The importance of colour vision for foraging strategies of primates and their relationship to the evolution of trichromatic colour vision


Grant Data
Project Title
The importance of colour vision for foraging strategies of primates and their relationship to the evolution of trichromatic colour vision
Principal Investigator
Professor Lucas, Peter William   (Principal investigator)
Duration
39
Start Date
1998-01-01
Completion Date
2001-03-31
Amount
1495060
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 7241/97M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
1997/1998
Status
Completed
Objectives
To study potential plant foods through the eyes of primates to spot the crucial advantages of trichromatism for feeding.