Table 6.

Mediolateral reaction forces in linear locomotion (in body weight units)

Forelimb Hindlimb
LateralMedialLateralMedial
L. catta
    Ground, linear--0.152±0.061 (37)0.159±0.032 (4)-0.206±0.078 (44)
    Branch, linear0.046±0.027 (22)-0.032±0.016 (3)0.096±0.07 (11)-0.054±0.015 (10)
E. patas
    Ground, linear--0.087±0.018 (10)
  • Values are means ± s.d. (N).

    Lemur data from Carlson et al. (2005); patas monkey data from Schmitt (2003a).