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Patterns of predation by chimpanzees on red colobus monkeys in Gombe National Park, 1982-1991.
Predatory patterns in wild chimpanzees are important evidence in the continuing debate about the role of hunting in the behavior of early hominids. Data are presented on the predator-prey ecology ofExpand
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The Social Behavior of Chimpanzees and Bonobos: Empirical Evidence and Shifting Assumptions1
As our closest living relatives, chimpanzees and bonobos have been widely used as models of the behavior of early hominids. In recent years, as information on the social behavior and ecology ofExpand
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Averting biodiversity collapse in tropical forest protected areas
The rapid disruption of tropical forests probably imperils global biodiversity more than any other contemporary phenomenon. With deforestation advancing quickly, protected areas are increasinglyExpand
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The Capped Langur in Bangladesh: Behavioral Ecology and Reproductive Tactics
Study animal, study site and methods ranging behaviour activity patterns feeding ecology inter-group social behaviour population dynamics, dispersal and inter-group relations.
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HUNTING DECISIONS IN WILD CHIMPANZEES
While field studies of wild chimpanzees have investigated the proximate determinants of hunting success, little attention has been paid to the decision to hunt. We present evidence from GombeExpand
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Behavioral Ecology of Sympatric Chimpanzees and Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda: Diet
Via a field study of chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) and gorillas (Gorilla gorilla beringei) in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda, we found that their diets are seasonallyExpand
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Chimpanzee and Red Colobus: The Ecology of Predator and Prey
Primates as predators and as prey an African forest the hunters chimpanzees as predators red colobus monkeys as prey before the attack confrontation the impact of predation why do chimpanzees hunt?Expand
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The influence of chimpanzee predation on group size and anti-predator behaviour in red colobus monkeys
The extent to which predation influences the grouping patterns and behavioural ecology of non-human primates is a matter of continuing debate, but there are few field studies in which predation hasExpand
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Intergroup Aggression in Chimpanzees and Humans [and Comments and Replies]
The occurrence of fatal attacks during intergroup encounters among chimpanzees suggests that certain aspects of chimpanzee and human intergroup aggression may be explicable in similar ways. ThisExpand
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Hunting and Nuclear Families: Some Lessons from the Hadza about Men's Work
Hadza hunter-gatherers display economic and social features usually assumed to indicate the dependence of wives and children on provisioning husbands and fathers. The wives and children of betterExpand
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