Age differences in social interactions of young males in a chimpanzee unit-group at the Mahale Mountains National Park, Tanzania

Abstract

The behavior and social interactions of young male chimpanzees were studied in relation to their age change. The data were obtained at the Mahale Mountains National Park, during a four-month period in 1986. Early adolescent males, becoming independent of their mothers, spend a long time near adults of both sexes. Late adolescent males are not tolerated by… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02381256

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