General Gregariousness and Specific Social Preferences among Wild Chimpanzees

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Wild chimpanzees form temporary parties that vary in size and composition. Previous studies have revealed considerable intraspecific variation in party compositions. We examined patterns of association among age, sex, and reproductive classes of chimpanzees at Ngogo in the Kibale National Park, Uganda. We employed a class-based association index and a… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1020760616641

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@article{Pepper2004GeneralGA, title={General Gregariousness and Specific Social Preferences among Wild Chimpanzees}, author={John W. Pepper and J. Mitani and David P. Watts}, journal={International Journal of Primatology}, year={2004}, volume={20}, pages={613-632} }