Social play of juvenile and adolescent chimpanzees in the Mahale Mountains National Park, Tanzania

Abstract

Social play of juvenile and adolescent chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) in the Mahale Mountains National Park, Tanzania, was studied, by analyzing processes of play and interindividual relationships in play. The results are discussed in relation to communication mechanisms. Play was initiated in several ways. Communication about play seems to… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02382452

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