What perceptual rules do capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella) follow in completing partly occluded figures?

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Capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella) matched a variety of rodlike figures, distinguishable only by their central portions. The monkeys were then tested for perceptual completion rules by examining which comparison figures they would choose as matching the sample with the critical central portion occluded by a horizontal belt. In Experiment 1, the monkeys… (More)

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@article{Fujita2005WhatPR, title={What perceptual rules do capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella) follow in completing partly occluded figures?}, author={Kazuo Fujita and Anne Giersch}, journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Animal behavior processes}, year={2005}, volume={31 4}, pages={387-98} }