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    • Bonobos extract meaning from call sequences 

      Clay, Zanna; Zuberbuehler, Klaus (2011-04-27) - Journal article
      Studies on language-trained bonobos have revealed their remarkable abilities in representational and communication tasks. Surprisingly, however, corresponding research into their natural communication has largely been ...
    • Communication during sex among female bonobos : effects of dominance, solicitation and audience 

      Clay, Zanna; Zuberbuehler, Klaus (2012-03-01) - Journal article
      Bonobo females frequently form close bonds, which give them social power over other group members. One potential mechanism to facilitate female bonding is the performance of sexual interactions. Using naturalistic observations ...
    • Multi-modal use of a socially directed call in Bonobos 

      Genty, Emilie Juliette Pauline; Clay, Zanna; Hobaiter, Cat; Zuberbuehler, Klaus (2014-01-15) - Journal article
      ‘Contest hoots’ are acoustically complex vocalisations produced by adult and subadult male bonobos (Pan paniscus). These calls are often directed at specific individuals and regularly combined with gestures and other body ...
    • Vocal communication in bonobos (Pan paniscus) : studies in the contexts of feeding and sex 

      Clay, Zanna (University of St Andrews, 2011-06) - Thesis
      Despite having being discovered nearly 80 years ago, bonobos (Pan paniscus) are still one of the least well understood of the great apes, largely remaining in the shadow of their better known cousins, the chimpanzees (Pan ...