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  • Feeding, ranging and social organisation of the Guinea baboon 

    Sharman, Martin John (University of St Andrews, 1982) - Thesis
    Before this study, the Guinea or Western baboon, Papio papio, was almost unknown in its natural environment. This thesis reports a nineteen-month field study of two troops of P. papio carried out in south-eastern Senegal. ...
  • Third-party ranks knowledge in wild vervet monkeys (Chlorocebus aethiops pygerythrus) 

    Borgeaud, Christele; van de Waal, Erica; Bshary, Redouan (2013-03-08) - Journal article
    The Machiavellian/Social Intelligence Hypothesis proposes that a complex social environment selected for advanced cognitive abilities in vertebrates. In primates it has been proposed that sophisticated social strategies ...
  • Wild chacma baboons (Papio ursinus) remember single foraging episodes 

    Noser, R.; Byrne, R.W. (2015-07) - Journal article
    Understanding animal episodic-like memory is important for tracing the evolution of the human mind. However, our knowledge about the existence and nature of episodic-like memory in non-human primates is minimal. We observed ...