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Nut-cracking behaviour in wild-born, rehabilitated bonobos (Pan paniscus): a comprehensive study of hand-preference, hand grips and efficiency

Authors: Johanna Neufuss, Tatyana Humle, Andrea Cremaschi, Tracy L. Kivell
There has been an enduring interest in primate tool-use and manipulative abilities, most often with the goal of providing insight into the evolution of human manual dexterity, right-hand preference, ... read more

Patterns of milk macronutrients and bioactive molecules across lactation in a western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla) and a Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii). 
 

Authors: Michael L. Power, Jay Schulkin, Heather Drought, Lauren Milligan, Katie L. Murtough, Robin M. Bernstein
In our paper, we measure the macronutrient and hormone content of longitudinal milk samples collected from one captive gorilla and one captive orangutan. These aspects of milk composition influence ... read more

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Neufuss, J., Humle, T., Cremaschi, A., Kivell, T.L. Nut-cracking behaviour in wild-born, rehabilitated bonobos ( Pan paniscus ): a comprehensive study of hand-preference, hand grips and efficiency. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.22589
Link: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ajp.22589/abstract

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