New publication from Mielke et al.
Congratulations to our Post-Doctoral Fellow Dr Alex Mielke on the publication of the final chapter of his PhD research, Consistency of Social Interactions in Sooty Mangabeys and Chimpanzees,
published on 22nd January 2021 in Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution.
Citation: Mielke, A., Preis, A., Samuni, L., Gogarten, J.F., Lester, J.D., Crockford, C. and Wittig, R.M. 2021. Consistency of Social Interactions in Sooty Mangabeys and Chimpanzees. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 8:603677.
Check out the following Twitter thread from Alex Mielke to discover more about the publication:
New paper out based on our preprint: https://t.co/jL5kpfwh3R We suggest a method to quantify consistency in interaction partner choice, & show variation between behaviours is similar in mangabeys & chimps:
fidelity for aggression & grooming, inconsistency for spatial proximity
— Alex Mielke (@MielkeAlexander) January 22, 2021