Baehren, L. 2022. Saying “goodbye” to the conundrum of leave-taking: a cross-disciplinary review. Humanit Soc Sci Commun 9, 46.

Bobe, R., d’Oliveira Coelho, J., Carvalho, S., Leakey, M. 2022. Early Hominins and Paleoecology of the Koobi Fora Formation, Lake Turkana Basin, Kenya, In (Eds.) Reynolds S., Bobe R. African paleoecology and human evolution. Cambridge University Press. 311-331.

Bobe, R., Aldeias, V., Alemseged, Z., Archer, W., Aumaître, G., Bamford, M.K., Biro, D., Bourlès, D.L., Braun, D.R., Capelli, C., d’Oliveira Coelho, J., Habermann, J.M., Head, J.J., Keddadouche, K., Kupczik, K., Lebatard, A.-E., Lüdecke, T., Macôa, A., Martínez, F.I., Mathe, J., Mendes, C., Meira Paulo, L., Pinto, M., Püschel, T.A., Tátá Regala, F., Sier, M., Ferreira da Silva, M.J., Stalmans, M., Carvalho, S., (Preprint, 2022). The first Miocene fossils from coastal woodlands in the southern East African Rift. bioRxiv

Carvalho, S., Wessling, E., Abwe, E. E., Almeida-Warren, K., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Danquah, E., Diallo, M.S., Hobaiter, C., Hockings, K., Humle, T., Ikemeh, R.A., Kalan, A.K., Luncz, L., Ohashi, G., Pascual-Garrido, A., Piel, A., Samuni, L., Sanz, C., Koops, K. 2022. Using non-human culture in conservation requires careful and concerted action. Conservation Letters, e12860.

Curate, F., Navega, D., Cunha, E., d’Oliveira Coelho, J. 2022. DXAGE 2.0 — adult age at death estimation using bone loss in the proximal femur and the second metacarpal. International Journal of Legal Medicine

Hammond, P., Lewis-Bevan. L., Biro, D., Carvalho, S. 2022. Risk perception and terrestriality in primates: a quasi-experiment through habituation of chacma baboons (Papio ursinus) in Gorongosa National Park, Mozambique. American Journal of Biological Anthropology, ajpa.24567

Kast, E.R., Griffiths, M.L., Kim, S.L., Rao, Z.C., Shimada, K., Becker, M.A., Maisch, H.M., Eagle, R.A., Clarke, C.A., Neumann, A.N., Karnes, M.E., Lüdecke, T., Leichliter, J.N., Martínez-García, A., Akhtar, A.A., Wang, X.T., Haug, G.H., Sigman, D.M., 2022. Cenozoic megatooth sharks occupied extremely high trophic positions. Science Advances. 8, eabl6529.

Mielke, A., Carvalho, S. (Preprint, 2022) Chimpanzee play sequences are structured hierarchically as games. bioRxiv

Santander S., Molinaro L., Mutti G., Martinez F., Mathe J., Ferreira da Silva M.J., Aldeias V., Alemseged Z., Archer W., Bamford M., Biro D., Bobe R., Braun D.R., Hammond P., Lüdecke T., Pinto M., Paulo L.M., Stalmans M., Tátá F., Bertolini F., Molte I., Raveane A., Pagani L., Carvalho S., Capelli C. (2022). Genomic variation in baboons from central Mozambique unveils complex evolutionary relationships with other Papio species. BMC Ecol Evo 22, 44.

Schofield, D., Albery, G., Firth, J., Mielke, A., Hayashi, M., Matsuzawa, T., Biro, D., Carvalho, S. (In review). Automated face recognition using deep neural networks produces robust primate social networks and sociality measures (submitted for Special issue Methods in Ecology and Evolution).

Scott, G. R., Navega, D., d'Oliveira Coelho, J., Vlemincq-Mendieta, T., Kenessey, D., Pilloud, M.A.. 2022. Tooth morphology and population affinity: testing rASUDAS2 on modern African and European-derived samples. American Journal of Biological Anthropology 177(S73):164–165.

Almeida-Warren, K., Braun, D.R. and Carvalho, S., 2021. The DistoX2: A methodological solution to archaeological mapping in poorly accessible environments. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports35, p.102688.

Bain, M., Nagrani, A., Schofield, D., Berdugo, S., Bessa, J., Owen, J., Hockings, K.J., Matsuzawa, T., Hayashi, M., Biro, D., Carvalho, S., Zisserman, A., 2021. Automated audiovisual behavior recognition in wild primates. Science Advances, 7(46), eabi4883.

Bobe, R., Wood, B. 2021. Estimating origination times from the early hominin fossil record. Evolutionary Anthropology 1-11.

Carvalho, S. 2021. No Country for Old Archaeology: Comment on Archaeology of the Perishable. Current Anthropology.

Curate, F., d’Oliveira Coelho, J., Silva A. M., 2021. CalcTalus: an online decision support system for the estimation of sex with the calcaneus and talus. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences. 13:74.

d’Oliveira Coelho, J., Anemone R. L., Carvalho S., 2021. Unsupervised learning of satellite images enhances discovery of late Miocene fossil sites in the Urema Rift, Gorongosa, Mozambique. PeerJ 9:e11573. 

Dumouchel, L., Bobe, R., Wynn, J. G., Barr, W. A. 2021. The environments of Australopithecus anamensis at Allia Bay, Kenya: A multiproxy analysis of early Pliocene Bovidae. Journal of Human Evolution 151: 102928.

Geraads, D., Reed, D., Barr, W.A., Bobe, R., Stamos, P. and Alemseged, Z. (2021). Plio‐Pleistocene mammals from Mille‐Logya, Ethiopia, and the post‐Hadar faunal change. Journal of Quaternary Science

Lanzarone, P., Garrison, E., Bobe, R., Getahun, A., Assefa. Z. (2021). Paleoanthropological sites of the Upper Awash River basin: Fanta, Gemeda and Koche, preliminary results. Quaternary International

Massen, J.J.M., Mielke, A. (2021). Third-Party Interactions. In: Vonk J., Shackelford T. (eds) Encyclopedia of Animal Cognition and Behavior. Springer, Cham.

Mielke, A., Bruchmann, C., Schülke, O., & Ostner, J. 2021. Grooming interventions in female rhesus macaques as social niche construction. BioRxiv: 173, 105-114.

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.

Pascual-Garrido, A.Almeida-Warren, K. 2021. Archaeology of the Perishable: Ecological Constraints and Cultural Variants in Chimpanzee Termite Fishing. Current Anthropology.

Püschel H.P., Bertrand O., O’Reilly J.E., Bobe R.Püschel T.A. 2021. Divergence-time estimates for hominins provide insight into encephalization and body mass trends in human evolution. Nat Ecol Evol.

Solórzano, A., Encinas, A., Kramarz, A., Carrasco, G., Montoya-Sanhueza, G. and Bobe, R., 2021. Late early Miocene mammals from Laguna del Laja, Cura-Mallín Formation, south-central Chile (∼ 37° S) and their biogeographical and paleoenvironmental significance. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, p.103544.



  1. Almeida-Warren, K., Matsuzawa, T., Carvalho, S. (2021). Landscaping the behavioural ecology of primate stone tool use. BioRxiv, 2021.08.24.457369.

  2. Mielke, A. & Samuni, L. (2021, April 26). Accuracy and Precision of Social Relationship Indices. BioRxiv

  3. Morley, J., Bucchi, A., Lorenzo, C. & Püschel, T. A. (Under review). Characterizing the body morphology of the first metacarpal in the Homininae using 3D geometric morphometrics. American Journal of Physical Anthropology (available as pre-print in bioRxiv

Alemseged, Z., Wynn, J., Geraads, D., Reed, D., Barr, W.A., Bobe, R., McPherron, S. Deino, A. Alene, M., Sier, M., Roman, D., Mohan, J. 2020. Fossils from Mille-Logya, Afar, Ethiopia, elucidate the link between Pliocene environmental changes and Homo origins. Nature Communications.11:2480

Bucchi, A., Püschel, T. A., Lorenzo, C., & Marcé-Nogué, J. 2020. Finite element analysis of the proximal phalanx of the thumb in Hominoidea during simulated stone tool use. Comptes Rendus Palevol, 19(2), 26–39.

Bobe, R., Braun, D.R., Behrensmeyer, A.K., Harris, J.W.K. 2020. Introduction: Hominin paleobiology in the early Pleistocene Okote Member, Koobi Fora Formation, Kenya. Journal of Human Evolution 145: 102811.

Bobe R., Manthi F.K., Ward C., Plavcan M., Carvalho S. 2020. The ecology of Australopithecus anamensis in the Early Pliocene of Kanapoi, Kenya. Journal of Human Evolution 140: 102717.

Bobe R., Martinez F., Carvalho S. 2020. Primate adaptations and evolution in the southern African Rift Valley. Evolutionary Anthropology

Bucchi A., Püschel T.A., Lorenzo C., Marcé-Nogué J. In press. Finite element analysis of the proximal phalanx of the thumb in Hominoidea during simulated stone tool use. Comptes rendus Palevol.

Carvalho, S., 2020. Anonymous Peer Review: Truth or Trolling? Scientific American. September 2020.

Carvalho S., Bertolani P. (2020) Bill McGrew. In: Vonk J., Shackelford T. (eds) Encyclopedia of Animal Cognition and Behavior. Springer, Cham.

d'Oliveira Coelho J., Anemone R. L., Carvalho, S. 2020. Filling Gaps in Primate Evolution: Machine Learning Approaches for Automated Fossil Site Discovery in Gorongosa, Mozambique. Folia Primatologica91(3), 251–252.

d’Oliveira Coelho, J., Curate, F., Navega, D., 2020. Osteomics: Decision support systems for forensic anthropologists. In: Obertová, Z., Stewart, A., Cattaneo, C. (Eds.), Statistics and Probability in Forensic Anthropology. Academic Press, pp. 259–273.

Dorans E. R., d'Oliveira Coelho J., Anemone R. L., Bobe R., Carvalho S., Forrest F., Braun D. R. 2020. Using remote sensing and machine learning to reconstruct paleoenvironmental features in the Koobi Fora Formation. American Journal of Physical Anthropology171, 73–73.

Dumouchel, L., Bobe, R. 2020. Paleoecological implications of dental mesowear and hypsodonty in fossil ungulates from Kanapoi. Journal of Human Evolution 140, 102548.

Gba, B. C., Bene, J.-C. K., Gone Bi, Z. B., Mielke, A., Kone, I. 2020. Within-group spatial position and activity budget dynamics of wild female and male sooty mangabeys (Cercocebus atys) in Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences, 13:7.

Geraads, D., Bobe, R. 2020. Suidae from Kanapoi. Journal of Human Evolution 140, 102337.

Geraads, D., Bobe, R. 2020. Ruminants (Giraffidae and Bovidae) from Kanapoi. Journal of Human Evolution 140, 102383.

Julle-Danière, E. C. C., Whitehouse, J., Mielke, A., Vrij, A., Gustafsson, E., Micheletta, J., Waller, B.M. 2020. Are there non-verbal signals of guilt? PLoS ONE. 10.1371/journal.pone.0231756

Lightfoot, E., Jones, P.J., Joglekar, P.P., Tames-Demauras, M., Smith, E., Muschinski, J., Shinde, V., Singh, R.N., Jones, M.K., O'Connell, T.C. and Petrie, C.A., 2020. Feeding the herds: Stable isotope analysis of animal diet and its implication for understanding social organisation in the Indus Civilisation, Northwest India. Archaeological Research in Asia24, p.100212.

Luncz L.V., van de Waal E. Cultural transmission in dispersing primates. In: Chimpanzees in context. Cambridge University Press, in press.

Marcé-Nogué, J., Püschel, T. A., Daasch, A., and Kaiser, T. M. (2020). Broad-scale morpho-functional traits of the mandible suggest no hard food adaptation in the hominin lineage. Sci Rep 10, 1–11. doi:10.1038/s41598-020-63739-5.

Mielke, A., Crockford, C., Wittig, R.M. 2020. Predictability in association patterns of sooty mangabeys. Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology. 74: 46. 10.1007/s00265-020-2829-y

Negash, E.W., Alemseged, Z., Bobe, R., Grine, F., Sponheimer, M., Wynn, J.G., 2020. Dietary trends in herbivores from the Shungura Formation, southwestern Ethiopia. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117: 21921,

Pascual-Garrido, A. & Almeida-Warren, K. (In Press). Group-specific use of raw material for termite fishing tools by Tanzanian chimpanzees: Ecological constraints and cultural variants. Current Anthropology.

Pascual-Garrido, A., Scheffrahn, R. 2020. Dietary Stasis: Four decades on, Mahale chimpanzees still favour Macrotermes. Pan Africa News

Püschel, T.A., Friess, M., and Manríquez, G. 2020. Morphological consequences of artificial cranial deformation: Modularity and integration. PLOS ONE 15, e0227362. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0227362

Püschel, T.A., Marcé-Nogué, J., Chamberlain, A.T., Yoxall, A., Sellers, W.I., 2020. The biomechanical importance of the scaphoid-centrale fusion during simulated knuckle-walking and its implications for human locomotor evolution. Scientific Reports. 10, 1–7.

Püschel, T.A., Marcé-Nogué, J., Gladman, J., Patel, B., Almécija, S., Sellers, W.I., 2020. Getting its feet on the ground: elucidating Paralouatta's semi-terrestriality using the virtual morpho-functional toolbox. Frontiers in Earth Science. 8.

Richmond, B., Green, D., Lague, M., Chirchir, H., Behrensmeyer, A.K., Bobe, R., Bamford, M., Griffin, N., Gunz, P., Mbua, E., Merritt, S., Pobiner, B., Kiura, P., Kibunjia, M., Harris, J.W.K., Braun, D. 2020. The upper limb of Paranthropus boisei from Ileret, Kenya. Journal of Human Evolution 141, 102727.

Rodrigues, H., Ramos, R., Fagundes, L., Galego, O., Navega, D., d’Oliveira Coelho, J., Alves, F.C., Cunha, E., 2020. Mastoid, middle ear and inner ear analysis in CT scan – a possible contribution for the identification of remains. Medicine, Science and the Law. 60, 102–111.

Villaseñor, A., Bobe, R. and Behrensmeyer, A.K., 2020. Middle Pliocene hominin distribution patterns in Eastern Africa. Journal of Human Evolution147, p.102856.

Wittig, R.M., Mielke, A., Lester, J., Crockford, C. 2020. Endurance and flexibility of close social relationships: comparing chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) and sooty mangabeys (Cercocebus atys). Eds: Lydia Hopper & Steve Ross, Chimpanzees in Context: A Comparative Perspective on Chimpanzee Behavior, Cognition, Conservation, and Welfare, University of Chicago Press.

Wynn, J.G., Alemseged, Z., Bobe, R., Grine, F.E., Negash, E.W., Sponheimer, M., 2020. Isotopic evidence for the timing of the dietary shift toward C4 foods in eastern African Paranthropus. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117: 21978,


Submitted/under review

  1. Bobe , R., Wood, B. (In review). Estimating origination times from the early hominin fossil record. Evolutionary Anthropology.

  2. Bucchi, A., Püschel, T. A., Profico, A. & Lorenzo, C. (In review). Modularity of the Wrist in Extant Hominids. Journal of Human Evolution (available as pre-print in Preprints doi: 10.20944/preprints202004.0474.v1 .)

  3. Morley, J., Bucchi, A., Lorenzo, C. & Püschel, T. A. (In review). Characterizing the body morphology of the first metacarpal in the Homininae using 3D geometric morphometrics. American Journal of Physical Anthropology (available as pre-print in bioRxiv )

  4. Püschel H.P., Bertrand O., O’Reilly J.E., Bobe R., Püschel T.A.  (Submitted). A Total Evidence approach to estimate divergence times in hominins: Assessing body mass and encephalization trends in human evolution. Nature Ecology and Evolution



  1. Mielke, A., Waller, B., Perez, C. J., Duboscq, J., & Micheletta, J. (2020, November 13). NetFACS: Using network science to understand facial communication systems. PsyArXiv

  2. Tkaczynski, P.J., Mielke, A., Samuni, L., Preis, A., Wittig, R.M., Crockford, C. (2020). Long-term repeatability in social behaviours suggests stable social phenotypes in wild chimpanzees. bioRxiv 2020.02.12.945857; doi:


Ammer, S., d'Oliveira Coelho, J. and Cunha, E. M. (2019). Outline Shape Analysis on the Trochlear Constriction and Olecranon Fossa of the Humerus: Insights for Sex Estimation and a New Computational Tool. J Forensic Sci.

Bobe, René, and Carvalho, Susana (2019). Hominin diversity and high environmental variability in the Okote Member, Koobi Fora Formation, Kenya. Journal of Human Evolution.

Carvalho S. and Almeida-Warren K. (2019). Primate Archaeology. In: Choe, J.C. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, (2nd ed.). vol. 1, pp. 397–407. Elsevier, Academic Press. ISBN: 9780128132517.

Carvalho, Susana, and Beardmore-Herd, Megan (2019). Technological Origins: Primate Perspectives and Early Hominin Tool Use in Africa. In: Oxford Research Encyclopedia of African History. Oxford University Press. Article published February 2019. doi:

d’Oliveira Coelho, J., Curate, F., 2019. CADOES: An interactive machine-learning approach for sex estimation with the pelvis. Forensic Science International. 302, 109873.

Gogarten, J. F., Düx, A., Mubemba, B., Pléh, K., Hoffmann, C., Mielke, A., ... & Leendertz, F. H. (2019). Tropical rainforest flies carrying pathogens form stable associations with social non‐human primates. Molecular Ecology, 4242-4258.

Gonçalves A. & Carvalho S (2019). Death among Primates: A review of non-human primate interactions towards their dead and dying. Biological Reviews.

Gumert M, Tan A., Luncz LV, Chua C, Kulik L, Switzer A, Haslam M, Iriki A, Malaivijitnond S. In press. Prevalence of tool behavior is associated with pelage phenotype in intraspecific hybrid long-tailed macaques (Macaca fascicularis aurea x M.f. fascicularis). Behaviour.

Luncz, L.V., Gill, M., Proffitt, T., Svensson, M.S., Kulik, L., Malaivijitnond, S., 2019. Group-specific archaeological signatures of stone tool use in wild macaques. eLife. 8:e46961. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.46961

Luncz L. V., Mundry R., Soiret S., Boesch C. Cultural Diversity of Nut-Cracking Behaviour Between Two Populations of Wild Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes verus) in the Côte d’Ivoire (2019). In: The Chimpanzees of the Taï forest: 40 Years of Research. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 9781108674218.

Martinez F.I., Capelli C., Ferreira da Silva J.M., Aldeias V., Alemseged Z., Archer W., Bamford M., Biro D., Bobe R. Braun D.R., Cunha E., Habermann J., Luedecke T., Madiquida H., Mathe J. Negash E., Paulo L.M., Pinto M., Stalmans M., Tátá F, & Carvalho S. (2019). Gorongosa baboon’s phenostructure and its implications for hominin evolutionary studies. Journal of Human Evolution, 130: 1-20.

Mielke, A, Crockford, C., Wittig, R.M. 2019. Rank changes in female chimpanzees in Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire. Eds.: R.M. Wittig & C. Boesch, The Chimpanzees of the Taï Forest, Cambridge University Press, 290-300.

Mielke, A., Wittig, R.M., Crockford, C. 2019, Snake alarm calls as public goods games in sooty mangabeys.Animal Behaviour, 158, 201-209.

Patterson, D.B., Braun, D.R., Allen, K., Barr, W.A., Behrensmeyer, A.K., Biernat, M., Lehmann, S.B., Maddox, T., Manthi, F.K., Merritt, S.R., Morris, S.E., O’Brien, K., Reeves, J.S., Wood, B.A., Bobe, R. 2019. Comparative isotopic evidence from East Turkana supports a dietary shift within the genus Homo. Nature Ecology & Evolution.

Pascual-Guarrido, A. (2019) Cultural variation between neighbouring communities of chimpanzees at Gombe, Tanzania. Scientific Reports, 9:8260.

Reynolds V, Pascual-Garrido A, Lloyd, A W, Lýons P and Hobaiter C. 2019 Possible mineral contributions to the diet and health of wild chimpanzees in three East African forests. American Journal of Primatology.

Russell B. Cutts, Sarah Hlubik, Ross Campbell, Jana Muschinski, Pamela Akuku, David R. Braun, David B. Patterson, Joseph J. O'Brien, Ervan Garrison, J.W.K. Harris, (2019). Thermal curved-fragments: A method for identifying anthropogenic fire in the archaeological record Journal of Archaeological Science, 106, p. 10-22.

Samuni, L., Mielke, A., Preis, A., Crockford, C., Wittig, R.M. 2019. Between-group competition enhances chimpanzee in-group cohesion. International Journal of Primatology.

Schoeninger MJ, McGrew WC, Phillips CA. 2019. Archaeological implications of diet in non-human primates.  In: The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of Diet. Lee-Thorp J, Katzenburg A (Eds), DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199694013.013.28.

Schofield D.,Nagrani A., Zisserman A., Hayashi M., Matsuzawa T., Biro D., Carvalho S. 2019. Wild Chimpanzee Face Detection, Tracking and Recognition from Video using Deep Learning. Science Advances.

Sirianni G., Luncz L. V., Gratton P. An energetic model of foraging optimization by hammer selection during nut cracking in wild chimpanzees. (2019). In: The Chimpanzees of the Taï forest: 40 Years of Research. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 9781108674218.

Solórzano, A., Encinas, A., Bobe, R., Maximiliano, R., Carrasco, G. 2019. The Early to late Middle Miocene mammalian assemblages from the Cura-Mallín Formation, at Lonquimay, southern Central Andes, Chile (∼38°S): Biogeographical and paleoenvironmental implications. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 102319.

Thibaud Gruber, Lydia Luncz, Julia Mörchen, Caroline Schuppli, Rachel L. Kendal & Kimberley Hockings. 2019. Cultural change in animals: a flexible behavioural adaptation to human disturbance. Behaviour. Palgrave Communications, 5, article: 9.

Thompson J.,Carvalho S., Marean C., Alemseged Z. (2019). The origins of the human predatory pattern: The transition to large animal exploitation by early hominins. Current Anthropology. (Target article with commentaries).

Tóth, A.B., Lyons, S.K., Barr, W.A., Behrensmeyer, A.K., Blois, J.L., Bobe, R., Davis, M., Du, A., Eronen, J.T., Faith, J.T., Fraser, D., Gotelli, N.J., Graves, G.R., Jukar, A.M., Miller, J.H., Pineda-Munoz, S., Soul, L.C., Villaseñor, A., Alroy, J., 2019. Reorganization of surviving mammal communities after the end-Pleistocene megafaunal extinction. Science. 365, 1305–1308.

Vilas-Boas D, Wasterlain SN, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Navega D, Gonçalves D. 2019. SPINNE: An app for human vertebral height estimation based on artificial neural networks. Forensic Science International. 298:121–130.


Bobe, René, and Carvalho, Susana (2018). The decline of Africa’s largest mammals: Did hominins play a role in the loss of megaherbivores? Science, 362, 5-6.

Carvalho S., Beardmore-herd M. (In press). Technological origins: Primate perspectives and Early hominin tool use. Oxford Encyclopaedia of African History. Springer.

Habermann J., Alemseged Z., Aldeias V., Archer W., Bamford M., Biro D., Braun D.R., Capelli C., Cunha E., Ferreira da Silva M.J., Luedecke T., Madiquida H., Martinez F., Mathe J., Negash E., Paulo L.M., Pinto M., Stalmans M., Tatá F., Wynn J., Bobe R. , Carvalho S. (2018). Gorongosa by the sea: first fossil sites from the Urema Rift and their coastal paleoenvironmental and paleoecological contexts. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. Online early view

Luncz L.V., Sirianni G., Mundry R., Boesch C. (2018): Costly culture: differences in nut-cracking efficiency between wild chimpanzee groups. Animal Behaviour, 137:63-73.

Martinez F.I., Capelli C., Ferreira da Silva J.M., Aldeias V., Alemseged Z., Archer W., Bamford M., Biro D., Bobe R. Braun D.R., Cunha E., Habermann J., Luedecke T., Madiquida H., Mathe J. Negash E., Paulo L.M., Pinto M., Stalmans M., Tátá F, Carvalho S. (Accepted). A missing piece of the Papio puzzle: Gorongosa baboon phenostructure and intrageneric relationships. Journal of Human Evolution.

Mendonça, R., Dahl C., Carvalho S., Matsuzawa T., Adachi I. (2018). Clear prosocial choice by chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) and its social determinants. PeerJ, 6:e5315.

Phillips C, Woolley C, Mann D, McGrew W.  2018. Disappearance rate of chimpanzee scats: Implications for census work on Pan troglodytes. African Journal of Ecology, DOI: 10.1111/aje.12501.

Proffitt, T., et al. & Luncz, L. (In press). Revisiting Panda 100, the first archaeological chimpanzee nut-cracking site. Journal of Human Evolution.

Proffitt T., Luncz L.V., Malaivijitnond S., Gumert M., Svensson M., Haslam M. (2018): Analysis of wild macaque stone tools used to crack oil palm nuts.Royal Society Open Science, DOI: 10.1098/rsos.171904.

Püschel, T.A., Marcé-Nogué, J., Gladman, J.T., Bobe, R., Sellers, W.I. (2018). Inferring locomotor behaviours in Miocene New World monkeys using finite element analysis, geometric morphometrics and machine-learning classification techniques applied to talar morphology. Journal of The Royal Society Interface 15 (146) 10.1098/rsif.2018.0520.

Thompson J., Carvalho S., Marean C., Alemseged Z. (In press). The origins of the human predatory pattern: The transition to large animal exploitation by early hominins. Current Anthropology.

Tibble L. & Carvalho S. (2018). Rethinking the evolution of property and possession: A review and methodological propositionEvolutionary Anthropology, 1-12.


Almeida-Warren, K., Sommer, V., Piel, A. and Pascual-Garrido, A. (2017) Raw material procurement for termite fishing tools by wild chimpanzees in the Issa valley, western Tanzania. American Journal of Physical Anthropology (Early view).

Luncz, L., Amanda Tan, Michael Haslam, Lars Kulik, Tomos Proffitt, Suchinda Malaivijitnond, Michael Gumert. (2017). Resource depletion through primate stone technologyeLife.

Luncz L., Haslam M.: Latent solutions` are untestable for early stone tools (2017): Current Anthropology, doi: 10.1086/693846 (comments).

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