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I Wanna Talk Like You (oo)
2011-12-17 04:20:18

The role of social structure in animal communication is hotly debated. Non-human primates seem to be born with a range of calls and sounds which is dependent upon their species. But overlying this there seems to be some flexibility - you can tell where a gibbon lives by its accent. New research published in Biomed Central's open access journal BMC Evolutionary Biology used Campbell's monkeys to look in detail at the nature versus nurture question and showed that non-human primate 'language',...


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Campbell’s Mona Monkey, Cercopithecus campbelli
2012-06-28 20:01:58

Campbell’s mona monkey (Cercopithecus campbelli) is a primate that can be found in many areas including the Ivory Coast, Ghana, Senegal, and Liberia. Its other common names include Campbell’s monkey and Campbell’s guenon. In 2009, studies revealed that this monkey might have advanced communication skills. It previously held Lowe’s mona monkey as a subspecies. Campbell’s mona monkey appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern”. Image Caption:...

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2007-01-01 11:35:04

The Wolf's Mona monkey or Wolf's Guenon, Cercopithecus wolfi, is an Old World monkey in the Cercopithecidae family.

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