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2009-04-08 10:18:52

German researchers announced on Tuesday that female chimpanzees mate more often with males who give the meat. Conducted in the Taï National Park, Côte d'Ivoire, Cristina M. Gomes and Christophe Boesch found that females copulate more with males who give them meat more often as opposed to never. Gomes told Reuters that, "Our results strongly suggest that wild chimpanzees exchange meat for sex, and do so on a long-term basis." "Males who shared meat...