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Sexuality Bonobo Female Dominance
2013-07-16 08:36:25

A new study has analyzed the dominance relations between male and female wild bonobos, taking particular interest in the high social status of some females, a rarity among most mammals.

Adolescent Male Chimps Strive To Be Alphas In Large Community
2012-09-20 11:07:06

An Ohio University anthropologist reports the first observation of dominance relationships among adolescent male chimpanzees, which he attributes to the composition of their community.

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2011-06-14 07:47:13

Sex difference in the brain varies according to social status.

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2010-09-01 11:20:18

High social status and maternal support play an important role in the mating success of male bonobos.


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  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.