The 84th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (2015)


Session 4. Primate Behavior. Contributed Podium Presentations. Chair: Amanda Melin

March 26, 2015 , Grand Ballroom E/F/G Add to calendar
8:00 Add to calendar Muscle functional morphology of comparative primate locomotor modes: Implications for the study of human fossils. Cassandra M. Turcotte, Josep Potau, Rui Diogo.
8:15 Add to calendar Lateralization and Performance Asymmetries in the Termite Fishing of Wild Chimpanzees in the Goualougo Triangle, Republic of Congo. Crickette M. Sanz, David Morgan, William Hopkins.
8:30 Add to calendar Behavioral flexibility in orangutans: How sociality is modulated at different levels by fruit availability, demographics, and life history in a wild population on Borneo. Caitlin A. O'Connell, Cheryl D. Knott.
8:45 Add to calendar Examining the links among fruit signals, nutritional value, and the sensory behaviors of wild capuchin monkeys (Cebus capucinus). Amanda D. Melin, Mika Shirasu, Yuka Matsushita, Monica S. Myers, Mackenzie L. Bergstrom, Vivek Venkataraman, Jessica M. Rothman, Linda M. Fedigan, Kazushige Touhara, Shoji Kawamura.
9:00 Add to calendar Intergroup variation in estrogenic plant consumption for the black-and-white colobus monkey of Kibale National Park, Uganda. Kathryn M. Benavidez, Tara R. Harris, Michael D. Wasserman, Colin A. Chapman, Dale C. Leitman, Jessica Rothman.
9:15 Add to calendar Unpacking proximate mechanisms of cooperation: The role of oxytocin and other hormones in meat sharing among Tsimane’ hunters. Adrian V. Jaeggi, Benjamin C. Trumble, Hillard S. Kaplan, Michael Gurven.
9:30 Add to calendar The adaptive value of male relationships in the chimpanzees of Gombe National Park, Tanzania. Joseph T. Feldblum, Christopher Krupenye, Emily E. Wroblewski, Rebecca S. Rudicell, Beatrice H. Hahn, Anne E. Pusey, Ian C. Gilby.
9:45 Add to calendar Prey Switching by Chimpanzees at Ngogo, Kibale National Park. David P. Watts, John C. Mitani.
10:00 Break
10:15 Add to calendar The evolution of subordination and social complexity: an analysis of power in Verreaux’s sifaka. Rebecca J. Lewis.
10:30 Add to calendar The Influence of Fighting Ability and Reproduction in Intersexual Relationships in Verreaux’s Sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi). Kathryn M. Ortiz, Rebecca J. Lewis.
10:45 Add to calendar Rate of agonism may be the only useful predictor of despotic dominance hierarchies. Andreas Koenig, Clara J. Scarry, Brandon C. Wheeler, Carola Borries.
11:00 Add to calendar Alternative routes to reproductive success may explain male cooperation in a primate population (Cebus capucinus) with high reproductive skew. Eva C. Wikberg, Katharine M. Jack, Fernando A. Campos, Akiko Sato, Mackenzie L. Bergstrom, Tomohide Hiwatashi, Shoji Kawamura, Linda M. Fedigan.
11:15 Add to calendar Chimpanzee hand-clasp grooming, a socially learned tradition, as a marker of social relationship. Richard W. Wrangham, Zarin P. Machanda, Andrew Bernard, Ronan Donovan, Ian Gilby, Jeremiah Rosen, Martin Muller.
11:30 Add to calendar Red-hot males: Sexual strategies of high-ranking male rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta). Krista M. Milich, Constance Dubuc, Sandra Winters, William L. Allen, Kevin A. Rosenfield, Sophia Graham, James P. Higham, Dario Maestripieri.
11:45 Add to calendar The effects of paternity and male rank on male-immature relationships in the mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei). Stacy Rosenbaum, Joan B. Silk, Jean Paul Hirwa, Linda Vigilant, Tara S. Stoinski.