Vocal greeting during mother-infant reunions in a nocturnal primate, the gray mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus)

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Marina Scheumann; Sabrina Linn; Elke Zimmermann;
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Journal: Scientific Reports,volume 7 (issn: 2045-2322, eissn: 2045-2322)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-10417-8, pmc: PMC5583258
  • Subject: Q | R | Science | Medicine | Article
    mesheuropmc: education | otorhinolaryngologic diseases

Abstract In human societies, ritualized greeting behavior includes gestural and vocal displays to signal the social acceptance of an encountering person. These displays are universal across cultures suggesting a pre-human origin. Vocal greeting displays are only reporte... View more
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