Re: AAT Theory

David L Burkhead (
2 Oct 1995 19:56:15 GMT

In article <> writes:
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>Richard Byrne (Oxford Univ.Press,1995,p.156) in "The thinking ape" writes:
>"Chimpanzees regularly display at leopards,which show a healthy fear of
>them.In some West African areas,chimpanzees use branches as weapons with
>which to attack leopards;even lions,much bigger than leopards,are followed
>with interest and subject to aggressive display by chimpanzees".

Ah! Then there must be more overlap between chimpanzee habitats
and lion habitats than I had been aware of. (My experience with
chimpanzees centers mostly around the more forest bound ones.)

David L. Burkhead

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