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The Spotted Hyena (Crocuta crocuta) as a Model System for Study of the Evolution of Intelligence

Kay E. Holekamp, Sharleen T. Sakai and Barbara L. Lundrigan.

in Journal of Mammalogy

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 8009 words.

Large brains and great intelligence are metabolically costly, but the social complexity hypothesis suggests that these traits were favored nonetheless in primates by selection pressures...

Estimating detection and density of the Andean cat in the high Andes

Juan Reppucci, Beth Gardner and Mauro Lucherini.

in Journal of Mammalogy

February 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology; Animal Ecology; Animal Physiology; Mammalogy. 5840 words.

The Andean cat (Leopardus jacobita) is one of the most endangered, yet least known, felids. Although the Andean cat is considered at risk of extinction, rigorous quantitative population...