Alban Lemasson

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vocal similarities and social bonds in Campbell's monkey (Cercopithecus campbelli)
    Alban Lemasson
    UMR 6552 CNRS, Ethologie Evolution Ecologie, Universite Rennes 1, Campus de Beaulieu, 35042 Rennes, France
    C R Biol 326:1185-93. 2003
  2. pmc Social and emotional values of sounds influence human (Homo sapiens) and non-human primate (Cercopithecus campbelli) auditory laterality
    Muriel Basile
    Universite Rennes 1, CNRS, UMR 6552 Ethologie Animale et Humaine, Paimpont, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e6295. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Age- and sex-dependent contact call usage in Japanese macaques
    Alban Lemasson
    Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR 6552, Universite de Rennes 1, CNRS, Station Biologique, 35380, Paimpont, France
    Primates 54:283-91. 2013
  4. pmc Youngsters do not pay attention to conversational rules: is this so for nonhuman primates?
    A Lemasson
    Universite de Rennes 1, Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR 6552 CNRS, Station Biologique, 35380, Paimpont, France
    Sci Rep 1:22. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Social partner discrimination based on sounds and scents in Asian small-clawed otters (Aonyx cinereus)
    A Lemasson
    Laboratoire d Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR 6552, Universite de Rennes 1 CNRS, Station Biologique, Paimpont, France
    Naturwissenschaften 100:275-9. 2013
  6. pmc Cross-taxa similarities in affect-induced changes of vocal behavior and voice in arboreal monkeys
    Alban Lemasson
    Universite de Rennes 1, Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR 6552 CNRS, Station Biologique de Paimpont, Paimpont, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e45106. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Horse (Equus caballus) whinnies: a source of social information
    Alban Lemasson
    Universite de Rennes 1, EthoS Ethologie animale et humaine, UMR 6552, C N R S, Station Biologique de Paimpont, 35380 Paimpont, France
    Anim Cogn 12:693-704. 2009
  8. pmc Social learning of vocal structure in a nonhuman primate?
    Alban Lemasson
    Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR CNRS, Universite de Rennes, Station Biologique, Paimpont, France
    BMC Evol Biol 11:362. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Female social relationships in a captive group of Campbell's monkeys (Cercopithecus campbelli campbelli)
    Alban Lemasson
    UMR 6552 Ethologie Evolution Ecologie, CNRS, Universite de Rennes, Paimpont, France
    Am J Primatol 68:1161-70. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Influence of sound specificity and familiarity on Japanese macaques' (Macaca fuscata) auditory laterality
    Alban Lemasson
    Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR 6552 C N R S, Universite de Rennes 1, France
    Behav Brain Res 208:286-9. 2010

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Vocal similarities and social bonds in Campbell's monkey (Cercopithecus campbelli)
    Alban Lemasson
    UMR 6552 CNRS, Ethologie Evolution Ecologie, Universite Rennes 1, Campus de Beaulieu, 35042 Rennes, France
    C R Biol 326:1185-93. 2003
    ..This preliminary study gives the first evidence of variant sharing between group members in primates...
  2. pmc Social and emotional values of sounds influence human (Homo sapiens) and non-human primate (Cercopithecus campbelli) auditory laterality
    Muriel Basile
    Universite Rennes 1, CNRS, UMR 6552 Ethologie Animale et Humaine, Paimpont, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e6295. 2009
    ..Moreover, the choice of sound stimuli and behavioural measures in such studies should be the focus of careful attention...
  3. doi request reprint Age- and sex-dependent contact call usage in Japanese macaques
    Alban Lemasson
    Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR 6552, Universite de Rennes 1, CNRS, Station Biologique, 35380, Paimpont, France
    Primates 54:283-91. 2013
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  4. pmc Youngsters do not pay attention to conversational rules: is this so for nonhuman primates?
    A Lemasson
    Universite de Rennes 1, Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR 6552 CNRS, Station Biologique, 35380, Paimpont, France
    Sci Rep 1:22. 2011
    ..Only adults displayed different levels of interest when hearing playbacks of vocal exchanges respecting or not the turn-taking rule. This study strengthens parallels between human conversations and nonhuman primate vocal exchanges...
  5. doi request reprint Social partner discrimination based on sounds and scents in Asian small-clawed otters (Aonyx cinereus)
    A Lemasson
    Laboratoire d Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR 6552, Universite de Rennes 1 CNRS, Station Biologique, Paimpont, France
    Naturwissenschaften 100:275-9. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Cross-taxa similarities in affect-induced changes of vocal behavior and voice in arboreal monkeys
    Alban Lemasson
    Universite de Rennes 1, Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR 6552 CNRS, Station Biologique de Paimpont, Paimpont, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e45106. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Horse (Equus caballus) whinnies: a source of social information
    Alban Lemasson
    Universite de Rennes 1, EthoS Ethologie animale et humaine, UMR 6552, C N R S, Station Biologique de Paimpont, 35380 Paimpont, France
    Anim Cogn 12:693-704. 2009
    ..Our results support the existence of social knowledge in horses and suggest a process of vocal coding/decoding of information...
  8. pmc Social learning of vocal structure in a nonhuman primate?
    Alban Lemasson
    Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR CNRS, Universite de Rennes, Station Biologique, Paimpont, France
    BMC Evol Biol 11:362. 2011
    ..Specifically, it has been difficult to rule out explanations based on genetic relatedness, suggesting that such vocal flexibility may not be the result of social learning...
  9. ncbi request reprint Female social relationships in a captive group of Campbell's monkeys (Cercopithecus campbelli campbelli)
    Alban Lemasson
    UMR 6552 Ethologie Evolution Ecologie, CNRS, Universite de Rennes, Paimpont, France
    Am J Primatol 68:1161-70. 2006
    ..Comparisons with the social organization of other captive and wild guenon groups are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Influence of sound specificity and familiarity on Japanese macaques' (Macaca fuscata) auditory laterality
    Alban Lemasson
    Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR 6552 C N R S, Universite de Rennes 1, France
    Behav Brain Res 208:286-9. 2010
    ..Our results support the role of experience in brain organisation and the importance of social factors to understand laterality evolution...
  11. doi request reprint Speed of call delivery is related to context and caller identity in Campbell's monkey males
    Alban Lemasson
    Ethologie Animale et Humaine, U M R 6552 C N R S, Universite de Rennes 1, Station Biologique, 35380, Paimpont, France
    Naturwissenschaften 97:1023-7. 2010
    ..Finally, there were individual differences in B series, suggesting that call rate potentially provides listeners with cues about the caller's anti-predator behaviour, event type experienced, and his identity...
  12. doi request reprint Acoustic variability and social significance of calls in female Campbell's monkeys (Cercopithecus campbelli campbelli)
    A Lemasson
    Université de Rennes 1, Unité Mixte de Recherche 6552 Centre de Recherche Scientifique, EthoS Ethologie animale et humaine, Station Biologique 35380 Paimpont, France
    J Acoust Soc Am 129:3341-52. 2011
    ..In accordance with Owren and Rendall's hypotheses, the level of individual distinctiveness was minimum for noisy pulsed calls and maximum for calls involved in affiliative interactions...
  13. pmc Attention to elders' voice in non-human primates
    Alban Lemasson
    Ethologie Animale et Humaine, Ethos, UMR6552 CNRS, Universite de Rennes 1, Station Biologique, 35380 Paimpont, France
    Biol Lett 6:328. 2010
    ..These findings show that attention to elders' vocal production appears in non-human primates, leading to new lines of questioning on human culture and language evolution...
  14. pmc Campbell's monkeys use affixation to alter call meaning
    Karim Ouattara
    Laboratoire EthoS Ethologie Animale et Humaine, UMR 6552 CNRS, Universite de Rennes 1, Station Biologique, Paimpont, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e7808. 2009
    ..We concluded that, when referring to specific external events, non-human primates can generate meaningful acoustic variation during call production that is functionally equivalent to suffixation in human language...
  15. ncbi request reprint Socially meaningful vocal plasticity in adult Campbell's monkeys (Cercopithecus campbelli)
    Alban Lemasson
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Ethologie Ecologie Evolution, Universite de Rennes 1, Rennes, France
    J Comp Psychol 119:220-9. 2005
    ..Data showed that monkeys were able to distinguish between the different types of variants, indicating that these calls form part of a long-term social memory...
  16. doi request reprint Age- and sex-specific patterns of vocal behavior in De Brazza's monkeys (Cercopithecus neglectus)
    Hélène Bouchet
    Université de Rennes1 CNRS, Station Biologique, Paimpont, France
    Am J Primatol 74:12-28. 2012
    ..These findings highlight the relative importance of phylogeny, morphology, and social system on the shaping of individual repertoires in nonhuman primates...
  17. doi request reprint Socially dependent auditory laterality in domestic horses (Equus caballus)
    Muriel Basile
    Universite de Rennes I, Ethos, Ethologie animale et humaine UMR 6552 CNRS Station Biologique de Paimpont, 35380, Paimpont, France
    Anim Cogn 12:611-9. 2009
    ..They open further lines of thought on the influence of the social "value" of calls and the listener's arousal on auditory processing and laterality...
  18. doi request reprint Sex differences in the vocal repertoire of adult red-capped mangabeys (Cercocebus torquatus): A multi-level acoustic analysis
    Hélène Bouchet
    UMR EthoS, Ethologie Animale et Humaine, Universite de Rennes, CNRS, Station Biologique de Paimpont, France
    Am J Primatol 72:360-75. 2010
    ..Sex differences in repertoire size, structural gradation, and call usage could reflect specificities of male-female social roles. We discuss the pertinence of these sex differences according to social system and habitat quality...
  19. doi request reprint Acoustic variability and individual distinctiveness in the vocal repertoire of red-capped mangabeys (Cercocebus torquatus)
    Hélène Bouchet
    Universite de Rennes 1, Paimpont, France
    J Comp Psychol 126:45-56. 2012
    ..We discuss these findings in light of existing hypotheses of acoustic variability in primate vocal behavior...
  20. doi request reprint Vocal sharing and individual acoustic distinctiveness within a group of captive orcas (Orcinus orca)
    Dorothee Kremers
    EthoS Animal and Human Ethology, Rennes 1 University, CNRS, France
    J Comp Psychol 126:433-45. 2012
    ..Our findings open new lines of research concerning the functional value of a balanced "diverging-converging" vocal system...
  21. pmc Convergence and divergence in Diana monkey vocalizations
    Agnès Candiotti
    Laboratoire EthoS Ethologie Animale et Humaine, Universite de Rennes 1, UMR 6552 CNRS, Station Biologique, Paimpont, France
    Biol Lett 8:382-5. 2012
    ..Vocal convergence and divergence are two opposing processes that enable callers to ensure spatial proximity and social cohesion with other group members...
  22. doi request reprint Context-related call combinations in female Diana monkeys
    Agnès Candiotti
    Universite de Rennes, Laboratoire EthoS Ethologie Animale et Humaine, Station Biologique, Paimpont, France
    Anim Cogn 15:327-39. 2012
    ..We have demonstrated this phenomenon for a category of vocalisations with a purely social function and discuss the implications of these findings for evolutionary theories of primate vocal communication...
  23. pmc Visual laterality in dolphins: importance of the familiarity of stimuli
    Catherine Blois-Heulin
    University of Rennes, Station Biologique, France
    BMC Neurosci 13:9. 2012
    ..Visual laterality could be a prerequisite to this adaptability. To date, no study, to our knowledge, has analyzed the environmental factors that could influence their visual laterality...
  24. pmc Campbell's monkeys concatenate vocalizations into context-specific call sequences
    Karim Ouattara
    Laboratoire EthoS Ethologie Animale et Humaine, Unite Mixte de Recherche 6552, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Universite de Rennes 1, Station Biologique, 35380 Paimpont, France
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:22026-31. 2009
    ..As the different sequences were so tightly linked to specific external events, the Campbell's monkey call system may be the most complex example of 'proto-syntax' in animal communication known to date...
  25. doi request reprint Cross-amplified polymorphic microsatellites for Campbell's monkey
    Eric J Petit
    Ecobio, UMR CNRS 6553, Universite Rennes 1, Paimpont, France
    Folia Primatol (Basel) 81:12-5. 2010
    ..These samples proved to originate from 18 free-ranging monkeys and showed that the 12 markers we developed for this species are polymorphic and suitable for future population genetic and parentage analyses...
  26. doi request reprint Voice discrimination in four primates
    Agnès Candiotti
    Universite de Rennes 1, Laboratoire EthoS Ethologie Animale et Humaine, U M R 6552 C N R S, Station Biologique, Paimpont, France Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques, Taï Monkey Project, Abidjan, Cote d Ivoire University of St Andrews, School of Psychology, St Andrews, Scotland, UK
    Behav Processes 99:67-72. 2013
    ..This suggests that primates can discriminate, not only between familiar and unfamiliar voices of conspecifics, but also between familiar and unfamiliar voices of heterospecifics living within a close proximity. ..
  27. pmc Do dolphins rehearse show-stimuli when at rest? Delayed matching of auditory memory
    Dorothee Kremers
    Ethologie Animale et Humaine, Université de Rennes 1 Paimpont, France
    Front Psychol 2:386. 2011
    ..These results open the way for broader views on how animals might rehearse life events while resting or maybe dreaming...
  28. doi request reprint Visual laterality in dolphins when looking at (un)familiar humans
    Hélène Thieltges
    UMR 6552 University of Rennes CNRS, Station Biologique, 35380, Paimpont, France
    Anim Cogn 14:303-8. 2011
    ..However, familiarity with particular humans did not influence preferential use of a given eye. Finally, we compared our results with those on other vertebrates...
  29. ncbi request reprint Patterns of vocal sharing and social dynamics in a captive group of Campbell's monkeys (Cercopithecus campbelli campbelli)
    Alban Lemasson
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Universite de Rennes I, Rennes, France
    J Comp Psychol 118:347-59. 2004
    ..There was a decrease in the global degree of sharing over the years. Greater changes were observed after social disturbance. Sharing would be more important in disturbed than stable groups to advertise bonds...