Roman M Wittig
Affiliation: University of St Andrews
- Focused grooming networks and stress alleviation in wild female baboonsRoman M Wittig
Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Horm Behav 54:170-7. 2008..We conclude that close bonds with a few preferred partners allow female baboons to alleviate the stress associated with social instability...
- Receiving post-conflict affiliation from the enemy's friend reconciles former opponentsRoman M Wittig
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
PLoS ONE 5:e13995. 2010..This presents a mechanism through which chimpanzees may gain benefits from social knowledge...
- Social stressors and coping mechanisms in wild female baboons (Papio hamadryas ursinus)Catherine Crockford
Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Horm Behav 53:254-65. 2008....
- Kin-mediated reconciliation substitutes for direct reconciliation in female baboonsRoman M Wittig
Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6018, USA
Proc Biol Sci 274:1109-15. 2007..In contrast, subjects' behaviour towards both control females and other members of their aggressor's matriline was unaffected. We conclude that kin-mediated vocal reconciliation can substitute for direct reconciliation in baboons...
- Food sharing is linked to urinary oxytocin levels and bonding in related and unrelated wild chimpanzeesRoman M Wittig
School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, UK, Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany, Budongo Conservation Field Station BCFS, Masindi, Uganda, Department of Anthropology, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA, Wisconsin National Primate Research Center, Madison, WI, USA, Cognitive Science Centre, University of Neuchatel, Neuchatel, Switzerland
Proc Biol Sci 281:20133096. 2014....