- Gelada vocal sequences follow Menzerath's linguistic lawMorgan L Gustison
Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 113:E2750-8. 2016..Our findings suggest that a common principle underpins human and gelada vocal communication, highlighting the value of exploring the applicability of linguistic laws in vocal systems outside the realm of language...
- An experimental study of behavioural coping strategies in free-ranging female Barbary macaques (Macaca sylvanus)Morgan L Gustison
Centre for Research in Evolutionary and Environmental Anthropology, University of Roehampton, London, UK
Stress 15:608-17. 2012..Playback approaches like ours provide a powerful, flexible tool to explore issues such as this in free-ranging and wild animal populations...
- Derived vocalizations of geladas (Theropithecus gelada) and the evolution of vocal complexity in primatesMorgan L Gustison
Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 367:1847-59. 2012..Thus, our comparison highlights the utility of using closely related species to better understand the function of vocal complexity...
- Vocal complexity influences female responses to gelada male callsMorgan L Gustison
Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA
Sci Rep 6:19680. 2016..Our results provide the first experimental evidence for vocal elaboration as a male-specific strategy to maintain social bonds with females in non-human primates. ..