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Communication in the yellow mongoose, Cynictis penicillata
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-12)
Improved anti-predator protection has been postulated to be the primary advantage of sociality in the family Herpestidae. Therefore, the yellow mongoose, Cynictis penicillata, is considered an anomaly in the family because ...
The alarm vocalizations of Brants' whistling rat, Parotomys Brantsii
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The alarm calls of a colonial rodent, Brants' whistling rat (Parotomys brantsii), were investigated at Goegap Nature Reserve in the Northern Cape, South Africa. At this site P. brantsii occurs in sympatry ...