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Gorilla gorilla (selected citations)

  1. Byrne, R. W. and Tanner, J. E. (2006). Gestural Imitation by a Gorilla: Evidence and Nature of the Capacity. International Journal of Psychology and Psychological Therapy,
    6:215-231.
  2. Genty, E. and Byrne, R. W. (2010). Why do gorillas make sequences of gestures? Animal Cognition 13:287-301.
  3. Genty, E., Breuer, T., Hobaiter, C. and Byrne, R. W. (2009). Gestural communication of the gorilla ( Gorilla gorilla ): Repertoire, intentionality and possible origins. Animal Cognition, 12:527-546.
  4. Tanner, J. E. (2004). Gestural phrases and gestural exchanges by a pair of zoo-living lowland gorillas. Gesture, 4:25-42.
  5. Tanner, J. E. and Byrne, R. W. (1996). Representation of action through iconic gesture in a captive lowland gorilla. Current Anthropology, 37:162-173.
  6. Tanner, J. E. and Byrne, R. W. (1993). Concealing facial evidence of mood: Perspective-taking in a captive gorilla? Primates, 34:451-457.
  7. Pika, S. (2007). The gestural communication of gorillas. In: M. Tomasello & J. Call (eds.), The gestural communication of monkeys and apes, Mahwah, New York: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
  8. Pika, S., Liebal, K. and Tomasello, M. (2003) Gestural communication in young gorillas (Gorilla gorilla): Gestural repertoire, learning and use. American Journal of Primatology 60:95-111.

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