John Mitani - Publications

Anthropology University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI 

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2021 Sandel AA, Rushmore J, Negrey JD, Mitani JC, Lyons DM, Caillaud D. Social Network Predicts Exposure to Respiratory Infection in a Wild Chimpanzee Group. Ecohealth. PMID 33404931 DOI: 10.1007/s10393-020-01507-7  0.48
2021 Reddy RB, Langergraber KE, Sandel AA, Vigilant L, Mitani JC. The development of affiliative and coercive reproductive tactics in male chimpanzees. Proceedings. Biological Sciences. 288: 20202679. PMID 33402074 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2020.2679  0.52
2020 Potts KB, Watts DP, Langergraber KE, Mitani JC. Long-term trends in fruit production in a tropical forest at Ngogo, Kibale National Park, Uganda. Biotropica. 52: 521-532. PMID 33692573 DOI: 10.1111/btp.12764  0.48
2020 Reese AT, Phillips SR, Owens LA, Venable EM, Langergraber KE, Machanda ZP, Mitani JC, Muller MN, Watts DP, Wrangham RW, Goldberg TL, Emery Thompson M, Carmody RN. Age Patterning in Wild Chimpanzee Gut Microbiota Diversity Reveals Differences from Humans in Early Life. Current Biology : Cb. PMID 33232664 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2020.10.075  0.48
2020 Negrey JD, Thompson ME, Langergraber KE, Machanda ZP, Mitani JC, Muller MN, Otali E, Owens LA, Wrangham RW, Goldberg TL. Demography, life-history trade-offs, and the gastrointestinal virome of wild chimpanzees. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 375: 20190613. PMID 32951554 DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2019.0613  0.48
2020 Sandel AA, Langergraber KE, Mitani JC. Adolescent male chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) form social bonds with their brothers and others during the transition to adulthood. American Journal of Primatology. e23091. PMID 31903634 DOI: 10.1002/ajp.23091  0.48
2019 Negrey JD, Reddy RB, Scully EJ, Phillips-Garcia S, Owens LA, Langergraber KE, Mitani JC, Emery Thompson M, Wrangham RW, Muller MN, Otali E, Machanda Z, Hyeroba D, Grindle KA, Pappas TE, et al. Simultaneous outbreaks of respiratory disease in wild chimpanzees caused by distinct viruses of human origin. Emerging Microbes & Infections. 8: 139-149. PMID 30866768 DOI: 10.1080/22221751.2018.1563456  0.48
2017 Langergraber KE, Watts DP, Vigilant L, Mitani JC. Group augmentation, collective action, and territorial boundary patrols by male chimpanzees. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. PMID 28630310 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1701582114  0.52
2017 Wood BM, Watts DP, Mitani JC, Langergraber KE. Favorable ecological circumstances promote life expectancy in chimpanzees similar to that of human hunter-gatherers. Journal of Human Evolution. 105: 41-56. PMID 28366199 DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2017.01.003  0.48
2016 Sandel AA, Reddy RB, Mitani JC. Adolescent male chimpanzees do not form a dominance hierarchy with their peers. Primates; Journal of Primatology. PMID 27379650 DOI: 10.1007/s10329-016-0553-z  0.48
2016 Sandel AA, Miller JA, Mitani JC, Nunn CL, Patterson SK, Garamszegi LZ. Assessing sources of error in comparative analyses of primate behavior: Intraspecific variation in group size and the social brain hypothesis. Journal of Human Evolution. 94: 126-33. PMID 27178464 DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2016.03.007  1
2016 Goldberg TL, Angedakin S, Basuta GMI, Brown M, Butynski TM, Chapman CA, Chapman L, Gunter S, Kato I, Krief JM, Krief S, Lambert JE, Langergraber KE, Mitani JC, Muller MN, et al. Remembering Jerry Lwanga: A Perspective from His Colleagues International Journal of Primatology. 1-5. DOI: 10.1007/s10764-015-9888-3  0.56
2015 Barrett L, Flinn M, De Waal FBM, Perry S, Mitani JC, Gavrilets S, Bissonnette A. Coalitions in theory and reality: A review of pertinent variables and processes Behaviour. 152: 1-56. DOI: 10.1163/1568539X-00003241  1
2015 Watts DP, Mitani JC. Hunting and Prey Switching by Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) at Ngogo International Journal of Primatology. DOI: 10.1007/s10764-015-9851-3  1
2014 Wilson ML, Boesch C, Fruth B, Furuichi T, Gilby IC, Hashimoto C, Hobaiter CL, Hohmann G, Itoh N, Koops K, Lloyd JN, Matsuzawa T, Mitani JC, Mjungu DC, Morgan D, et al. Lethal aggression in Pan is better explained by adaptive strategies than human impacts. Nature. 513: 414-7. PMID 25230664 DOI: 10.1038/nature13727  1
2014 Sarringhaus LA, MacLatchy LM, Mitani JC. Locomotor and postural development of wild chimpanzees Journal of Human Evolution. 66: 29-38. PMID 24238359 DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2013.09.006  1
2014 Patterson SK, Sandel AA, Miller JA, Mitani JC. Data Quality and the Comparative Method: The Case of Primate Group Size International Journal of Primatology. DOI: 10.1007/s10764-014-9777-1  1
2013 Mitani J. John Mitani Current Biology. 23: R263-R265. PMID 23700603 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2013.01.041  1
2013 Carlson BA, Rothman JM, Mitani JC. Diurnal variation in nutrients and chimpanzee foraging behavior. American Journal of Primatology. 75: 342-9. PMID 23300012 DOI: 10.1002/ajp.22112  1
2013 Nakamura M, Corp N, Fujimoto M, Fujita S, Hanamura S, Hayaki H, Hosaka K, Huffman MA, Inaba A, Inoue E, Itoh N, Kutsukake N, Kiyono-Fuse M, Kooriyama T, Marchant LF, ... ... Mitani JC, et al. Ranging behavior of Mahale chimpanzees: a 16 year study. Primates; Journal of Primatology. 54: 171-82. PMID 23239417 DOI: 10.1007/s10329-012-0337-z  1
2013 Sobolewski ME, Brown JL, Mitani JC. Female parity, male aggression, and the Challenge Hypothesis in wild chimpanzees Primates. 54: 81-88. PMID 23096486 DOI: 10.1007/s10329-012-0332-4  1
2013 Mitani JC. Chimpanzee models of human behavioral evolution Early Hominin Paleoecology. 397-436. DOI: 10.5876/9781607322252:C11  1
2013 Langergraber KE, Mitani JC, Watts DP, Vigilant L. Male-female socio-spatial relationships and reproduction in wild chimpanzees Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 67: 861-873. DOI: 10.1007/s00265-013-1509-6  1
2012 Langergraber KE, Prüfer K, Rowney C, Boesch C, Crockford C, Fawcett K, Inoue E, Inoue-Muruyama M, Mitani JC, Muller MN, Robbins MM, Schubert G, Stoinski TS, Viola B, Watts D, et al. Generation times in wild chimpanzees and gorillas suggest earlier divergence times in great ape and human evolution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109: 15716-21. PMID 22891323 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1211740109  1
2012 Watts DP, Potts KB, Lwanga JS, Mitani JC. Diet of chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) at Ngogo, Kibale National Park, Uganda, 2. Temporal variation and fallback foods. American Journal of Primatology. 74: 130-44. PMID 22125130 DOI: 10.1002/ajp.21015  1
2012 Watts DP, Potts KB, Lwanga JS, Mitani JC. Diet of chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) at Ngogo, Kibale National Park, Uganda, 1. Diet composition and diversity. American Journal of Primatology. 74: 114-29. PMID 22109938 DOI: 10.1002/ajp.21016  1
2012 Sobolewski ME, Brown JL, Mitani JC. Territoriality, tolerance and testosterone in wild chimpanzees Animal Behaviour. 84: 1469-1474. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2012.09.018  1
2012 Mitani JC, de Waal FBM, Hosaka K, McGrew WC, Nakamura M, Nishimura A, Wrangham RW, Yamigiwa J. Obituary: Toshisada Nishida (March 3, 1941-June 7, 2011) International Journal of Primatology. 33: 10-18. DOI: 10.1007/s10764-011-9571-2  1
2011 Lwanga JS, Struhsaker TT, Struhsaker PJ, Butynski TM, Mitani JC. Primate population dynamics over 32.9 years at Ngogo, Kibale National Park, Uganda. American Journal of Primatology. 73: 997-1011. PMID 21557287 DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20965  1
2011 Langergraber KE, Boesch C, Inoue E, Inoue-Murayama M, Mitani JC, Nishida T, Pusey A, Reynolds V, Schubert G, Wrangham RW, Wroblewski E, Vigilant L. Genetic and 'cultural' similarity in wild chimpanzees. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 278: 408-16. PMID 20719777 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2010.1112  1
2011 Trautmann TR, Feeley-Harnik G, Mitani JC. Deep kinship Deep History: the Architecture of Past and Present. 160-188.  1
2010 Mitani JC, Watts DP, Amsler SJ. Lethal intergroup aggression leads to territorial expansion in wild chimpanzees. Current Biology : Cb. 20: R507-8. PMID 20620900 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2010.04.021  1
2010 Pika S, Mitani JC. The directed scratch: Evidence for a referential gesture in chimpanzees? The Prehistory of Language. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199545872.003.0009  1
2009 Langergraber K, Mitani J, Vigilant L. Kinship and social bonds in female chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes). American Journal of Primatology. 71: 840-51. PMID 19475543 DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20711  1
2009 Mitani JC. Male chimpanzees form enduring and equitable social bonds Animal Behaviour. 77: 633-640. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2008.11.021  1
2009 Mitani JC. Cooperation and competition in chimpanzees: Current understanding and future challenges Evolutionary Anthropology. 18: 215-227. DOI: 10.1002/evan.20229  1
2008 Liu W, Worobey M, Li Y, Keele BF, Bibollet-Ruche F, Guo Y, Goepfert PA, Santiago ML, Ndjango JB, Neel C, Clifford SL, Sanz C, Kamenya S, Wilson ML, Pusey AE, ... ... Mitani JC, et al. Molecular ecology and natural history of simian foamy virus infection in wild-living chimpanzees. Plos Pathogens. 4: e1000097. PMID 18604273 DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000097  1
2008 Mitani JC. Chimpanzee Behavior: There's No Place like Home Current Biology. 18: R166-R167. PMID 18302919 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2007.12.022  1
2007 Langergraber KE, Siedel H, Mitani JC, Wrangham RW, Reynolds V, Hunt K, Vigilant L. The genetic signature of sex-biased migration in patrilocal chimpanzees and humans. Plos One. 2: e973. PMID 17912352 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0000973  1
2007 Langergraber KE, Mitani JC, Vigilant L. The limited impact of kinship on cooperation in wild chimpanzees. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104: 7786-90. PMID 17456600 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0611449104  1
2007 Pobiner BL, DeSilva J, Sanders WJ, Mitani JC. Taphonomic analysis of skeletal remains from chimpanzee hunts at Ngogo, Kibale National Park, Uganda. Journal of Human Evolution. 52: 614-36. PMID 17346774 DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2006.11.007  1
2007 Matsumoto-Oda A, Hamai M, Hayaki H, Hosaka K, Hunt KD, Kasuya E, Kawanaka K, Mitani JC, Takasaki H, Takahata Y. Estrus cycle asynchrony in wild female chimpanzees, Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 61: 661-668. DOI: 10.1007/s00265-006-0287-9  1
2006 Pika S, Mitani J. Referential gestural communication in wild chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) Current Biology. 16: R191-R192. PMID 16546066 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2006.02.037  1
2006 Watts DP, Muller M, Amsler SJ, Mbabazi G, Mitani JC. Lethal intergroup aggression by chimpanzees in Kibale National Park, Uganda American Journal of Primatology. 68: 161-180. PMID 16429415 DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20214  1
2006 Mitani JC. Demographic influences on the behavior of chimpanzees Primates. 47: 6-13. PMID 16283424 DOI: 10.1007/s10329-005-0139-7  1
2006 Mitani JC, McGrew WC, Wrangham R. Toshisada Nishida's contributions to primatology. Primates; Journal of Primatology. 47: 2-5. PMID 16132169 DOI: 10.1007/s10329-005-0138-8  1
2006 Trapani J, Sanders WJ, Mitani JC, Heard A. Precision and consistency of the taphonomic signature of predation by crowned hawk-eagles (Stephanoaetus coronatus) in Kibale National Park, Uganda Palaios. 21: 114-131. DOI: 10.2110/palo.2005.p05-46  1
2006 Yamagiwa J, Mitani JC, Nishida T. Introduction to the international symposium on African great apes Primates. 47: 1. DOI: 10.1007/s10329-005-0137-9  1
2006 Mitani JC. Reciprocal exchange in chimpanzees and other primates Cooperation in Primates and Humans: Mechanisms and Evolution. 107-119. DOI: 10.1007/3-540-28277-7_6  1
2005 Muller MN, Mitani JC. Conflict and Cooperation in Wild Chimpanzees Advances in the Study of Behavior. 35: 275-331. DOI: 10.1016/S0065-3454(05)35007-8  1
2005 Mitani JC, Watts DP. Correlates of territorial boundary patrol behaviour in wild chimpanzees Animal Behaviour. 70: 1079-1086. DOI: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2005.02.012  1
2004 Nishida T, Mitani JC, Watts DP. Variable grooming behaviours in wild chimpanzees Folia Primatologica. 75: 31-36. PMID 14716152 DOI: 10.1159/000073429  1
2003 Nishida T, Corp N, Hamai M, Hasegawa T, Hiraiwa-Hasegawa M, Hosaka K, Hunt KD, Itoh N, Kawanaka K, Matsumoto-Oda A, Mitani JC, Nakamura M, Norikoshi K, Sakamaki T, Turner L, et al. Demography, female life history, and reproductive profiles among the chimpanzees of Mahale American Journal of Primatology. 59: 99-121. PMID 12619045 DOI: 10.1002/ajp.10068  1
2003 Sanders WJ, Trapani J, Mitani JC. Taphonomic aspects of crowned hawk-eagle predation on monkeys. Journal of Human Evolution. 44: 87-105. PMID 12604306 DOI: 10.1016/S0047-2484(02)00196-3  1
2003 Mitani JC, Amsler SJ. Social and spatial aspects of male subgrouping in a community of wild chimpanzees Behaviour. 140: 869-884. DOI: 10.1163/156853903770238355  1
2002 Watts DP, Sherrow HM, Mitani JC. New cases of inter-community infanticide by male Chimpanzees at Ngogo, Kibale National Park, Uganda Primates. 43: 263-270. PMID 12426461  1
2002 Watts DP, Mitani JC. Hunting behavior of chimpanzees at Ngogo, Kibale National Park, Uganda International Journal of Primatology. 23: 1-28. DOI: 10.1023/A:1013270606320  1
2002 Mitani JC, Watts DP, Pepper JW, Merriwether DA. Demographic and social constraints on male chimpanzee behaviour Animal Behaviour. 64: 727-737. DOI: 10.1006/anbe.2002.4014  1
2001 Watts DP, Mitani JC. Boundary patrols and intergroup encounters in wild chimpanzees Behaviour. 138: 299-327. DOI: 10.1163/15685390152032488  1
2001 Mitani JC, Sanders WJ, Lwanga JS, Windfelder TL. Predatory behavior of crowned hawk-eagles (Stephanoaetus coronatus) in Kibale National Park, Uganda Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 49: 187-195. DOI: 10.1007/s002650000283  1
2001 Mitani JC, Watts DP. Why do chimpanzees hunt and share meat? Animal Behaviour. 61: 915-924. DOI: 10.1006/anbe.2000.1681  1
2000 Mitani JC, Merriwether DA, Zhang C. Male affiliation, cooperation and kinship in wild chimpanzees. Animal Behaviour. 59: 885-893. PMID 10792944 DOI: 10.1006/anbe.1999.1389  1
2000 Mitani JC, Struhsaker TT, Lwanga JS. Primate community dynamics in old growth forest over 23.5 years at Ngogo, Kibale National Park, Uganda: Implications for conservation and census methods International Journal of Primatology. 21: 269-286. DOI: 10.1023/A:1005477504728  1
2000 Watts DP, Mitani JC. Infanticide and cannibalism by male chimpanzees at Ngogo, Kibale National Park, Uganda Primates. 41: 357-365.  1
1999 Mitani JC, Watts DP. Demographic influences on the hunting behavior of chimpanzees. American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 109: 439-54. PMID 10423261 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1096-8644(199908)109:4<439::AID-AJPA2>3.0.CO;2-3  1
1999 Mitani JC, Hunley KL, Murdoch ME. Geographic variation in the calls of wild chimpanzees: a reassessment. American Journal of Primatology. 47: 133-51. PMID 9973267 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1098-2345(1999)47:2<133::AID-AJP4>3.0.CO;2-I  1
1999 Pepper JW, Mitani JC, Watts DP. General gregariousness and specific social preferences among wild chimpanzees International Journal of Primatology. 20: 613-632.  1
1998 Mitani JC, Gros-Louis J. Chorusing and call convergence in chimpanzees: tests of three hypotheses Behaviour. 135: 1041-1064.  1
1998 Mitani JC, Stuht J. The evolution of nonhuman primate loud calls: Acoustic adaptation for long-distance transmission Primates. 39: 171-182.  1
1997 Mitani JC, Watts D. The evolution of non-maternal caretaking among anthropoid primates: Do helpers help? Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 40: 213-220. DOI: 10.1007/s002650050335  1
1996 Mitani JC, Gros-Louis J, Manson JH. Number of males in primate groups: Comparative tests of competing hypotheses. American Journal of Primatology. 38: 315-332. PMID 31918481 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1098-2345(1996)38:4<315::AID-AJP3>3.0.CO;2-1  0.52
1996 Mitani JC, Gros-Louis J, Richards AF. Sexual dimorphism, the operational sex ratio, and the intensity of male competition in polygynous primates American Naturalist. 147: 966-980. DOI: 10.1086/285888  1
1996 Mitani JC, Gros-Louis J, Macedonia JM. Selection for acoustic individuality within the vocal repertoire of wild chimpanzees International Journal of Primatology. 17: 569-583. DOI: 10.1007/BF02735192  1
1996 Mitani JC, Gros-Louis J, Manson JH. Number of males in primate groups: Comparative tests of competing hypotheses American Journal of Primatology. 38: 315-332.  1
1993 Mitani JC, Nishida T. Contexts and social correlates of long-distance calling by male chimpanzees Animal Behaviour. 45: 735-746. DOI: 10.1006/anbe.1993.1088  1
1992 Mitani JC, Hasegawa T, Gros-Louis J, Marler P, Byrne R. Dialects in wild chimpanzees? American Journal of Primatology. 27: 233-243. PMID 31941230 DOI: 10.1002/ajp.1350270402  0.68
1991 Mitani JC, Grether GF, Rodman PS, Priatna D. Association among wild orang-utans: sociality, passive aggregations or chance? Animal Behaviour. 42: 33-46. DOI: 10.1016/S0003-3472(05)80603-7  1
1990 Mitani JC. Demography of agile gibbons (Hylobates agilis) International Journal of Primatology. 11: 411-424. DOI: 10.1007/BF02196129  1
1990 Mitani JC. Experimental field studies of Asian ape social systems International Journal of Primatology. 11: 103-126. DOI: 10.1007/BF02192784  1
1989 Nowicki S, Mitani JC, Nelson DA, Marler P. The communicative significance of tonality in birdsong: Responses to songs produced in helium Bioacoustics. 2: 35-46. DOI: 10.1080/09524622.1989.9753112  0.68
1989 Mitani JC, Marler P. A phonological analysis of male gibbon singing behavior Behaviour. 109: 20-45.  1
1987 Mitani JC. Territoriality and monogamy among agile gibbons (Hylobates agilis) Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 20: 265-269. DOI: 10.1007/BF00292179  1
1985 Mitani JC. Sexual selection and adult male orangutan long calls Animal Behaviour. 33: 272-283. DOI: 10.1016/S0003-3472(85)80141-X  1
1985 Mitani JC. Mating behaviour of male orangutans in the Kutai Game Reserve, Indonesia Animal Behaviour. 33: 392-402. DOI: 10.1016/S0003-3472(85)80063-4  1
1985 Mitani JC. Gibbon song duets and intergroup spacing Behaviour. 92: 59-96.  1
1984 Mitani JC. The behavioral regulation of monogamy in gibbons (Hylobates muelleri) Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 15: 225-229. DOI: 10.1007/BF00292979  1
1979 Mitani JC, Rodman PS. Territoriality: The relation of ranging pattern and home range size to defendability, with an analysis of territoriality among primate species Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 5: 241-251. DOI: 10.1007/BF00293673  1
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