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Research Article

First Observation of Tool Use in Wild Gorillas

  • Thomas Breuer mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: breuer@eva.mpg.de

    Affiliations: Wildlife Conservation Society, Mbeli Bai Study, Nouabalé-Ndoki Project, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

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  • Mireille Ndoundou-Hockemba,

    Affiliation: Wildlife Conservation Society, Mbeli Bai Study, Nouabalé-Ndoki Project, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

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  • Vicki Fishlock

    Affiliation: Wildlife Conservation Society, Mbeli Bai Study, Nouabalé-Ndoki Project, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

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  • Published: October 01, 2005
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0030380

About the Authors

Thomas Breuer, Mireille Ndoundou-Hockemba, Vicki Fishlock
Wildlife Conservation Society, Mbeli Bai Study, Nouabalé-Ndoki Project, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo
Thomas Breuer
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Corresponding Author

Email: breuer@eva.mpg.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

TB conceived and designed the study. TB, MNH, and VF performed the study. TB analyzed the data and contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. TB and VF wrote the paper.