Jacinta Beehner's work on gelada monkeys featured on UM News Service


Feb 12, 2013 Bookmark and Share

"Humans who cheat on a loved one aren't the only ones to change their behavior to avoid discovery. Researchers from U-M, the University of the Free State-Qwaqwa in South Africa and the University of Pennsylvania have documented for the first time how wild gelada monkeys tactically conceal their infidelity from dominant leader males."

Secret rendezvous: Geladas conceal monkeying around from leader males