• 1683 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
20072020

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  • 1683 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
  • 41 Article
  • 5 Letter
  • 1 Comment/debate
2020
1 Scopus citations

Corpse-directed play parenting by a sterile adult female chimpanzee

Negrey, J. D. & Langergraber, K. E., Jan 1 2020, In : Primates. 61, 1, p. 29-34 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Long-term trends in fruit production in a tropical forest at Ngogo, Kibale National Park, Uganda

Potts, K. B., Watts, D. P., Langergraber, K. E. & Mitani, J. C., May 1 2020, In : Biotropica. 52, 3, p. 521-532 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2019

A roadmap for high-throughput sequencing studies of wild animal populations using noninvasive samples and hybridization capture

White, L. C., Fontsere, C., Lizano, E., Hughes, D. A., Angedakin, S., Arandjelovic, M., Granjon, A. C., Hans, J. B., Lester, J. D., Rabanus-Wallace, M. T., Rowney, C., Städele, V., Marques-Bonet, T., Langergraber, K. & Vigilant, L., May 2019, In : Molecular Ecology Resources. 19, 3, p. 609-622 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Camera traps provide a robust alternative to direct observations for constructing social networks of wild chimpanzees

McCarthy, M. S., Després-Einspenner, M. L., Farine, D. R., Samuni, L., Angedakin, S., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Dieguez, P., Havercamp, K., Knight, A., Langergraber, K. E., Wittig, R. M. & Kühl, H. S., Nov 2019, In : Animal Behaviour. 157, p. 227-238 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

3 Scopus citations

Differences in MHC-B diversity and KIR epitopes in two populations of wild chimpanzees

Maibach, V., Langergraber, K., Leendertz, F. H., Wittig, R. M. & Vigilant, L., Nov 1 2019, In : Immunogenetics. 71, 10, p. 617-633 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Human impact erodes chimpanzee behavioral diversity

Kühl, H. S., Boesch, C., Kulik, L., Haas, F., Arandjelovic, M., Dieguez, P., Bocksberger, G., McElreath, M. B., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Ayimisin, E. A., Bailey, E., Barubiyo, D., Bessone, M., Brazzola, G., Chancellor, R., Cohen, H., Coupland, C., Danquah, E., Deschner, T. & 57 others, Dowd, D., Dunn, A., Egbe, V. E., Eshuis, H., Goedmakers, A., Granjon, A. C., Head, J., Hedwig, D., Hermans, V., Imong, I., Jeffery, K. J., Jones, S., Junker, J., Kadam, P., Kambere, M., Kambi, M., Kienast, I., Kujirakwinja, D., Langergraber, K., Lapuente, J., Larson, B., Lee, K., Leinert, V., Llana, M., Maretti, G., Marrocoli, S., Martin, R., Mbi, T. J., Meier, A. C., Morgan, B., Morgan, D., Mulindahabi, F., Murai, M., Neil, E., Niyigaba, P., Ormsby, L. J., Orume, R., Pacheco, L., Piel, A., Preece, J., Regnaut, S., Rundus, A., Sanz, C., Van Schijndel, J., Sommer, V., Stewart, F., Tagg, N., Vendras, E., Vergnes, V., Welsh, A., Wessling, E. G., Willie, J., Wittig, R. M., Yuh, Y. G., Yurkiw, K., Zuberbühler, K. & Kalan, A. K., 2019, In : Science. 363, 6434, p. 1453-1455 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Inclusive chimpanzee conservation Response

Kühl, H. S., Boesch, C., Kulik, L., Haas, F., Arandjelovic, M., Dieguez, P., Bocksberger, G., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Ayimisin, E. A., Bessone, M., Brazzola, G., Chancellor, R., Cohen, H., Coupland, C., Danquah, E., Deschner, T., Dowd, D., Goedmakers, A., Granjon, A. C. & 33 others, Head, J., Hedwig, D., Hermans, V., Jones, S., Junker, J., Langergraber, K. E., Lapuente, J., Lee, K., Llana, M., Marrocoli, S., Martin, R., McCarthy, M. S., Meier, A. C., Morgan, D., Murai, M., Neil, E., Normand, E., Ormsby, L. J., Pacheco, L., Piel, A., Regnaut, S., Rundus, A., Sanz, C., Stewart, F., Tagg, N., Vergnes, V., Welsh, A., Wessling, E. G., Willie, J., Wittig, R. M., Yuh, Y. G., Yurkiw, K. & Kalan, A. K., Jun 14 2019, In : Science. 364, 6445, p. 1040-1041 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Males with a mother living in their group have higher paternity success in bonobos but not chimpanzees

Surbeck, M., Boesch, C., Crockford, C., Thompson, M. E., Furuichi, T., Fruth, B., Hohmann, G., Ishizuka, S., Machanda, Z., Muller, M. N., Pusey, A., Sakamaki, T., Tokuyama, N., Walker, K., Wrangham, R., Wroblewski, E., Zuberbühler, K., Vigilant, L. & Langergraber, K., May 20 2019, In : Current Biology. 29, 10, p. R354-R355

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
5 Scopus citations

Novelty Response of Wild African Apes to Camera Traps

Kalan, A. K., Hohmann, G., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., McCarthy, M. S., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Bailey, E., Balongelwa, C. W., Bessone, M., Bocksberger, G., Coxe, S. J., Deschner, T., Després-Einspenner, M. L., Dieguez, P., Fruth, B., Herbinger, I., Granjon, A. C., Head, J., Kablan, Y. A. & 15 others, Langergraber, K., Lokasola, A. L., Maretti, G., Marrocoli, S., Mbende, M., Moustgaard, J., N'Goran, P. K., Robbins, M. M., van Schijndel, J., Sommer, V., Surbeck, M., Tagg, N., Willie, J., Wittig, R. M. & Kühl, H. S., Apr 1 2019, In : Current Biology. 29, 7, p. 1211-1217.e3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Simultaneous outbreaks of respiratory disease in wild chimpanzees caused by distinct viruses of human origin

Negrey, J. D., Reddy, R. B., Scully, E. J., Phillips-Garcia, S., Owens, L. A., Langergraber, K., Mitani, J. C., Emery Thompson, M., Wrangham, R. W., Muller, M. N., Otali, E., Machanda, Z., Hyeroba, D., Grindle, K. A., Pappas, T. E., Palmenberg, A. C., Gern, J. E. & Goldberg, T. L., Jan 1 2019, In : Emerging microbes & infections. 8, 1, p. 139-149 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Scopus citations
2018

Food mechanical properties and isotopic signatures in forest versus savannah dwelling eastern chimpanzees

van Casteren, A., Oelze, V. M., Angedakin, S., Kalan, A. K., Kambi, M., Boesch, C., Kühl, H. S., Langergraber, K. E., Piel, A. K., Stewart, F. A. & Kupczik, K., Dec 1 2018, In : Communications Biology. 1, 1, 109.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Genetic analysis suggests dispersal among chimpanzees in a fragmented forest landscape in Uganda

McCarthy, M. S., Lester, J. D., Langergraber, K., Stanford, C. B. & Vigilant, L., Sep 1 2018, In : American Journal of Primatology. 80, 9, e22902.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Nocturnal activity in wild chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes): Evidence for flexible sleeping patterns and insights into human evolution

Tagg, N., McCarthy, M., Dieguez, P., Bocksberger, G., Willie, J., Mundry, R., Stewart, F., Arandjelovic, M., Widness, J., Landsmann, A., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Ayimisin, A. E., Bessone, M., Brazzola, G., Corogenes, K., Deschner, T., Dilambaka, E., Eno-Nku, M., Eshuis, H. & 32 others, Goedmakers, A., Granjon, A. C., Head, J., Hermans, V., Jones, S., Kadam, P., Kambi, M., Langergraber, K., Lapeyre, V., Lapuente, J., Lee, K., Leinert, V., Maretti, G., Marrocoli, S., Meier, A., Nicholl, S., Normand, E., Ormsby, L. J., Piel, A., Robinson, O., Sommer, V., ter Heegde, M., Tickle, A., Ton, E., van Schijndel, J., Vanleeuwe, H., Vergnes, V., Wessling, E., Wittig, R. M., Zuberbuehler, K., Kuehl, H. & Boesch, C., Jul 2018, In : American journal of physical anthropology. 166, 3, p. 510-529 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

The impact of endogenous content, replicates and pooling on genome capture from faecal samples

Hernandez-Rodriguez, J., Arandjelovic, M., Lester, J., de Filippo, C., Weihmann, A., Meyer, M., Angedakin, S., Casals, F., Navarro, A., Vigilant, L., Kühl, H. S., Langergraber, K., Boesch, C., Hughes, D. & Marques-Bonet, T., Mar 2018, In : Molecular Ecology Resources. 18, 2, p. 319-333 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2017

Evaluating genetic capture-recapture using a chimpanzee population of known size

Granjon, A. C., Rowney, C., Vigilant, L. & Langergraber, K., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Wildlife Management. 81, 2, p. 279-288 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Favorable ecological circumstances promote life expectancy in chimpanzees similar to that of human hunter-gatherers

Wood, B. M., Watts, D. P., Mitani, J. C. & Langergraber, K., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 105, p. 41-56 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Group augmentation, collective action, and territorial boundary patrols by male chimpanzees

Langergraber, K., Watts, D. P., Vigilant, L., Mitani, J. C. & Cheney, D. L., Jul 11 2017, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114, 28, p. 7337-7342 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Male reproductive skew is higher in bonobos than chimpanzees

Surbeck, M., Langergraber, K., Fruth, B., Vigilant, L. & Hohmann, G., Jul 10 2017, In : Current Biology. 27, 13, p. R640-R641

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

16 Scopus citations

Persistent anthrax as a major driver of wildlife mortality in a tropical rainforest

Hoffmann, C., Zimmermann, F., Biek, R., Kuehl, H., Nowak, K., Mundry, R., Agbor, A., Angedakin, S., Arandjelovic, M., Blankenburg, A., Brazolla, G., Corogenes, K., Couacy-Hymann, E., Deschner, T., Dieguez, P., Dierks, K., Düx, A., Dupke, S., Eshuis, H., Formenty, P. & 36 others, Yuh, Y. G., Goedmakers, A., Gogarten, J. F., Granjon, A. C., McGraw, S., Grunow, R., Hart, J., Jones, S., Junker, J., Kiang, J., Langergraber, K., Lapuente, J., Lee, K., Leendertz, S. A., Léguillon, F., Leinert, V., Löhrich, T., Marrocoli, S., Mätz-Rensing, K., Meier, A., Merkel, K., Metzger, S., Murai, M., Niedorf, S., De Nys, H., Sachse, A., Van Schijndel, J., Thiesen, U., Ton, E., Wu, D., Wieler, L. H., Boesch, C., Klee, S. R., Wittig, R. M., Calvignac-Spencer, S. & Leendertz, F. H., Aug 2 2017, In : Nature. 548, 7665, p. 82-85 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Sex-specific association patterns in bonobos and chimpanzees reflect species differences in cooperation

Surbeck, M., Girard-Buttoz, C., Boesch, C., Crockford, C., Fruth, B., Hohmann, G., Langergraber, K., Zuberbühler, K., Wittig, R. M. & Mundry, R., May 2017, In : Royal Society Open Science. 4, 5, p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2016

Assessing host-virus codivergence for close relatives of Merkel cell polyomavirus infecting African great apes

Madinda, N. F., Ehlers, B., Wertheim, J. O., Akoua-Koffi, C., Bergl, R. A., Boesch, C., Akonkwa, D. B. M., Eckardt, W., Fruth, B., Gillespie, T. R., Gray, M., Hohmann, G., Karhemere, S., Kujirakwinja, D., Langergraber, K., Muyembe, J. J., Nishuli, R., Pauly, M., Petrzelkova, K. J., Robbins, M. M. & 8 others, Todd, A., Schubert, G., Stoinski, T. S., Wittig, R. M., Zuberbühler, K., Peeters, M., Leendertz, F. H. & Calvignac-Spencer, S., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of virology. 90, 19, p. 8531-8541 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Chimpanzee accumulative stone throwing

Kühl, H. S., Kalan, A. K., Arandjelovic, M., Aubert, F., D'Auvergne, L., Goedmakers, A., Jones, S., Kehoe, L., Regnaut, S., Tickle, A., Ton, E., Van Schijndel, J., Abwe, E. E., Angedakin, S., Agbor, A., Ayimisin, E. A., Bailey, E., Bessone, M., Bonnet, M., Brazolla, G. & 60 others, Buh, V. E., Chancellor, R., Cipoletta, C., Cohen, H., Corogenes, K., Coupland, C., Curran, B., Deschner, T., Dierks, K., Dieguez, P., Dilambaka, E., Diotoh, O., Dowd, D., Dunn, A., Eshuis, H., Fernandez, R., Ginath, Y., Hart, J., Hedwig, D., Heegde, M. T., Hicks, T. C., Imong, I., Jeffery, K. J., Junker, J., Kadam, P., Kambi, M., Kienast, I., Kujirakwinja, D., Langergraber, K., Lapeyre, V., Lapuente, J., Lee, K., Leinert, V., Meier, A., Maretti, G., Marrocoli, S., Mbi, T. J., Mihindou, V., Moebius, Y., Morgan, D., Morgan, B., Mulindahabi, F., Murai, M., Niyigabae, P., Normand, E., Ntare, N., Ormsby, L. J., Piel, A., Pruetz, J., Rundus, A., Sanz, C., Sommer, V., Stewart, F., Tagg, N., Vanleeuwe, H., Vergnes, V., Willie, J., Wittig, R. M., Zuberbuehler, K. & Boesch, C., 2016, In : Scientific reports. 6, 22219.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Chimpanzee genomic diversity reveals ancient admixture with bonobos

De Manuel, M., Kuhlwilm, M., Frandsen, P., Sousa, V. C., Desai, T., Prado-Martinez, J., Hernandez-Rodriguez, J., Dupanloup, I., Lao, O., Hallast, P., Schmidt, J. M., Heredia-Genestar, J. M., Benazzo, A., Barbujani, G., Peter, B. M., Kuderna, L. F. K., Casals, F., Angedakin, S., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C. & 17 others, Kühl, H., Vigilant, L., Langergraber, K., Novembre, J., Gut, M., Gut, I., Navarro, A., Carlsen, F., Andrés, A. M., Siegismund, H. R., Scally, A., Excoffier, L., Tyler-Smith, C., Castellano, S., Xue, Y., Hvilsom, C. & Marques-Bonet, T., Oct 28 2016, In : Science. 354, 6311, p. 477-481 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 Scopus citations

Remembering Jerry Lwanga: A Perspective from His Colleagues

Goldberg, T. L., Angedakin, S., Basuta, G. M. I., Brown, M., Butynski, T. M., Chapman, C. A., Chapman, L., Gunter, S., Kato, I., Krief, J. M., Krief, S., Lambert, J. E., Langergraber, K., Mitani, J. C., Muller, M. N., Nelson, S. V., Omeja, P., Otali, E., Potts, K. B., Ross, E. A. & 8 others, Rothman, J. M., Rowney, C., Sande, E., Struhsaker, T. T., Twinomugisha, D., Watts, D. P., Weny, G. & Wrangham, R. W., Jan 5 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Primatology. p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social support reduces stress hormone levels in wild chimpanzees across stressful events and everyday affiliations

Wittig, R. M., Crockford, C., Weltring, A., Langergraber, K., Deschner, T. & Zuberbühler, K., Nov 1 2016, In : Nature communications. 7, 13361.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations
2015
7 Scopus citations
2014

'Adoption' by maternal siblings in wild chimpanzees

Hobaiter, C., Schel, A. M., Langergraber, K. & Zuberbühler, K., Aug 1 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 8, e103777.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Food sharing is linked to urinary oxytocin levels and bonding in related and unrelated wild chimpanzees

Wittig, R. M., Crockford, C., Deschner, T., Langergraber, K. E., Ziegler, T. E. & Zuberbühler, K., Jan 15 2014, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 281, 1778, 20133096.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

108 Scopus citations

Genetic analyses suggest no immigration of adult females and their offspring into the Sonso community of chimpanzees in the Budongo Forest Reserve, Uganda

Langergraber, K. E., Rowney, C., Crockford, C., Wittig, R., Zuberbühler, K. & Vigilant, L., Jul 2014, In : American Journal of Primatology. 76, 7, p. 640-648 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

How old are chimpanzee communities? Time to the most recent common ancestor of the Y-chromosome in highly patrilocal societies

Langergraber, K. E., Rowney, C., Schubert, G., Crockford, C., Hobaiter, C., Wittig, R., Wrangham, R. W., Zuberbühler, K. & Vigilant, L., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of human evolution. 69, 1, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Triadic social interactions operate across time: A field experiment with wild chimpanzees

Wittig, R. M., Crockford, C., Langergraber, K. E. & Zuberbühler, K., Feb 5 2014, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 281, 1779, 20133155.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations
2013

Co-residence between males and their mothers and grandmothers is more frequent in bonobos than chimpanzees

Schubert, G., Vigilant, L., Boesch, C., Klenke, R., Langergraber, K., Mundry, R., Surbeck, M. & Hohmann, G., Dec 17 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 12, e83870.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Male-female socio-spatial relationships and reproduction in wild chimpanzees

Langergraber, K. E., Mitani, J. C., Watts, D. P. & Vigilant, L., Jun 1 2013, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 67, 6, p. 861-873 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations
2 Scopus citations

Urinary oxytocin and social bonding in related and unrelated wild chimpanzees

Crockford, C., Wittig, R. M., Langergraber, K., Ziegler, T. E., Zuberbühler, K. & Deschner, T., Mar 22 2013, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 280, 1755

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
167 Scopus citations
2012

Generation times in wild chimpanzees and gorillas suggest earlier divergence times in great ape and human evolution

Langergraber, K. E., Prüfer, K., Rowney, C., Boesch, C., Crockford, C., Fawcett, K., Inoue, E., Inoue-Muruyama, M., Mitani, J. C., Muller, M. N., Robbins, M. M., Schubert, G., Stoinski, T. S., Viola, B., Watts, D., Wittig, R. M., Wrangham, R. W., Zuberbuḧler, K., Pääbo, S. & Vigilant, L., Sep 25 2012, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109, 39, p. 15716-15721 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

261 Scopus citations

Genetic Sampling of Unhabituated Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) in Gishwati Forest Reserve, an Isolated Forest Fragment in Western Rwanda

Chancellor, R. L., Langergraber, K., Ramirez, S., Rundus, A. S. & Vigilant, L., Apr 1 2012, In : International Journal of Primatology. 33, 2, p. 479-488 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2011

Genetic and 'cultural' similarity in wild chimpanzees

Langergraber, K. E., Boesch, C., Inoue, E., Inoue-Murayama, M., Mitani, J. C., Nishida, T., Pusey, A., Reynolds, V., Schubert, G., Wrangham, R. W., Wroblewski, E. & Vigilant, L., Feb 7 2011, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 278, 1704, p. 408-416 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

83 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

Genetic differentiation and the evolution of cooperation in chimpanzees and humans

Langergraber, K., Schubert, G., Rowney, C., Wrangham, R., Zommers, Z. & Vigilant, L., Aug 22 2011, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 278, 1717, p. 2546-2552 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations

Male-Mediated gene flow in patrilocal primates

Schubert, G., Stoneking, C. J., Arandjelovic, M., Boesch, C., Eckhardt, N., Hohmann, G., Langergraber, K., Lukas, D. & Vigilant, L., 2011, In : PloS one. 6, 7, e21514.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations
2009

Kinship and social bonds in female chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)

Langergraber, K., Mitani, J. & Vigilant, L., Oct 1 2009, In : American Journal of Primatology. 71, 10, p. 840-851 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

145 Scopus citations
2007

The genetic signature of sex-biased migration in patrilocal chimpanzees and humans

Langergraber, K. E., Siedel, H., Mitani, J. C., Wrangham, R. W., Reynolds, V., Hunt, K. & Vigilant, L., Oct 3 2007, In : PloS one. 2, 10, e973.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

The limited impact of kinship on cooperation in wild chimpanzees

Langergraber, K. E., Mitani, J. C. & Vigilant, L., May 8 2007, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104, 19, p. 7786-7790 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

221 Scopus citations