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Female bonobos have multiple male partners (the reverse is also true) and the sperm sort out who wins the genetic lottery of having their genetic material passed along to conception.
In a comparative experiment, Professor Clay demonstrated to a bonobo or a human child how to open a little wooden box with a reward inside.
Since then, his experiments have ranged far and wide, including finding a bonobo at the Jacksonville Zoo that was amenable to banging on a drum to a steady beat.
A bonobo known as Kanzi communicates with a touch-screen displaying hundreds of lexigrams, occasionally combining the symbols with hand gestures to form simple phrases.
Why did female bonobos defy the norm and start cooperating with one another?
While the United States had the largest number (1,034) of live animal advertisements, Russia had the most varied list of species including two types of tigers, a crocodile, an ocelot and a bonobo.
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Origin and Etymology of bonobo
First Known Use: 1954See Words from the same year
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