Research Article

Why Did the Meerkat Cross the Road? Flexible Adaptation of Phylogenetically-Old Behavioural Strategies to Modern-Day Threats

  • Nicolas Perony,

    Affiliation: Chair of Systems Design, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

  • Simon W. Townsend mail

    Affiliations: Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, Kalahari Meerkat Project, Kuruman River Reserve, Northern Cape, South Africa

  • Published: February 18, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0052834

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