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Publications


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., Zuberbühler, K., Pääbo, S., and Vigilant, L. (2012). Generation times in wild chimpanzees and gorillas suggest earlier divergence times in great ape and human evolution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA: Early Edition (August 13, 2012).

 

Langergraber, K.E. (2012). Kinship and cooperation in primates. In J. Mitani, J. Call, P. Kappeler, R. Palombit, and J. Silk (eds.) The Evolution of Primate Societies. University of Chicago Press.


Langergraber, K.E., Schubert, G., Rowney, C., Wrangham, R., Zommers, Z., and Vigilant, L. (2011). Genetic differentiation and the evolution of cooperation in chimpanzees and humans. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London - Series B, 278(1717): 2546-2552. [pdf]

 

Langergraber, K.E., and Vigilant, L. (2011). Genetic differences cannot be excluded from generating behavioural differences among chimpanzee groups. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London - Series B, 278: 2094-2095. [pdf]

 

Vigilant, L., and Langergraber, K.E. (2011). Inconclusive evidence for patrilocality in Neandertals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 108(18): E87. [pdf]

 

Langergraber, K.E., Boesch, C., Inoue, E., Inoue-Murayama, M., Mitani, J., Nishida, T., Pusey, A., Reynolds, V., Schubert, G., Wrangham, R., Wroblewski, E., and Vigilant, L. (2010). Genetic and "cultural" similarity in wild chimpanzees. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 278(1704): 408-416. [pdf]


Langergraber, K.E., Mitani, J.C., and Vigilant, L. (2009). Kinship and social bonds in female chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes). American Journal of Primatology 71: 840-851. [pdf]


Langergraber, K.E., Mitani, J.C., Wrangham, R.W., Reynolds, V., Hunt, K.D., and Vigilant, L. (2007). The genetic signature of sex-biased migration in patrilocal chimpanzees and humans. PLoS ONE 2: e973. [pdf]


Langergraber, K.E., Mitani, J.C., and Vigilant, L. (2007). The limited impact of kinship on cooperation in wild chimpanzees. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 104: 7786-7790. [pdf]



PRESENTED PAPERS

Langergraber, K.E., Mitani, J., Watts, D., and Vigilant, L. (April 15, 2010). Male-female social relationships and reproductive success in wild chimpanzees. American Journal of Physical Anthropology S50: 151.

Vigilant, L., Schubert, G., and Langergraber, K.E. (April 17, 2010). Levels of genetic differentiation at a small geographic scale in human and chimpanzee societies. American Journal of Physical Anthropology S50: 234-235.

Langergraber, K.E., Mitani, J.C, and Vigilant, L. (Aug 13, 2009). Kinship and social bonds in female chimpanzees. 3rd Congress for the European Federation for Primatology, Zurich, Switzerland.

Vigilant, L., and Langergraber, K.E. (Aug 14, 2009). A genetic perspective on cooperation in humans and chimpanzees. 3rd Congress for the European Federation for Primatology, Zurich, Switzerland.

Langergraber, K.E., and Vigilant, L. (March 22, 2009). Intergroup competition and the evolution of cooperation in chimpanzees and humans. Santa Fe Institute, Co-evolution of institutions and behaviors working group, Santa Fe, NM, USA.

Langergraber, K.E., Mitani, J.C, and Vigilant, L. (March 28, 2008). Reproductive skew in male chimpanzees. Santa Fe Institute, Dominance, levelling and egalitarianism in primates and other animals working group, Santa Fe, NM, USA.

Langergraber, K.E. (July 20, 2007). Mutualism, reciprocal altruism, and kin selection in male chimpanzee cooperation. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology Invited External Speaker Series, Leipzig, Germany.

Langergraber, K.E., Mitani, J.C., and Vigilant, L. (2007). Wild male chimpanzees preferentially affiliate and cooperate with maternal but not paternal siblings. American Journal of Physical Anthropology S45: 150.



PRESENTED POSTERS

Langergraber, K.E., Mitani, J.C, Wrangham, R.W., and Vigilant, L. (March 2, 2006). Inferring genetic relationships of wild male chimpanzees. Molecular Primatology: Progress and Promise, New York University, NY.



THESES

Langergraber, K.E. (2007). Chimpanzee molecular ecology: kinship, dispersal, and dispersal. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Michigan.