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dc.contributor.authorGreco, Brian J.
dc.contributor.authorBrown, Tracey K.
dc.contributor.authorAndrews, Jeff R. M.
dc.contributor.authorSwaisgood, Ronald R.
dc.contributor.authorCaine, Nancy G.
dc.date.accessioned2020-08-31T16:19:23Z
dc.date.available2020-08-31T16:19:23Z
dc.date.issued2013
dc.identifier.issn1435-9448, 1435-9456
dc.identifier.doi10.1007/s10071-012-0586-7
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/664
dc.description.abstract…Social learning is assumed to be important for elephants, but evidence in support of that claim is mostly anecdotal. Using a herd of six adult female African bush elephants (Loxodonta africana africana) at the San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park, we evaluated whether viewing a conspecific’s interactions facilitated learning of a novel task….
dc.language.isoen
dc.relation.urlhttp://link.springer.com/10.1007/s10071-012-0586-7
dc.rightsCopyright © 2012, Springer Nature
dc.subjectAFRICAN ELEPHANTS
dc.subjectSAFARI PARK
dc.subjectCALIFORNIA
dc.subjectSOCIAL BEHAVIOR
dc.subjectLEARNING
dc.titleSocial learning in captive African elephants (Loxodonta africana africana)
dc.typeArticle
dc.source.journaltitleAnimal Cognition
dc.source.volume16
dc.source.issue3
dc.source.beginpage459
dc.source.endpage469
dcterms.dateAccepted
html.description.abstract…Social learning is assumed to be important for elephants, but evidence in support of that claim is mostly anecdotal. Using a herd of six adult female African bush elephants (Loxodonta africana africana) at the San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park, we evaluated whether viewing a conspecific’s interactions facilitated learning of a novel task….


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