Leakey grows up

April 5, 2009 6:33 PM

Male chimpanzees typically stay in the group where they are born, and as they grow up must find a place in the hierarchy of older males. Leakey has been spending less time with his mother, and more time with the males of the Moto community. The integration is not always easy, and he has received his fair share of threats from the alpha male. However, Leakey’s confidence does not seem daunted!

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