Data from: An archive of longitudinal recordings of the vocalizations of adult Gombe chimpanzees

Plooij FX, van de Rijt-Plooij H, Fischer M, Pusey A

Date Published: May 22, 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.sd15m

 

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Title Dryad Readme file adults
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Description Describing the adult Gombe chimps data package including the unparsed digital copies of the chimp tapes and the metadata for the individual sound recordings.
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Title AdultDirSounds11Dec14Final
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Title Gombe_biography-for_1971-3
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Description The Gombe_biography for the chimpanzee individuals present during the span of time that the recordings were made. The Gombe biography contains 13 columns, but the ones most useful for analyzing the vocalizations are the name of the individual (column B), the birth date (column C), the name of the mother (column H) and the sex of the individual (column I). The columns are explained in Strier et al. [1]. 1. Strier, K.B. et al., The Primate Life History Database: A unique shared ecological data resource. Methods Ecol Evol, 2010, 1(2): p. 199-211.
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Title LIst of adult chimpanzee sounds
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Description A list of names of adult vocalizations and other sounds as used in the spreadsheet (AdultDirSounds11Dec14Final.xls) and the Macaulay Library database. The first column contains the main categories of which the barks, eagle raa, grunts, hoots and screams are the most important. The second column contains the subdivisions of the barks, grunts, hoots and screams. The third column contains all the word variations that were used for each main category or subdivision thereof. Before counting the frequencies of the vocalizations, these word variations were converted into the name of the main category or subdivision thereof.
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Title Adults 1
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Description This 96K/24bit audio file is 60 minutes long and contains 224 unparsed audio specimens of adult chimpanzee vocalizations. Each specimen starts with the recordist's (either Hetty van de Rijt-Plooij or Frans X. Plooij) voice announcement of the cut number.
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Title Adults 2
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Description This 96K/24bit audio file is 31:06 minutes in length and contains 74 unparsed audio specimens of adult chimpanzee vocalizations. Each specimen begins with the recordist's (either Hetty van de Rijt-Plooij or Frans X. Plooij) voice announcement of the cut number.
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Title Adults 3
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Description This 96K/24bit audio file is 16:09 minutes in length and contains 51 unparsed audio specimens of adult chimpanzee vocalizations. Each specimen begins with the recordist's (either Hetty van de Rijt-Plooij or Frans X. Plooij) voice announcement of the cut number.
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Title Adults 4
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Description This 96K/24bit audio file is 23:08 minutes in length and contains 37 unparsed audio specimens of adult chimpanzee vocalizations. Each specimen begins with the recordist's (either Hetty van de Rijt-Plooij or Frans X. Plooij) voice announcement of the cut number.
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Title Adults 5
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Description This 96K/24bit audio file is 36:17 minutes in length and contains 63 unparsed audio specimens of adult chimpanzee vocalizations. Each specimen begins with the recordist's (either Hetty van de Rijt-Plooij or Frans X. Plooij) voice announcement of the cut number.
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Title Adults 6
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Description This 96K/24bit audio file is 36:20 minutes in length and contains 44 unparsed audio specimens of adult chimpanzee vocalizations. Each specimen begins with the recordist's (either Hetty van de Rijt-Plooij or Frans X. Plooij) voice announcement of the cut number.
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Title Adults 7
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Description This 96K/24bit audio file is 20:44 minutes in length and contains 73 unparsed audio specimens of adult chimpanzee vocalizations. Each specimen begins with the recordist's (either Hetty van de Rijt-Plooij or Frans X. Plooij) voice announcement of the cut number.
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When using this data, please cite the original publication:

Plooij FX, van de Rijt-Plooij H, Fischer M, Wilson ML, Pusey A (2015) An archive of longitudinal recordings of the vocalizations of adult Gombe chimpanzees. Scientific Data 2: 150027. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sdata.2015.27

Additionally, please cite the Dryad data package:

Plooij FX, van de Rijt-Plooij H, Fischer M, Pusey A (2015) Data from: An archive of longitudinal recordings of the vocalizations of adult Gombe chimpanzees. Dryad Digital Repository. http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.sd15m
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