Primate Dataset

This dataset contains raw and corrected rates of primate behavioural innovation, tool use, extractive foraging, social learning and research effort.

Dataset download
(This file also includes the Reader & Laland 2002 dataset)

ReadMe file to accompany dataset

Please cite Reader et al 2011 in any publication using this data
Reader, SM, Hager, Y & Laland, KN. 2011.
The evolution of primate general and cultural intelligence.
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 366:1017-1027.

Electronic Supplementary Material: download PDF

These data are also archived online in the Dryad repository
Please direct any questions to Dr Simon Reader