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Subordinate Hyena Giggle Call

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Caption: The giggle call of a subordinate male hyena named Winnie (who was 14 years old at the time of the study) is more variable and tentative than the steady call of dominant animals.

Credit: Frederic Theunissen/UC Berkeley

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