Baboon and Impala Together

Fort Lauderdale - United States

Discusses how baboons and impala interact. Offers scientific observations and images.


Includes pictures and general information on the African antelope.

Impala - Life on the Fringe

Discusses the elegant African antelope with its reddish coat, long legs, and lyre-shaped horns.

Baboon Communication
United States

Article by Beth Bazar examining how baboons have voice and communication skills but not the "theory of mind" to understand how their communications will affect others.

Hamadryas Baboon
United States

Facts, photos, and videos of Papio hamadryas from

Baboon (Papio ursinus)

Brief description and drawing of this animal from the Canadian Museum of Nature.

Essay: A Baboon's Life
United States

An essay written by Robert Sapolsky in 1996 on violence between male baboons, ageing and friendship. [PDF]

Baboon spiders of South Africa
United States

A short article of the online magazine Science in Africa that describes the South African baboon spiders (tarantulas) and gives a paragraph of more detailed information on the better known genera of these spiders. It includes some low-resolution pictures of baboon spiders, references and links.

Amboseli Baboon Research Project
United States

Information about the long-term, coordinated series of studies of Yellow Baboons (Papio cynocephalus) in the Amboseli region of East Africa. Includes detailed information about life history and behavior.

Brief description and photographs taken by Neil Shedden on safari.

Cape Peninsula Baboon Research Unit
United States

Research focuses on baboons of the Cape Peninsula and surrounding areas and encompasses various aspects of baboon biology, including ecology, behaviour, genetics and evolution.