Additional occurrences of the work
"meerkat" can found in the following articles. Unfortunately my own
busy experimentation precludes me reading the entirety of these.
"Predation, Group Size and Mortality in a Cooperative Mongoose, Suricata suricatta," Journal of Animal Ecology, Vol. 68, No. 4. (Jul., 1999), pp. 672-683.
"Fecal Methanogens and Vertebrate Evolution," Evolution, Vol. 50, No. 2. (Apr., 1996), pp. 559-572.
("A determination of methane emissions by 253 vertebrate species confirmed that competence for intestinal methanogenic bacteria is shared by related species and higher taxa, irrespective of different feeding bits."--this is the canonical text on meerkat farts)
"Is There Teaching in Nonhuman Animals?" Quarterly Review of Biology, Vol. 67, No. 2. (Jun., 1992)
"Mongoose Predation on Sea Turtle Eggs and Nests," Biotropica, Vol. 15, No. 2. (Jun., 1983), pp. 159-160.
"The Evolution of Monogamy: Hypotheses and Evidence," Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics, Vol. 11. (1980)
"On the Evolution and Adaptive Significance of Postnatal Growth Rates in the Terrestrial Vertebrates," Quarterly Review of Biology, Vol. 53, No. 3. (Sep., 1978)
"Kuanyama Ambo Magic. 6. Medicinal, Cosmetical, and Charm Flora and Fauna," The Journal of American Folklore, Vol. 69, No. 272. (Apr.-Jun., 1956), pp. 147-174.
("The Wild Dog [ombidi] and the Bushy-tailed Meerkat [haluni]. These animals are taboo and cannot be killed.")
"The Fable of the Visit of the Truthful Man and the Liar with the Monkeys, and the Adventure of Reynard and Isengrim with the Apes," Modern Language Notes, Vol. 4, No. 8. (Dec., 1889)