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Competing Interests

Louise Barrett is an Academic Editor for PeerJ.

Author Contributions

Tyler R Bonnell conceived and designed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Parry M. Clarke conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments.

S. Peter Henzi conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Louise Barrett conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Animal Ethics

The following information was supplied relating to ethical approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

All procedures were approved by the University of Lethbridge Animal Welfare Committee (Protocol #0702).

Field Study Permissions

The following information was supplied relating to field study approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

Research permission at De Hoop Nature Reserve was granted by Cape Nature.

Data Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

Baboon movement data are available on Movebank (doi:10.5441/001/1.t2212r18) and Dryad (doi:10.5061/dryad.kv2kh), r code used in the analysis is available from GitHub (github.com/tbonne/Rcode_Baboon_Movement_Bias/).

Funding

Funding for fieldwork was provided by Leakey Foundation (USA), NRF (South Africa) and NSERC (Canada) grants to SPH and LB. LB is also supported by NSERC’s Canada Research Chairs Program (Tier 1). TB is supported by a FQRNT Postdoctoral Fellowship and the Canada Research Chairs program (LB). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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