Elephant Gestures Database

  • Elephant Gestures Database
      gesture
    • Attentive
        gesture
      • Listening
        • Freezing
        • Listening
        • Monitoring
      • Looking
        • Eye-Blinking
        • Monitoring
        • Eyes-Open
      • Sniffing
        • Tracking
        • J-Sniff
        • Sniff-Toward
        • Explore-Touch
        • Periscope-Sniff
        • Horizontal-Sniff
        • Monitoring
      • Touching
        • Explore-Touch
        • Foot-Touch
    • Aggressive
        gesture
      • Escalation
        • Prolonged-Pursuit
        • Coalition
        • Run-After
        • Bow-Neck-Charge
        • Group-Charge
        • Pushing
        • Slapping
        • Tusking
        • Ramming
        • Dueling
        • Escalated-Contest
        • Mock-Charge
        • Real-Charge
        • High-Fiving
      • Post-Conflict Display
        • Exaggerated-Walk
        • Reaching-High
        • Kick-Dust
        • Redirected-Aggression
        • Reconciliation
        • High-Fiving
        • End-Zone-Dance
      • Retreat
        • Look-Back
        • Turn-Away
        • Retreat-From
        • Run-Away
      • Submissive
        • Distant-Frontal-Attitude
        • Ears-Back
        • Skirt-Around
        • Queue-Up
        • Head-Low
        • Back-Toward
      • Threat
        • Head-High
        • Turn-Toward
        • Look-Back
        • Advance-Toward
        • Ear-Spreading
        • Ear-Folding
        • Head-Nod
        • Head-Jerk
        • Head-Swing
        • Head-Shaking
        • Forward-Trunk-Swing
        • Parallel-Walk
        • Tusk-Ground
        • Throw-Debris
        • Bush-Bash
        • Standing-Tall
    • Ambivalent
        gesture
      • Apprehensive
        • Trunk-Twisting
        • Foot-Swinging
        • Touch-Face
        • Trunk-Sucking
        • Trunk-Curved-Under
        • Ear-Stiffening
        • Jaw-Tilted-Upwards
        • Body-Jolt
        • Apprehensive
        • Tail-Raising
        • Back-Bowing
        • Eye-Widening
        • Fearful
        • Panic-Running
      • Displacement
        • Displacement-Grooming
        • Displacement-Feeding
    • Defensive
        gesture
      • Confront Predator
        • Advance-Toward-Predator
        • Ear-Spreading
        • Head-Shaking
        • Throw-Debris
        • Bow-Neck-Charge
        • Kick-Dust
        • Mock-Charge
        • Real-Charge
        • Standing-Tall
        • Perpendicular-Walk
      • Group-Defence
        • Reach-Touch
        • Bunching
        • Assembling
        • Panic-Running
        • Rear-Guard
        • Full-Retreat
      • Mobbing
        • Group-Advance
        • Group-Charge
        • High-Fiving
        • End-Zone-Dance
    • Social Integration
        gesture
      • Movement Initiation & Leadership
        • Ear-Slap
        • Waiting
        • Ear-Flap-Slide
        • Let's-Go-Stance
      • Spacial proximity
        • Tail-Swat
        • Kick-Back
        • Herding-Push
      • Affiliative
        • Caressing
        • Body-Touch
        • Back-Toward
        • Social-Rubbing
        • Bonding-Ceremony
        • Head-Raising
        • Mouth-Opening
        • Rapid-Ear-Flapping
        • Ear-Lifting
        • Tail-Raising
        • Back-Bowing
        • Reach-Touch
        • Spinning
        • Eye-Widening
        • Urinating
        • Trunk-Twining
        • Tusk-Clicking
        • Test-Mouth
        • Temporin
        • Ear-Secretion
        • Test-Temporal-Gland
        • Gathering
        • Caressing
    • Mother-Offspring
        gesture
      • Reassurance & Protection
        • Defensive-Circle
        • Caressing
        • Trample-Ground
        • Sheltering
        • Shepherding
      • Suckling
        • Solicit-Suckling
        • Food-Sampling
        • Reject-Suck
        • Suckle-Stance
        • Suckling
        • Suckle-Face
    • Sexual
        gesture
      • Advertisement/Attraction
        • Head-High
        • Musth-Walk
        • Trunk-Curl
        • Trunk-Bounce-Drag
        • Head-Toss
        • Chin-In
        • Ears-Tense
        • Ear-Wave
        • Urine-Dribbling
        • Musth-Temporal-Gland-Secretion
        • Marking
        • Penis-Erection
        • Female-Chorus
        • Post-Copulatory-Stance
        • Mating-Pandemonium
      • Courtship
        • Guarding
        • Reach-Over
        • Rest-Chin
        • Driving
        • Standing
        • Mounting
        • Wariness
        • Chase
        • Estrous-Walk
        • Consorting
      • Male Male
        • Male-Male-Chase
        • Male-Male-Reach-Over
        • Male-Male-Mounting
      • Post-Copulatory Act
        • Post-Copulatory-Stance
        • Mating-Pandemonium
        • Test-Penis/Semen
      • Sexual Monitoring
        • Test-Temporal-Gland
        • Test-Genitals
        • Test-Urine
        • Test-Dung
        • Flehmen
        • Palatal-Pit-Area-Contact-Response
        • Place
        • Vomeronasal-Organ-Rinsing
        • Tracking
      • Sexual Solicitation
        • Casual-Stance
        • Rump-Present
        • Soliciting-Guarding
    • Play
        gesture
      • Lone & Object Play
        • Flop-Trunk-On-Head
        • Trunk-Squelching
        • Object-Play
        • Floppy-Run
        • Tail-Raising
        • Eye-Widening
        • Play-Kick-Back
        • Play-Tusk-Ground
        • Play-Bush-Bash
        • Play-Throw-Debris
        • Play-Head-Shake
        • Feigned-Fear
      • Social Play
        • Play-Social-Rub
        • Play-Trunk-Twining
        • Climb-Upon
        • Grasp-Tail
        • Sparring
        • Play-Pursuit
        • Play-Reach-Over
        • Play-Mount
      • Solicit Play
        • Head-Waggling
        • Solicit-Play
        • Play-Kneel-Down
        • Distant-Frontal-Attitude
    • Death