Moving the sole of the foot back and forth on the ground, on a log, a stone or other rough object to scratch an itch.

References: Poole & Granli 2021. (Full reference list)

This behavior occurs in the following context(s): Foraging & Comfort Technique


Context: Foraging & Comfort Technique (1)

A juvenile female in the Mabenzi family scratches the sole of her foot on a stump or something else on the ground. (Gorongosa, Mozambique)