8 Animals That Recognize Their Reflections

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6. Bonobo

Bonobos also pass the mirror test By the way: monkeys have similar facial expressions to us humans and can understand human speech.

Bonobo Bonobo - Photo: GUDKOV ANDREY/Shutterstock

The bonobos Kanzi and Panbanisha knew around 400 words, which they expressed using a kind of keyboard with symbols. This let them “talk” to their keepers.