ICTE-Centre Valbio Publications

2013

Balko E. 2013 (in press). Life history traits and behavioral biology of Varecia vareigata variegata;V. v. subcincta; and V. v. editorum In: Rowe N, editor. All the world's primates. Charlestown, RI: Pogonias Press.

Blanco MB, Elfawal M, Durden LA, Beati G, Xi G, Godfrey LR, Rich SM. 2013. Genetic diversity of ixodid ticks parasitizing eastern mouse and dwarf lemurs in Madagascar, with descriptions of larva, nymph and male stages of Ixodes lemuris (ACARI: IXODIDAE). Journal of Parasitology 99: 11-18.

Blanco MB, Godfrey LR. 2013. Does hibernation slow the “pace of life” in dwarf lemurs (Cheirogaleus) International Journal of Primatology 34:130-147.

Tecot S. 2013. Variable energetic strategies in disturbed and undisturbed rain forest habitats: fecal cortisol levels in southeastern Madagascar. In: Masters J, Gamba M, and Genin F, editors. Leaping ahead: advances in prosimian biology (Developments in primatology: progress and prospects). New York, NY: Springer Press. p. 321-359.

Tecot S, Baden AL, Romine NK, Kamilar JK. 2013. Reproductive strategies in Malagasy strepsirhines. In: Clancy K, Hinde K, and Rutherford J, editors. Building babies: primate development in proximate and ultimate perspective (developments in primatology: progress and prospects). New York, NY: Springer Press.

Tecot S, Gerber B, King SJ, Verdolin J, Wright PC. 2013. Risky business: sex ratio, mortality, and group transfer in Propithecus edwardsi in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar. Behavioral Ecology. doi:10.1093/beheco/art008

Wright PC, Andriamihaja BR, King SJ, Guerriero J, Hubbard J. 2013 (in press). Lemurs and tourism in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar: economic boom and other consequences. In: Russon A, and Wallis J, editors. Primate-focused tourism. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

 

 2003-2012
(Including abstracts)

2012

Achilles EJ, Godfrey LR, et al (2012) "Growing old in Ranomafana National Park: locomotor proficiency in young and old Propithecus edwardsi" American Journal of Physical Anthropology 147: 80-80

Clark VC, Harinantenaina L, Zeller M, Ronto W, Rocca J, Dossey AT, Rakotondravony D, Kingston DGI, Shaw C (2012) An endogenous bile acid and dietary sucrose from skin secretions of alkaloid-sequestering poison frogs Journal of Natural Products doi: 101021/np200963r
 
Gerber BD, Arrigo-Nelson SA, Karpanty SM, Kotschwar M, Wright PC (2012) Spatial ecology of the endangered Milne-Edwards’ Sifaka (Propithecus edwardsi): Do logging and season affect home range and daily ranging patterns? International Journal of Primatology, doi: 101007/s10764-011-9576-x

Gogarten JF, Brown LM, Chapman CA, Cords M, Doran-Sheehy D, Fedigan LM, Grine
FE, Perry S, Pusey AE, Sterck EHM, Wich SA, Wright PC (2012) Seasonal mortality patterns in non-human primates: Implications for variation in selection pressures across environments Evolution

Laurance B, Useche DC, Wright PC, et al (2012) Averting biodiversity collapse in
tropical forest protected areas Nature doi: 101038/nature11318

King SJ, Boyer DM, Tecot S, Strait SZ, Zohdy S, Blanco MB, Wright PC, Jernvall J (2012) Lemur habitat and dental senescence in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology 148:228-237 DOI: 101002/ajp22011

Sefczek TM, Farris ZJ, Wright PC (2012) Aye-Aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) Feeding strategies at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar: An indirect sampling method Folia Primatologica, 83 (1) 1-10, doi: 101159/000338103

Singletary B, Herrera JP, Tecot S (2012) Is there an environmental effect on acoustic strategies of black and white ruffed lemurs (Varecia variegata editorum) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar? American Journal of Physical Anthropology

Tecot, S (In press, 2012) Variable energetic strategies in disturbed and undisturbed rain forest habitats: fecal cortisol levels in southeastern Madagascar Leaping Ahead: Advances in Prosimian Biology  Developments in Primatology series J Masters, M Gamba, and F Génin, eds New York: Springer

Tecot SR, Romine NK (2012) "Leading Ladies: Leadership of Group Movements in a Pair-Living, Co-Dominant, Monomorphic Primate Across Reproductive Stages and Fruit Availability Seasons" American Journal of Primatology 74(7): 591-601

Tecot S, Baden A, Romine N, Kamilar J (In press, 2012) Reproductive strategies in Malagasy strepsirhines In: Rutherford J, Riley E, Clancy K (eds) Building babies: Proximate and ultimate perspectives of primate developmental trajectories Springer

Tecot SR, Baden AL, Romine NK, Kamilar JK (2012) The evolution of allomaternal care in lemuriforms American Journal of Physical Anthropology

Wright PC, Erhart EM, Tecot SR, Baden AL, Arrigo-Nelson S, Morelli TL, Deppe A, Ratelolahy F, Blanco M, Atsalis S, Johnson SE, Ratolahy F, Tan CLM, Zohdy S (2012) Long-term lemur research at Centre ValBio, Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar In: Kappeler PM, Watts D, editors Long-Term Research in Primates Dordrecht: Springer Pp 67-100 DOI: 101007/978-3-642-22514-7_4

Zohdy S, Kemp A, Durden L, Wright PC, Jernvall J (2012) Mapping the Social Network: Tracking Lice in a Wild Primate Population (Microcebus rufus) to Infer Social Contacts and Vector Potential BMC Ecology

2011

Blanco M (2011) Timely estrus in wild brown mouse lemur females at Ranomanfana National Park, Southeastern Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology 145: 311-317

Blatch S, Boyer DM, King SJ, Bunn JM, Jernvall J, Wright PC (2011) Changes in orientation of attritional wear facets with implications for jaw motion in a mixed longitudinal sample of Propithecus edwardsi from Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 146: 116–133

Bora P, Ramilijaona O, Raminosoa N, Vences M (2011) A new species of Mantidactylus (subgenus Chonomantis) from Ranomafana National Park, eastern Madagascar (Amphibia, Anura, Mantellidae) Zootaxa 2772: 52-60

Brown KA, Flynn DFB, Abram NK, Ingram JC, Johnson SE, Wright PC (2011) Assessing natural resource use by forest-reliant communities in Madagascar using functional diversity and functional redundancy metrics PLoS One 6 (9) e24107 doi:101371/journalpone0024107

Dunham AE, Erhart E, Wright PC (2011) Global climate cycles and cyclones; Consequences for rainfall patterns and lemur reproduction in southeastern Madagascar Global Change Biology 17 (1) 219 doi: 10111/j1365-2486201002205x

Farris ZJ, Morelli TL, Sefczek T, Wright PC (2011) Comparing Aye-Aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) presence and distribution between degraded and non-degraded forest within Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar Folia Primologica 82: 94-106 Doi: 101159/000329860

Gerber BD, Arrigo-Nelson SA, Karpanty SM, Kotschwar M, Wright PC (2011) Spatial ecology of the endangered Milne-Edwards’ Sifaka (Propithecus edwardsi): Do logging and season affect home range and daily ranging patterns? International Journal of Primatology, doi: 101007/s10764-011-9576-x

Herrera JP, Wright PC, Lauterbur E, Ratovonjanahary L, Taylor LL (2011) The effects of habitat disturbance on lemurs at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar International Journal of Primatology 32: 1091-1108, doi: 101007/s10764-1011-9525-8

Johnson SE, Gordon AD, Raichlen DA, Tecot S, Holmes SM, Ingraldi C, Verdolin JL (2011) Search strategies in frugivorous lemurs in southeastern Madagascar: Are Lévy Walks Used? American Journal of Primatology 73S: 57

Johnson SE, Ingraidi C, Ralainasolo FB, Andriamaharoa HE, Ludovic R, Birkinshaw CR, Wright PC, Ratsimbazafy JH (2011) Gray-headed lemur (Eulemur cinereiceps) abundance and forest structure dynamics at Manombo, Madagascar BIOTROPICA 43(3): 371-379 doi:10111/j1744-7429201000705x

King SJ, Morelli TL, Arrigo-Nelson S, Ratelolahy FJ, Godfrey LR, Wyatt J, Tecot S, Jernvall J, Wright PC (2011) Morphometrics and pattern of growth in wild sifakas (Propithecus edwardsi) at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Primatology 73 (2):155-172, doi:101002/ajp20881

Rakotonirina LH, Spirall GJ, Ratsimbazafy JH, Ravelonjanahary S, Ralaiarison R, Tecot, S, Hall A, Calhoon T, Randria GR (2010) Effet de la dégradation de l’habitat sur la consommation alimentaire d’Eulemur rubriventer dans deux sites: Talatakely et Vatoharanana, du Parc National de Ranomafana Lemur News 15:47-51

Tecot S, King SJ, Verdolin J, Wright PC (2011) Patterns of mortality and group transfer explain differences in male and female longevity in Propithecus edwardsi, Milne-Edwards’ sifaka American Journal of Physical Anthropology 144(S52): 291-292

Tecot S, Romine N (2011) Group leadership by females in a pair-bonded strepsirhine, Eulemur rubriventer (red-bellied lemur), in southeastern Madagascar American Journal of Primatology

Tecot S, Romine N (2011) Group leadership by females in a pair-bonded strepsirhine, Eulemur rubriventer (red-bellied lemur), in southeastern Madagascar American Journal of Primatology

Wright PC (2011) "The View from Lazy Point: A Natural Year in an Unnatural World" (book review) Evolutionary Anthropology 20(2): 78-79

Wright PC (2011) "Humanity on a Tightrope: Thoughts on Empathy, Family and Big Changes for a Viable Future" Evolutionary Anthropology 20(2): 78-79

Wright PC, Andriamihaja B (2011) Lemurs and tourism: Economic boom and unsuspected consequences Primates and Tourism (Eds A Russon and J Wallis) New York: Kluwer Press

Wright PC, Tecot S, Erhart EM, Baden AL, King SJ, Grassi C (2011) Frugivory in four sympatric lemurs: implications for the future of Madagascar’s forests American Journal of Primatology 73 (6): 585-602 doi: 101002/ajp20936

Wright PC, Erhart EM, Tecot SR, Baden AL, Arrigo-Nelson S, Morelli TL, Deppe A, Ratelolahy F, Blanco M, Atsalis S, Johnson SE, Ratolahy F, Tan CLM, Zohdy S (2011) Long-term lemur research at Centre ValBio, Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar In: Kappeler PM, Watts D, editors Long-term research in Primates Dordrecht: Springer

Zohdy S, Tecot S, Wright PC, Jernvall J (2011) Elevated testosterone levels in female brown mouse lemurs (Microcebus rufus) at Ranomafana National Park American Journal of Physical Anthropology 144(S52):318

Zohdy S, Tecot S, Wright, PC, Jernvall, J (2011) Testing the immunocompetence handicap hypothesis (ICHH) in both sexes in wild brown mouse lemurs (Microcebus rufus) Integrative and Comparative Biology 51:E156

Doctoral Dissertations

Baden A (2011) "Communal infant care in black-and-white ruffed lemurs (Varecia variegata)" Interdepartmental Program in Anthropological Sciences Stony Brook University PhD

Martin S (2011) "Behavioral and Environmental Correlates of Parasite Burden in Eulemur cinereiceps from Southeastern Madagascar," Interdepartmental Program in Anthropological Sciences Stony Brook University PhD

Deppe A (May 2011) "Predator Recognition in the Brown Mouse Lemur (Microcebus rufus): Experiments in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar" Interdepartmental Program in Anthropological Sciences Stony Brook University PhD


2010

Agnarsson I, Kuntner M, Coddington JA, Blackledge TA (2010) Shifting continents, not behaviours: independent colonization of solitary and subsocial Anelosimus spider lineages on Madagscar (Araneae, Theridiidae) Zoologica Scripta 39 doi:10:111/j1463-6409200900406x

Alex BA, Muldoon KM, Godfrey LR, King SJ (2010) Trophic assessment of giant lemurs and associated fauna from the Andrahomana Cave, Madagascar by LA-ICP-MS  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 50: 53-54

Arrigo-Nelson S, Baden A, Salisbury RL, Wright PC, McGee EM (2010) The adaptive significance of geophagy in the Milne-Edwards’ sifaka (Propithecus edwardsi) at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar International Primatological Society XXIII Congress

Baden AL (2010) Characterizing ‘kindergartens’: nest use and infant-parking strategies in Varecia variegata American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 50: 59

Balko EA (2010) Life history traits and behavioral biology of Varecia vareigata variegata; V v subcincta; and V v editorum In: Rowe, N (ed) All the World’s Primates Pogonias Press

Bannar-Martin KH, Lehman SM (2010) Interior versus exterior edges: Their effect on home range, spatial ecology and feeding ecology of Milne-Edwards' Sifakas (Propithecus edwardsi) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 50: 60-61

Blanco MB, Rahalinarivo V (2010) First direct evidence of hibernation in an eastern dwarf lemur species (Cheirogaleus crossleyi) from the high-altitude forest of Tsinjoarivo, central-eastern Madagascar Naturwissenschaften 97: 945-950

Blanco MB, Godfrey LR, Wright PC (2010) Timing of estrus in brown lemur females from Ranomafana National Park, southeastern Madagascar: Implication for reproductive strategies American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 50: 68-69

Blatch S, Boyer DM, King SJ, Bunn JM, Jernvall J, Wright PC (2010) Do old sifakas (Propithecus edwardsi) chew differently? American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 50

Brown K, Flynn DFB, Ingram JC, Abram NK, Johnson S, Ravalison M, Wright PC (2010) Assessing ecosystem services used by forest-dependent communities in southeast Madagascar using utilitarian functional diversity and functional redundancy Conservation Letters

Cabeza M, Arponen A, Jaattela L, Kujala H, van Teeffelen A, Hanski I (2010) Conservation planning with insects at three different spatial scales Ecography 33: 54-63 doi: 10111/j1600-0587200906040x

Catlett KK, Schwartz GT, Godfrey LR, Jungers WL (2010) “Life history space”: a multivariate analysis of life history variation in extant and extinct Malagasy lemurs American Journal of Physical Anthropology 142: 391-404 doi: 101002/ajpa21236

Clough D, Heistermann M, Kappeler PM (2010) Host Intrinsic Determinants and Potential Consequences of Parasite Infection in Free-Ranging Red-Fronted Lemurs (Eulemur fulvus rufus) American Jounral of Physical Anthropology doi: 101002/ajpa21243

Cunningham E, Matsuzawa T, Wright PC (2010) Innovations in field methods International Primatological Society XXIII Congress

Cunningham E, Schofield L (2010) Ecological and reproductive influences on Varecia variegata ranging and feeding behavior in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 50: 89

DeFries R, Rovero F, Wright PC, Ahumada, J, Andelman, S, Brandon, K, Dempewolf, J, Hansen, A, Hewson, J, and Liu, J, (2010) From plot to landscape scale: linking tropical biodiversity measurements across spatial scales Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 8 (3): 153-160 doi: 101890/080104

Dunham A, Erhart E, Wright PC (2010) Global climate cycles and cyclones; consequences for rainfall patterns and lemur reproduction in southeastern Madagascar Global Change Biology 17 (1) doi: 101111/j1365-2486201002205x  

Durden LH, Zohdy S, Laakkonen JT (2010) Lice and ticks of the eastern rufous mouse lemur, Microcebus rufus, with descriptions of the male and third instar nymph of Lemurpediculus Verruculosus (Phthiraptera: Anoplura) Journal of Parasitology 96 (5): 874-878 doi:101645/GE-25121

Feistner ATC, Rakotoarijoana M (2010) Discovery and conservation of greater bamboo lemurs (Prolemur simus) in the rural commune of Tsaratananana The International Technical Meeting on Prolemur simus Conservation Antananarivo, Madagascar

Gerber B, Karpanty SM, Crawford C, Kotschawar M, Randianantenaina J (2010) An assessment of carnivore relative abundance and density in the eastern rainforest of Madagascar using remotely-triggered camera traps Oryx 44 (2): 219-222  doi:101017/S0030605309991037


Glaw F, Kohler J, De la Riva I, Vietes DR, Vences M (2010) Integrative taxonomy of Malagasy treefrogs: combination of molecular genetics, bioacoustics and comparative morphology reveals twelve additional species of Boophis Zootaxa, (2383): 1-82

Godfrey LR, King SJ, Muldoon KM, Blanco MB (2010) Dental complexity, topographic relief, and dietary reconstruction in subfossil lemurs American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 50: 111-112

Irwin MT, Wright PC, Birkinshaw C, Fisher BL, Gardner CJ, Glos J, Goodman SM, Loiselle P, Rabeson P, Raharison J-L, Raherilalao M J, Rakotondravony D, Raselimanana A, Ratsimbazafy J, Sparks JS, Wilmé L, Ganzhorn JU (2010) Patterns of species change in anthropogenically disturbed forests of Madagascar Biological Conservation 143 (10) 2351-2362 doi: 101016/jbiocon201001023

Johnson SE, Ingraldi C, Ralainasolo FB, Andriamaharoa HE, Ludovic R, Birkinshaw CR, Wright PC, Ratsimbazafy JH (2010) Gray-headed Lemur (Eulemur cinereiceps) abundance and forest structure dynamics at Manombo, Madagascar Biotropica 00(00): 1-9 2010, doi: 10111/j1744-7429201000705x

Keane, A, Ramarolahy, AA, Jones, JPG, Milner-Gulland, EJ (2010) Evidence for the effects of environmental engagement and education on knowledge of wildlife laws in Madagascar Conservation Letters 00: 1–9, doi: 10111/j1755-263X201000144x

King, SJ, Boyer, DM, Tecot, S, Strait, SG, Wright, PC, Jernvall, J (2010) Lemur habitat and dental senescence at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 50: 142

Larney E, Rafaliarison, RR, Wright, PC (2010) Coping in a degraded habitat: Behavioral ecology of a population of greater bamboo lemurs (Prolemur simus) in Ivato, southeastern Madagascar International Primatological Society XXIII Congress

Larney, E, Rafaliarison, RR, Wright, PC (2010) Working to save Prolemur simus in southeastern Madagascar: the Ivato update The International Technical Meeting on Prolemur simus Conservation Antananarivo, Madagascar

Muldoon, K M (2010) Paleoenvironment of Ankilitelo Cave (late Holocene, southwestern Madagascar): implications for the extinction of giant lemurs Journal of Human Evolution doi: 101016/jjhevol201001005

Muldoon, K M, Rasoamiaramanana, A, Aronson, A, Simons, EL, Wright, PC (2010 submitted) Early Holocene fauna from a new subfossil site: Christmas River, southcentral Madagascar Society of Vertebrate Paleontology (SVP) Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA 

Quéméré, E,Champeau, J, Besolo, A, Rasolondraibe, E, Rabarivola, C, Crouau-Roy, B, Chikhi, L, (2010) Spatial variation in density and total size estimates in fragmented primate populations: the golden-crowned sifaka (Propithecus tattersalli) American Journal of Primatology 72 (1) 72-80 doi: 101002/ajp20754

Ravosa, MJ, Daniel, AN (2010) Ontogeny and phyletic size change in living and fossil lemurs American Journal of Primatology 72 (2): 161-172

Tecot S (2010) It’s all in the timing: Birth Seasonality and Infant Survival in Eulemur rubiventer International Journal of Primatology 31 (5)715 -735 doi: 101007/s10764-010-9423-5

Tecot S (2010) Variable energetic strategies in disturbed and undisturbed rain forest habitats: fecal cortisol levels in southeastern Madagascar Leaping Ahead: Advances in Prosimian Biology Developments in Primatology series J Masters, M Gamba, and F Génin, eds New York: Springer

Tecot S, Wright PC (2010) Primate Conservation Efforts Yearbook of Science and Technology McGraw Hill: New York
Tecot S, Zohdy S, King SJ, Jernvall J, Wright PC (2010) Wimpy males and formidable females: Testosterone levels in Propithecus edwardsi  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 50: 228

Vaughn SE, McGee EM (2010) Of lemurs and louse flies: Implications of lemur ecology and behavior on parasite specificity in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar International Primatological Society XXIII Congress

Vences, M, Glaw, F, Kohler, J, Wollenberg, KC (2010) Molecular phylogeny, morphology and bioacoustics reveal five additional species of arboreal microhylid frogs of the genus Anodonthyla from Madagascar Contributions to Zoology 79 (1): 1-32

Viljanen, H, F Escobar, et al (2010) "Low local but high beta diversity of tropical forest dung beetles in Madagascar" Global Ecology and Biogeography 19(6): 886-894

Viljanen, H, Wirta, H, Montreuil, O, Rahagalala, P, Johnson, S, Hanski, I (2010) Structure of local communities of endemic dung beetles in Madagascar Journal of Tropical Ecology

Wirta, H, Viljanen, H, Orsini, L, Montreuil, O, & Hanski, I (2010) Three parallel radiations of Canthonini dung beetles in Madagascar Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 57(2), 710-727 Elsevier Inc

Wright PC (2010) The history of the Talatakely Prolemur simus population in Ranomafana National Park The International Technical Meeting on Prolemur simus Conservation Antananarivo, Madagascar

Wright PC, Tecot S, Erhart E, King S, Baden A (2010) The role of lemurs in maintaining Madagascar ecosystems: Implications for forest composition American Journal of Primatology

Yamashita, N, Tan CL, Vinyard CJ, Williams C (2010) Semi-Quantitative tests of cyanide in foods and excreta of three Hapalemur species in Madagascar American Journal of Primatology 72 (1):56-61 doi: 101002/ajp20751

Zohdy S, Rakotoarinivo TH, Carag J, Wright PC, Jernvall J (2010) Parasite burden as a tool to assess immunosenescence in wild brown mouse lemurs (Microcebus rufus) International Primatological Society XXIII Congress

Zohdy, S, Tecot, S, Rakotoarinivo, TH, Carag, J, King, SJ, Jernvall, J, Wright, PC (2010) Wild brown mouse lemurs live long and prosper American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 50: 251

Doctoral Dissertations

Blanco MB (2010) Reproductive biology of mouse and dwarf lemurs of eastern Madagascar, with an emphasis on brown mouse lemurs (Microcebus rufus) at Ranomafana National Park, a southeastern rainforest PhD dissertation University of Massachusetts, Amherst

2009

Andreone F, Glaw F, Mattioli F, Jesu R, Schimmenti G, Randrianirina JE, Vences M (2009) The peculiar herpetofauna of some Tsaratanana rainforests and its affinities with Manongarivo and other massifs and forests of northern Madagascar Italian Journal of Zoology 76: 92-110 doi: 101080/11250000802088603

Baden, AL (2009) It takes a village: communal infant care and socialization in wild ruffed lemurs (Varecia variegata) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Primatology Suppl 71: 93

Baden, AL, Crowley, BE (2009) Intraspecific isotopic variability in Varecia variegata, Ranomafana National Park American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 48: 81

Baden, A, Lu, A, Tecot, S (2009) 2009 annual meetings of the American Society of Primatologists Evolutionary Anthropology 18: 164-165

Bailey CA, Lei, RH, Brenneman, RA, Louis, EE (2009) Characterization of 21 microsatellite marker loci in the Milne-Edwards’ Sifaka (Propithecus edwardsi) Conservation Genetics 10 (5): 1389-1392

Ballhorn DJ, Kautz S, Rakotoarivelo FP (2009) Quantitative variability of cyanogenesis in Cathariostachys madagascariensis- the main food plant of bamboo lemurs in southeastern Madagascar American Journal of Primatology 71 (4): 305-315

Bixby RJ, Benstead JP, Douglas MM, Pringle CM (2009) Relationships of stream algal community structure to catchment deforestation in eastern Madagascar Journal of the North American Benthological Society 28 (2): 466-479 doi: 101899/07-1711

Blanco MB, Godfrey LR, Rakotondratsima M, Rahalinarivo V, Samonds KE, Raharison JL, Irwin MT (2009) Discovery of sympatric dwarf lemur species in the high-altitude rain forest of Tsinjoarivo, eastern Madagascar: Implications for biogeography and conservation Folia Primatologica 80 (1): 1-17 doi: 101159/000173716

Blanco MB, Meyer JS (2009) Assessing reproductive profiles in female brown mouse lemurs (Microcebus rufus) from Ranomafana National Park, southeast Madagascar, using fecal hormone analysis American Journal of Primatology 71: 1-8 doi: 101002/ajp20672

Blanco MB, Rahalinarivo V, Godfrey LR (2009) Growing as cheirogaleids: life history and age-related differences between eastern mouse and dwarf lemurs American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 48: 93

Bradley BJ, MacFie T, Lawler R, Morelli TL, Baden A, Kappeler PM, Louis EE, Pastorini J, Sauther M, Wright PC, Mundy NI (2009) Eye of the beholder: Variable color vision in wild lemur populations American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 48: 96-97

Brooks CP, Holmes C, Kramer K, Barnett B, Keitt TH (2009) The role of demography in determining deforestation rates near Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar PLoS ONE 4 (6) e5783: 1-6 doi: 101371/journalpone0005783

Brown KA, Ingram JC, Flynn DFB, Razafindrazaka R, Jeannoda V (2009) Protected areas safeguard tree and shrub communities from degradation and invasion: a case study in eastern Madagascar Environmental Management 44 (1): 136-148

Cadle J (2009) Sexual dimorphism and reproductive biology in the Malagasy snake genus Liopholidophis (Lamprophiidae:Pseudoxyrhophiinae) Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 4 (60) 15, 461-502

Crottini A, Dordel J, Köhler J, Glaw F, Schmitz A, Vences M (2009): A multilocus phylogeny of Malagasy scincid lizards elucidates the relationships of the fossorial genera Androngo and Cryptoscincus Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 53: 345-350

Delmore KE, Louis EE, Johnson SE (2009) Morphological characterization of a brown lemur hybrid zone (Eulemur rufifrons X E cinereiceps) in southeastern Madagascar American Journal of Primatology 71 (S1): 43

Deppe AM, Wright PC (2009) Predator recognition in wild brown mouse lemurs (Microcebus rufus): field experiments in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Primatology 71 (S1): 67

Deppe AM, Wright PC, Szelistowski WA (2009) Object permanence in lemurs Animal Cognition 12 (2): 381-388 doi: 101007/s10071-088-0197-5

Dolins FL, Jolly A, Rasamimanana H, Ratsimbazafy J, Feistner ATC, Ravoavy F (2009) Conservation education in Madagascar: Three case studies in the biologically diverse island-continent American Journal of Primatology 71: 1-16 doi: 101002/ajp20779

Erhart EM, Grassi C (2009) Temporal variation in diet in three strepsirrhine species in southeastern Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 48: 125-126

Evans A, King S, Wright P, Jernvall J (2009) How does tooth wear affect dental complexity? Implications for tooth function, nutritional ecology and dietary reconstruction in mammals Evolution09 Melbourne, Australia: 19

Franzen M, Jones J, Raselimanana AP, Nagy ZT, D'Cruze N, Glaw F, Vences M (2009) A new black-bellied snake (Pseudoxrhophiinae: Liophidium) from western Madagascar, with notes on the genus Pararhadinaea Amphibia-Reptilia 30: 173-183

Ganzhorn JU, Arrigo-Nelson S, Boinski S, Bollen A, Carrai V, Derby A, Donati G, Koenig A, Kowalewski M, Lahann P, Norscia I, Polowinsky SY, Schwitzer C, Stevenson PR, Talebi MG, Tan C, Vogel ER, Wright PC (2009) Possible fruit protein effects on primate communities in Madagascar and the Neotropics  PloS One  4 (12) Art No e8253 doi: 101371/journalpone0008253

Glaw F, Köhler J, Vences M (2009) A distinctive new species of chameleon of the genus Furcifer (Squamata: Chamaeleonidae) from the Montagne d'Ambre rainforest of northern Madagascar Zootaxa 2269: 32-42

Glaw F, Nagy Z T, Köhler J, Franzen M, Vences M (2009) Phylogenetic relationships of a new species of pseudoxyrhophiine snake (Reptilia: Lamprophiidae: Thamnosophis) suggest a biogeographical link between western and northern Madagascar Organisms, Diversity and Evolution 9: 13-22

Grosjean S, Vences M (2009) The tadpole of the toadlet Scaphiophryne marmorata from Madagascar Zootaxa 1986: 67-68

Hanski I, Meyke E, Miinala M (2009) Deforestation and tropical insect extinctions Biology Letters 5: 653-655

Hauswaldt J S, Crottini A, Vences M (2009) Nine microsatellite loci for the Malagasy poison frogs (Mantella) Conservation Genetics Resources 1: 269-271

Herrera JP, Lauterbur ME, Wright PC, Ratovonjanahary L, Taylor LL (2009) Rapid assessment of lemurs in disturbed and undisturbed sites at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar  American Journal of Primatology Suppl 71: 90

Highman J, Nodza G, Buba U, Heistermann M, Ross C, MacLarnon AM (2009) Using feeding traces to determine food priority of Aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Primatology Suppl 71: 101

Irwin MT, Raharison JL (2009) A review of the endoparasites of the lemurs of Madagascar Malagasy Nature 2: 77-93

Irwin, MT, Raharison, JL (2009) Ecosystem in decay: Factors influencing primate species extinctions in forest fragments of Tsinjoarivo, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 48: 155

Irwin MT, Raharison JL, Wright PC (2009) Spatial and temporal variability in predation on rainforest primates: do forest fragmentation and predation act synergistically? Animal Conservation 12: 220-230 doi: 101111/j1469- 1795200900243

Jernvall J, Salazar-Ciudad I, King SJ, Corfe I (2009) How many genes does it take to made mammalian dental diversity? American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 48: 159

Johnson SE, Ingraldi C, Ralainasolo FB, Ratsimbazafy HJ (2009) Habitat and population status of white-collared lemurs (Eulemur cinereiceps) at Manombo, Madagascar:  10 years of recovery after cyclone Gretelle American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 48:160

Jovanovic O, Glos J, Glaw F, Randrianiaina RD, Vences M (2009) Comparative larval morphology in Madagascan frogs of the genus Mantella (Amphibia:Mantellidae) Zootaxa 2124: 21-37

King SJ, Morelli TL, Arrigo-Nelson S, Tecot S, Godfrey LR, Jernvall J, Wright PC (2009) Morphometric data and patterns of growth in wild Propithecus edwardsi at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 48: 165

Köhler J, Vieites DR, Glaw F, Kaffenberger N, Vences M (2009) A further new species of limbless skink, genus Paracontias, from eastern Madagascar African Journal of Herpetology 58: 98-105

Kuntner M, Agnarsson I, Gregoric M (2009) Nephilid spider eunuch phenomenon induced by female or rival male aggressiveness The Journal of Arachnology 37: 266- 271

Lewis RJ (2009) Chest staining variation as a signal of testosterone levels in male Verreaux’s Sifaka Physiology & Behaviour 96 (4-5): 586-592

MacLean EL, Barrickman NL, Johnson EM, Wall CE (2009) Sociality, ecology, and relative brain size in lemurs Journal of Human Evolution, 56 (5): 471-478

Martin EA, Ratsimisetra L, Laloe F, Carriere SM (2009) Conservation value for birds of traditionally managed isolated trees in an agricultural landscape of Madagascar Biodiversity and Conservation 18 (10): 2719-2742

Mittermeier RA, Wallis J, Rylands AB, Ganzhorn JU, Oates JF, Williamson EA, Palacios E, Heymann EW, Kierulff MCM, LongYongcheng, Supriatna J, Roos C, Walker S, Cortés-Ortiz L and Schwitzer C (eds) (2009) Primates in Peril: The World’s 25 Most Endangered Primates 2008–2010 IUCN/SSC Primate Specialist Group (PSG), International Primatological Society (IPS), and Conservation International (CI), Arlington, VA 84pp

Morelli TL, King SJ, Pochron ST, and Wright PC (2009) The rules of disengagement: takeovers, infanticide, and dispersal in a rainforest lemur, Propithecus edwardsi Behavior 146: 499 - 523 doi:101163/15683908X399554

Morriss DH, Arrigo-Nelson SJ, Karpant SM, Gerber BD, Wright PC (2009) Ranging behavior flexibility in response to habitat disturbance by Milne-Edwards’ sifakas (Propithecus edwardsi) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 48: 194

Puente M, Glaw F, Vieites DR, Vences M (2009) Review of the systematics, morphology and distribution of Malagasy dwarf geckos, genera Lygodactylus and Microscalabotes (Squamata: Gekkonidae) Zootaxa 2103: 1-76

Rainio J (2009) Diversity, distribution and community composition of carabid beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar

Rainio J (2009, submitted) Seasonal variation of carabid beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) abundance and diversity in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar

Rahagalala P, Viljanen H, Hottola J and Hanski I (2009) Assemblages of dung beetles using cattle dung in Madagascar African Entomology 17: 71-89

Randrianiaina RD, Raharivololoniaina L, Preuss C, Strauss A, Glaw F, Teschke M, Glos J, Raminosoa N, Vences M (2009) Descriptions of the tadpoles of seven species of Malagasy treefrogs, genus Boophis Zootaxa 2021: 23-41

Rocha S, Vences M, Glaw F, Posada D, Harris DJ (2009) Multigene phylogeny of Malagasy day geckos of the genus Phelsuma Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 52: 530-537

Schmidt H, Glaw F, Teschke M, Vences M (2009) The tadpole of the Madagascar bullfrog, Laliostoma labrosum Zootaxa 2005: 67-68

Schmidt H, Strauss A, Glaw F, Teschke M, Vences M (2009) Description of tadpoles of five frog species in the subgenus Brygoomantis from Madagascar (Mantellidae: mantidactylus) Zootaxa 1988: 48-60

Sefczek TM (2009) Using feeding traces to determine food priority of Aye-Aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Primatology Suppl 71: 101

Strait S (2009) The Complete Survival Manual Washington, DC, National Geographic Books

Tecot S, King S, Jernvall J, Wright PC (2009) The ups and downs of pregnancy: endocrine profiles of ovarian activity from feces in wild Milne-Edwards’ sifaka (Propithecus edwardsi) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Primatology Suppl 71: 98

Tecot SR, King S, Jernvall J, Wright PC (2009) Lemur pregnancy in the wild: Noninvasive monitoring of reproductive function in Milne-Edwards’ sifaka, Propithecus edwardsi, in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 48: 253

Townsend TM, Vieites D R, Glaw F, Vences M (2009) Testing species-level diversification hypotheses in Madagascar: the case of microendemic Brookesia leaf chameleons Systematic Biology 58: 461-656

Vences M, Wollenberg K C, Vieites DR, Lees DC (2009): Madagascar as a model region of species diversification Trends in Ecology and Evolution 24: 456-465

Verneau O, Du Preez LH, Laurent V, Raharivololoniain L, Glaw F, and M Vences (2009) The double odyssey of Madagascan polystome flatworms leads to new insights on the origins of their amphibian hosts Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 276: 1575-1583 doi:101098/rspb20081530

Vieites DR, Wollenberg KC, Andreone F, Koehler J, Glaw F, Vences M (2009) Vast underestimation of Madagascar's biodiversity evidenced by an integrative amphibian inventory Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Early Edition: 1-6 doi:101073/pnas0810821106

Wirta H (2009) Complex phylogeographical patterns, introgression and cryptic species in a lineage of Malagasy dung beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 96: 942–955

Wright PC, Arrigo-Nelso SJ, Hogg KL, Bannon B, Morelli TL, Wyatt J, Harivelo AL, Ratelolahy F (2009) Habitat disturbance and seasonal fluctuations of lemur parasites in the rain forest of Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar In: Primate Parasite Ecology: TheDynamics and Study of Host-Parasite Relationships (Eds C Chapman and M Huffman) Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp 311-330

Wright PC, Larney E, Louis Jr, EE, Dolch R, Rafaliarison RR (2009)
Greater bamboo lemur Prolemur simus (Gray, 1871), Madagascar (2002,
2004, 2006, 2008) In: Primates in Peril: The World’s 25 Most
Endangered Primates 2008–2010, Mittermeier RA, et al, (Eds) Arlington, VA: IUCN/SSC PSG, IPS, Conservation Int, pp 11-14

Yamashita N, Tan CL, Vinyard CJ, Williams C (2009) Semi-Quantitative Tests of Cyanide in foods and excreta of three Hapalemur species in Madagascar American Journal of Physical Antrhopology, 72 (1): 56-61 doi:101002/ajpa20992

Yamashita, N, Vinyard, CJ, Tan, CL (2009)  Food mechanical properties in three sympatric species of Hapalemur in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology 139 (3): 368-381

Zohdy S, King SJ, Wright PC, Jernvall J (2009) Longevity in wild mouse lemurs:  old but not mousy American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 48: 280


Masters Theses

Andriamanantena SM (2009) Mise en place d'un "Biodiversity Exhibition Center" à Ranomafana

Rambinintsoa BR (2009) Mise en place d'un "Biodiversity Exhibition Center" à Ranomafana

Doctoral Dissertations

Raino, J  (2009) Carabid beetles (Coleoptera, Carabidae) as indicators of environmental change in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar University of Helsinki, Faculty of Biosciences

Viljanen, H (2009) Dung beetle communities in Madagascar University of Helsinki PhD

Wirta, H (2009) Dung beetle radiations in Madagascar University of Helsinki PhD


2008
Andreone, F, Carpenter, AI, Cox, N, du Preez, L, Freeman, K, Furrer S, Garcia, G, Glaw, F, Glos, J, Knox, D, Koehler, J, Mendelson III, JR, Mercurio, V, Mittermeier RA, Moore, RD, Rabibisoa, NHC, Randriamahazo, H, Randrianasolo, H, Raminosoa, NR, Ramilijaona, OR, Raxworthy, CJ, Vallan, D, Vences, M, Vieites, DR, Weldon, C (2008) The Challenge of Conserving Amphibian Megadiversity in Madagascar PLoS Biology 6 (5) e118: 0943-0946

Andreone F, Cox NA, Glaw F, Koehler J, Rabibisoa NHC, Randriamahazo H Randrianasolo H, Raxworthy, CJ, Stuart, SN, Vallan, D, Vences, M  (2008) Update of the Global Amphibian Assessment for Madagascar in light of species discoveries, nomenclature changes, and new field information, In: A Conservation Strategy for Amphibians of Madagascar Monografie del Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali di Torino XLV: 419-438

Andreone F, Randriamahazo H, (2008) Sahonagasy Action Plan Conservation Programs for the Amphibians of Madagascar, Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali, Conservation International, IUCN Species Survival Commission, Amphibian Specialist Group

Arrigo-Nelson SJ, Wright PC (2008) Ecological and social correlates of ectoparasite infections in Milne-Edwards’ sifakas (Propithecus edwardsi), in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 46: 61-61

Atsalis, S (2008) A Natural History of the Brown Mouse Lemur Primate Field Studies, Pearson Prentice Hall Publishers, pp 230

Atsalis S, Margulis, S (2008) Primate reproductive aging: from lemurs to humans  Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology 36: 186-194

Baden AL, Brenneman RA, Louis EE Jr (2008) Morphometrics of wild black-and-white ruffed lemurs (Varecia variegata, Kerr 1972) American Journal of Primatology 70 (10): 913-926 doi:101002/ajp20583

Bergey, C and ER Patel (2008) A Preliminary Vocal Repertoire of the Greater Bamboo Lemur (Prolemur simus): Classification and Contexts Nexus 1 (1): 69-84

Blanco, MB (2008) Reproductive schedules of female Microcebus rufus at Ranomafana National Park Madagascar International Journal of Primatology 29 (2): 323-338

Boyer, DM (2008)  Relief index of second mandibular molars is a correlate of diet among prosimina primates and other euarchoontan mammals Journal of Human Evolution 55 (6): 1118-1137

Bradley, BJ, Irwin, M, Kappeler, PM, Moisson, P, Morelli, TL, Pastorini, J, Mundy, NI (2008)  Primate pigmentation: understanding the genetic basis of convergent coat color phenotypes American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 46: 71-72

Brockman, DK, LR Godfrey, LJ Dollar, and J Ratsirarson (2008) Evidence of Invasive Felis silvestris Predation on Propithecus verreauxi at Beza Mahafaly Special Reserve, Madagascar International Journal of Primatology 29 (1): 135-152 doi: 101007/s10764-077-9145-5

Crottini, A, Chiari, Y, Mercurio, V, Meyer, A, Vences, M, Andreone, F (2008) Into the canyons: the phylogeography of the Malagasy frogs Mantella expectata and Scaphiophryne gottlebei in the arid Isalo Massif, and its significance for conservation (Amphibia: Mantellidae and Microhylidae) Organisms Diversity and Evolution 8: 368-377

Dammhahn, M, Kappeler, P (2008) Comparative feeding ecology of sympatric Microcebus berthae and M-murinus International Journal of Primatology 29 (6): 1567-1589
Daly, J W, Garraffo, HM, Spande, TF, Giddings, LA, Saporito, RA, Vieites, DR, Vences, M (2008) Geographic variation of skin alkaloids among individuals of three species of Madagascan poison frogs (Mantella) Journal of Chemical Ecology 34: 252-279
Dunham, AE (2008) Battle of the sexes: Cost asymmetry explains female dominance in lemurs Animal Behaviour 76 (4): 1435-1439 doi:101016/janbehav200806018

Dunham, AE, Erhart, E, Overdorff, DJ, Wright, PC (2008) Evaluating the effects of deforestation, hunting and El Nino on a threatened lemur Biological Conservation 141: 287-297 doi: 101016/jbiocon200710006

Erhart, EM, Overdorff, DJ (2008a) Population demography and social structure changes in Eulemur fulvus rufus from 1988 to 2003 American Journal of Physical Anthropology 136 (2): 183-193 doi:101002/ajpa20793

Erhart, EM, Overdorff, DJ  (2008b) Spatial Memory during Foraging in Prosimian Primates Propithecus edwardsi and Eulemur fulvus rufus  Folia Primatologica 79 (4): 185-196 doi:101159/000112911

Erhart EM, Overdorff DJ (2008) Rates of Agonism by Diurnal Lemuroids: Implications for Female Social Relationships International Journal of Primatology 29 (5): 1227-1247 doi:101007/s10764-008-9287-0

Escalona HE, Slipinski A (2008) A new species of Ranomafana from Madagascar (Coleoptera: Pyrochroidae: Pilipalpinae) Zootaxa (1895) 59-65

Evans A, Zohdy S, Wright P, Jernvall J (2008) Roughing it:  Dental complexity in bamboo feeders and the inference of mesic environments Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 28: 75A

Godfrey LR, Crowley BE, Muldoon KM, King SJ, Burney DA (2008) The Hadropithecus conundrum American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 46: 105

Hanski I, Wirta H, Nyman T, Rahagalala P (2008) Resource shifts in Malagasy dung beetles: contrasting processes revealed by dissimilar spatial genetic patterns Ecology Letters 11: 1208-1215

Irwin MT (2008a) Feeding ecology of diademed sifakas (Propithecus diadema) in forest fragments and continuous forest International Journal of Primatology 29 (1): 95-115 doi: 101007/s10764-007-9222-9

Irwin MT (2008b) Diademed sifaka (Propithecus diadema) ranging and habitat use in continuous and fragmented forest: Higher density but lower viability in fragments? Biotropica 40 (2): 231-240

Jackman TR, Bauer AM, Greenbaum E, Glaw F, Vences M (2008) Molecular phylogenetic relationships among species of the Malagasy-Comoran gecko genus Paroedura (Squamata: Gekkonidae) Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 46: 74-81

Jernvall JJ, Gilbert CC, Wright PC (2008) Peculiar Tooth Homologies of the Greater Bamboo Lemur (Prolemur = Hapalemur simus): When is a Paracone Not a Paracone?, In: Elwyn Simons: A Search for Origins JG Fleagle and CC Gilbert (Eds) New York: Springer, pp 335-342

Jernvall J, King SJ, Evans AR, Kavanagh KD (2008) Effects of development on the evolution of primate dentition American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 46: 125


Johnson NF, Masner L, Musetti, L, Van Noort S, Rajmohana K, Darlin DC, Guidotti,
DC, Polaszek, A (2008) Revision of world species of the genus Heptascelio Kieffer (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) Zootaxa 1776: 1-51

Johnson, SE, Lei, R, Martin, SK, Irwin, MT, Louis EE (2008) Does Eulemur cinereiceps exist? Preliminary evidence from genetics and ground surveys in southeastern Madagascar American Journal of Primatology 70: 382-385 doi: 101002/ajp20501

Jones, JPG, Andriamarovololona, MM, Hockley, N, Gibbons, JM, Milner-Gulland, EJ (2008) Testing the use of interviews as a tool for monitoring trends in the harvesting of wild species Journal of Applied Ecology 45: 1205-1212 doi:101111/j1365-2664200801487x

Jones, JPG, Andriamarovololona, MM, Mijasoa, M, Hockley, N (2008) The Importance of Taboos and Social Norms to Conservation in Madagascar Conservation Biology 22 (4): 976 - 986 doi:101111/j1523-1739200800970x

Jones, JPG, Rasamy, JR, Harvey, A, Toon, A, Oidtmann, B, Randrianarison, MH, Raminosoa, N, Ravoahangimalala, OR (2008) The perfect invader: a parthenogenic crayfish poses a new threat to Madagascar's freshwater biodiversity Biological Invasions 11 (6): 1573-1464 doi:101007/s10530-008-9334-y

Kamilar, JM, Lehman, SL, Muldoon, KM (2008) Niche diversity and evolution of Malagasy primates American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 46: 128

Kappeler, PM, Schaffler, L (2008) The lemur syndrome unresolved: extreme male reproductive skew in sifakas (Propithecus verreauxi) a sexually monomorphic primate with female dominance Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 62 (6): 1007-1015

Karpanty, SM, Crawford, C, Gerber, B, Kotshwar, M (2008) Using camera-traps and traditional knowledge to estimate population parametersand movements of carnivores in southeastern Madagascar:  tools toward better understanding lemur predation risk from a predator’s perspective  American Journal of Physical Anthropolgoy Suppl 46: 128

King, SJ, Zohdy, S, Evans, AR, Godfrey, LR, Jernvall, J, Wright, PC (2008) Senescence in wild lemurs:  does it happen?  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 46: 130

Koehler, J, Glaw, F , Vences, M (2008) Two additional treefrogs of the Boophis ulftunni species group (Anura: Mantellidae) discovered in rainforests of northern and south-eastern Madagascar Zootaxa 1814: 37-48

Korhonen, K (2008) Exploring Malagasy Environment as a Battlefield of Multiple Interests In: Kaufmann, J (ed) Greening the Great Red Island: Madagascar in Nature and Culture Pretoria: Africa Institute of South Africa AISA African Books Collective

Kremen C, Cameron A, Moilanen A, Phillips SJ, Thomas, CD, Beentje, H, Dransfield, J, Fisher, BL, Glaw, F, Good, TC, Harper, GJ, Hijmans, RJ, Lees, DC, Louis, E, Nussbaum, RA, Raxworthy, CJ, Razafimpahanana, A, Schatz, GE, Vences, M, Vieites, DR, Wright, PC, and Zjhra, ML (2008) Aligning conservation priorities across taxa in Madagascar with high-resolution planning tools Science 320 (5873): 222-226

Kurabayashi, A, Sumida, M, Yonekawa, H, Glaw, F, Vences, M, Hasegawa, M  (2008) Phylogeny, recombination, and mechanisms of stepwise mitochondrial genome reorganization in mantellid frogs from Madagascar Molecular Biology and Evolution 25: 874-891

Lei R, Engberg, SE, Andriantompohavana, R, McGuire, SM, Mittermeier, RA, Zaonarivelo, JR, Brenneman, RA, Louis, EE Jr (2008) Nocturnal Lemur Diversity at Masoala National Park Special Publications of the Museum of Texas Tech University 53: 1-48

Miljutin, A, Lehtonen, JT (2008) Probability of competition between introduced and native rodents in Madagascar: An estimation based on morphological traits Estonian Journal of Ecology 57 (2): 133-152 doi:103176/eco2008205

Morelli TL, Wright PC (2008) Why do males remain and females stay faithful? The mating system and population dynamics of the Milne-Edwards’ sifaka  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 46: 158

Muenchenberg T, Wollenberg KC, Glaw F, Vences M  (2008) Molecular phylogeny and geographic variation of Malagasy iguanas (Oplurus and Chalarodon) Amphibia-Reptilia 29: 319-327

Orozco-terWengel P, Nagy ZT, Vieites, D R, Vences, M, Louis Jr, E E (2008) Phylogeography and phylogenetic relationships of Malagasy tree and ground boas  Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 95: 640-652

Patel ER, Andrianandrasana LH (2008) Low elevation silky sifakas (Propithecus candidus) in the Makira Conservation Site at Andaparaty-Rabeson: Ranging, demography, and possible sympatry with red ruffed lemurs (Varecia rubra) Lemur News 13: 18-22

 Poux C, Madsen O, Glos J, de Jong WW, Vences M (2008) Molecular phylogeny and divergence times of Malagasy tenrecs: Influence of data partitioning and taxon sampling on dating analyses  BMC Evolutionary Biology 8: 102

Schmidt H, Strauss A, Reeve E, Letz A, Ludewig AK, Neb D, Pluschzick R, Randrianiaina RD, Reckwell D, Schroeder S, Wesolowski A, Vences M (2008) Descriptions of the remarkable tadpoles of three treefrog species, genus Boophis, from Madagascar Herpetology Notes 1: 49-57

Taekul C, Johnson NF, Masner L, Rajmohana K, Shu-Pei C (2008) Revision of the world species of the genus Fusicornia Risbec (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae, Scelioninae) Zootaxa 1966: 1-52

Tecot, SR (2008)  Adult responses to seasonality and unpredictability:  fecal cortisol levels in the red-bellied lemur, Eulemur rubriventer  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 46: 205

Tecot S (2008) In Reference to Lemurs: A Comprehensive Field Guide and Call to Action on Behalf of the Unique Primates of Madagascar (book review) American Journal of Primatology 70: 204-206

Tilden CD (2008) Low Fetal Energy Deposition Rates in Lemurs In: Elwyn Simons: A Search for Origins JG Fleagle and CC Gilbert (Eds) Springer, New York, pp 311-318 doi: 101007/978-0-387-73896-3_20

Vences M, Kohler J (2008) Global diversity of amphibians (Amphibia) in freshwater
Freshwater An imal Diversity Assessment doi: 101007/s10750-077-9032-3

Vences M, Chiari Y, Teschke M, Randrianiaina RD, Raharivololoniaina L, Bora P, Vieites, DR, Glaw, F (2008) Which frogs are out there? A preliminary evaluation of survey techniques and identification reliability of Malagasy amphibians In: A Conservation Strategy for the Amphibians of Madagascar- Monografie del Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali di Torino, F 45: 233-252

Vinyard, CJ,Yamashita, N, Tan, C (2008) Linking Laboratory and Field Approaches in Studying the Evolutionary Physiology of Biting in Bamboo Lemurs International Journal of Primatology 29 (6): 1421-1439 doi: 101007/s10764-077-9178-9

Weaver JS, Gibon F-M, Chvojka P (2008) A new genus of Philorheithridae (Trichoptera) from Madagascar Zootaxa 1825: 18-28

Wirta H, Montreuil O (2008) Evolution of the Canthonini Longitarsi (Scarabaeidae) in Madagascar Zoologica Scripta 37: 651–663

Wirta H, Orsini L, Hanski I (2008) An old adaptive radiation of forest dung beetles in Madagascar Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 47: 1076-1089

Wollenberg KC, Andreone F, Glaw F, Vences M (2008) Pretty in pink: A new treefrog species of the genus Boophis from North-Eastern Madagascar Zootaxa 1684: 58-68

Wollenberg, KC, Vieites, DR, van der Meijden, A, Glaw, F, Cannatella, DC, Vences, M (2008) Patterns of Endimism and Species Richness in Malagasy Cophyline Frogs Support a Key Role of Mountainous Areas for Speciation Evolution 62 (8): 1890-1907 doi:101111/j1558-5646200800420x

Wood, H (2008) A revision of the assassin spiders of the Eriauchenius gracilicollis group, a clade of spiders endemic to Madagascar (Araneae: Archaeidae) Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 152: 255-296 doi:101111/j1096-3642200700359x

Wright, PC (2008) Decades of Lemur Research and Conservation: The Elwyn Simons Influence In: Elwyn Simons: A Search for Origins JG Fleagle & CC Gilbert (Eds) New York, Springer, pp 283 - 310

Wright, PC, Johnson, SE, Irwin, MT, Jacobs, R, Schlichting, PE, Lehman, SM, Louis, EE, Arrigo-Nelson, SJ, Raharison, JL, Rafalirarison, RR, Razafindratsita, V, Ratsimbazafy, J, Ratelolahy, FJ, Dolch, R, and C Tan (2008) The crisis of the critically endangered greater bamboo lemur (Prolemur simus) Primate Conservation 23: 5-17

Wright, PC, King, SJ, Baden, A, Jernvall, J (2008) Aging in wild female lemurs: Sustained fertility with increased infant mortality In: Reproductive Aging in Primates (Eds S Atsalis, and S Margulis) Switzerland: Karger Press, pp 17-28

Zohdy, S, Evans, A, Wright, PC, Jernvall, J (2008) Roughing it:  What it takes for Hapalemur, bears and rodents to chew bamboo American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 46: 228

Masters Theses

Rasamison, AS (2008) Etude de la biologie de reproduction de Foudia madagascariensis et de Foudia omissa dans le Parc National de Ranomafana

Ahamadi, R (2008) Contribution à l'étude chimique et biologique de l'huile essentielle des racines de Hedychium coronarium

Andrianantenaina, TR (2008) Controle des rats dans la zone périphérique du Parc National de Ranomafana

Randrianindrina, VRA (2008) Inventaire des orchidées de Talatakely Parc National de Ranomafana Etude morphologique et moléculaire de cinq espèces du genre Aerangis



Doctoral Dissertations

Mayor, M (2008) A Conservation Genetics Study of Lemur Diversity in Madagascar: Sifakas as a Case Study Interdepartmental Program in Anthropological Sciences Stony Brook University PhD

Morelli, TL (2008) Dispersal, Kinship, and Genetic Structure of an Endangered Madagascar Primate, Propithecus edwardsi Department of Ecology and Evolution Stony Brook University PhD

Tecot, S (2008) Seasonality and Predictability: The hormonal and behavioral responses of the red-bellied lemur, Eulemur rubriventer, in Southeastern Madagascar Department of Anthropology University of Texas at Austin PhD


2007
Andreone, F, Bungard, M, Freeman, K (2007) Threatened Frogs of Madagascar Regione Peidmonte – Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali – Torino (Italy) in collaboration with the Madagascar Fauna Group, The Living Rainforest and St Louis Zoo
Andriantompohavana, R, Lei, R, Zaonarivelo, JR, Engberg, SE, Nalanirina, G, McGuire, SM, Shore, GD, Andrianasolo, J, Herrington, K, Brenneman, RA, Louis, EE Jr (2007) Molecular Phylogeny and Taxonomic Revision of the Woolly Lemurs, Genus Avahi (Primates: Lemuriformes) Special Publications of the Museum of Texas Tech University 51: 1-64
Andriantompohavana, R, Morelli, TL, Behncke, SM Engberg, SE, Brenneman, RA, Louis, EE (2007) Characterization of 20 microsatellite marker loci in the red-bellied brown lemur (Eulemur rubriventer) Molecular Ecology Notes, 7 (6): 1162-1165 DOI: 101111/j1471-8286200701815x
Aprea, G, Odierna, G, Andreone, F, Glaw, F, Vences, M (2007) Karyological evolution and systematics of Malagasy microhylid frogs  Anzeiger 246: 23-41 doi:101016/jjcz200610001
Arrigo-Nelson, SJ (2007) The impact of selective logging on sifaka feeding behavior and food quality in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44: 65-66

Baden, AL (2007) Ranging patterns and group fluidity of black-and-white lemurs (Varecia variegate) at Magevo (Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar) American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44:75-76

Baden, AL (2007) Social Evolution: Mathematical Models, Mentors and Monkeys Evolutionary Anthropology 16: 159-160

Banks, MA, Ellis, A, Wright, PC (2007) Global population of a critically endangered lemur, Propithecus perrieri  Animal Conservation 10: 254-262

Blanco, MB (2007) Reproductive schedules of brown mouse lemurs (Microcebus rujus) at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44: 75-76
Bora, P, Randriambahiniarime, MO, Rabemananjara, FCE, Ramilijaona, OR, Glaw, F, Vences, M (2007) A rapid assessment survey of the herpetofauna at Befotaka-Midongy National Park, south-eastern Madagascar Mitteilungen aus dem Museum für Naturkunde in Berlin, Zoologische Reihe 83 (2): 170-178 doi:101002/mmnz200700007
Boumans, L, Vieites, DR, Glaw, F, Vences, M (2007) Geographical patterns of deep mitochondrial differentiation in widespread Malagasy reptiles Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 45: 822-839 doi:101016/jympev200705028

Coleman, M, AL Baden, RL Jacobs, and BA Patel (2007) "From Hobbits to Giants: Blue Skies Prevail in Stormy Philadelphia" Evolutionary Anthropology 16: 123-125 doi:101002/evan20145

Cuozzo, F, Yamashita, N  (2007) Impact of Ecology on the Teeth of Extant Lemurs: A Review of Dental Adaptations, Function, and Life History In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptations L Gould and ML Sauther (Eds) New York, Springer, pp 67-96 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_4
Curtis, DJ (2007) Cathemerality in Lemurs In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation L Gould and ML Sauther (Eds) New York, Springer, pp 133-157 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_7
Deppe, AM, Randriamiarisoa, M, Wright, PC (2007) Mammalian predator recognition via olfactory cues in wild brown mouse lemurs (Microcebus rufus) American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44: 99
Donati, G, Bollen, A, Borgognini-Tarli, SM, Ganzhorn, JU (2007) Feeding over the 24-h cycle: dietary flexibility of cathemeral collared lemurs (Eulemur collaris) Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 61 (8): 1237-1251

Durette-Desset, MC, Lehtonen, JT, Haukisalmi, V (2007) Trichostrongylina (Nematoda) from Malagasy muridae III-description of a new species of Heligmonoides Baylis, 1928 (Heligmonellidae) parasitic in Mus musculus  Parasite-Journal de las Societe Francaise de Parasitologie 14: 53-60

Erhart, EM, Overdorff, DJ (2007) Spatial organization and group composition in Varecia variegata American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44: 106

Farris, ZJ, Morelli, TL (2007) Making sense of sounds:  the behavioral context of vocalizations in wild sifakas  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44: 107

Fenolio, D, Walvoord, ME, Stout, JF, Randrianirina, JE, Andreone, F (2007) A new tree hole breeding Anodonthyla (Chordata: Anura: Microhylidae: Cophylinae) from low-altitude rainforests of the Masoala Peninsula, northeastern Madagascar Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 120 (1): 86-98

Freed, BZ (2007) Polyspecific Associations of Crowned Lemurs and Sanford's Lemurs in Madagascar In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation New York, Springer, pp 111-131 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_6

Garbutt, N (2007) Mammals of Madagascar: A Complete Guide New Haven and London, Yale University Press

Glaw, F, Nagy, ZT, Franzen, M, Vences, M (2007) Molecular phylogeny and systematics of the pseudoxyrhophiine snake genus Liopholidophis (Reptilia, Colubridae): evolution of its exceptional sexual dimorphism and descriptions of new taxa Zoologica Scripta 36 (4): 291-300 doi:101111/j1463-6409200700278x

Glaw, F, Vences, M (2007a) Ny Toro-Hay Momba ny Amphibia sy ny Reptilia an'i Madagasikara (RD Randrianiaina, FCE Rabemananjara, N Ramilijaona, O Ravoahangimalala Ramilijaona, R Dolch & M Vences Eds) Vences & Glaw Verlag, pp 528

Glaw, F, Vence, M (2007b) A Field Guide to the Amphibians and Reptiles of Madagascar Third Edition Cologne, Vences & Glaw Velag, pp496

Godfrey, L R, Irwin, M T  (2007) The evolution of extinction risk: Past and present anthropogenic impacts on the primate communities of Madagascar Folia Primatologica 78: 405-419 doi:101159/000105152

Godfrey, LR, Jungers, WL, Schwartz, GT (2007) Ecology and Extinction of Madagascar's Subfossil Lemurs In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation L Gould and ML Sauther (Eds) New York, Springer: 41-64 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_3

Godfrey, LR, Jungers, WL, Schwartz, GT, Irwin, MT (2007) Ghosts and orphans: Madagascar's vanishing ecosystems In: Elwyn Simons: A Search for Origins JG Fleagle & CC Gilbert (Eds) New York, Springer, pp 361-395

Greenbaum, E, Bauer, AM, Jackman, TR, Vences, M, Glaw, F (2007) A phylogeny of the enigmatic Madagascan geckos of the genus Uroplatus (Squamata:Gekkonidae) Zootaxa 1493: 41-51

Grosjean, S, Glos, J, Teschke, M, Glaw, F, Vences, M (2007) Comparative larval morphology of Madagascan toadlets of the genus Scaphiophryne: phylogenetic and taxonomic inferences Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 151 (3): 555-576 doi:101111/j1096-3642200700329x

Hanski, I, Koivulehto, H, Cameron, A Rahagalala, P (2007) Deforestation and apparent extinctions of endemic forest beetles in Madagascar Biology Letters 3: 344-347 doi: 101098/rsbl20070043

Hanson, PW (2007) Governmentality, language ideology, and the production of needs in Malagasy conservation and development Cultural Anthropology 22 (2): 244-284

Irwin, MT (2007) Ecologically enigmatic lemurs: The sifakas of the eastern forests (Propithecus candidus, P diadema, P edwardsi, P perrieri, and P tattersalli) Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation L Gould & M Sauther New York, Springer, pp 305-326

Irwin, MT (2007) Living in forest fragments reduces group cohesion in diademed sifakas (Propithecus diadema) in eastern Madagascar, by reducing food patch size American Journal of Primatology 69: 434-447 doi: 101002/ajp20360

Irwin, MT, Raharison, JL, Rakotoarimanana, H, Razanadrakoto, E, Ranaivoson, E, Rakotofanala, J, Randrianarimanana, C (2007) Diademed sifakas (Propithecus diadema) use olfaction to forage for the inflorescences of subterranean parasitic plants (Balanophoraceae: Langsdorffia sp, and Cytinaceae: Cytinus sp) American Journal of Primatology 69: 471-476 doi: 101002/ajp20353

Johnson, SE (2007) Evolutionary Divergence in the Brown Lemur Species Complex In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation L Gould and ML Sauther (Eds) New York Springer, pp 187-210 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_9

Jolly, A, Sussman, RW (2007) Notes on the History of Ecological Studies of Malagasy Lemurs In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation L Gould and ML Sauther (Eds) New York, Springer, pp 19-39 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_2

Jones, JPG, Andriahajaina, FB, Hockley, N (2007) The potential of native species aquaculture to achieve conservation objectives: freshwater crayfish in Madagascar International Journal of Biodiversity Science and Management 3: 217-222

Jones, JPG, Andriahajaina, FB, Hockley, NJ, Crandall, KA, Ravoahangimalala, OR (2007) The ecology and conservation status of Madagascar's endemic freshwater crayfish (Parastacidae; Astacoides) Freshwater Biology 52 (9): 1820-1833 doi:101111/j1365-2427200701766x

Karpanty, SM (2007) Behavioral responses of Propithecus edwardsi to an experimental multiple-predator community in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44: 140

Karpanty, SM, Wright, PC (2007) Predation on Lemurs in the Rainforest of Madagascar by Multiple Predator Species: Observations and Experiments In: Primate Anti-Predator Strategies SL Gursky and KAI Nekaris (Eds) New York, Springer Press, pp 75-97

Korhonen, K (2007) A Life Asset Analysis – Conservation and Life Security of Local People in Ranomafana National Park, MadagascarVihemäki, H (ed) Natural Resources and Development- Perspectives from Asia and Africa Helsinki: Interkont Books

Lehman, SM, (2007) Ecological and phylogenetic correlates to body size in the Indriidae International Journal of Primatology 28 (1): 183-210 doi: 101007/s10764-006-9114-4

Lehman, SM (2007) Spatial variations in Eulemur fulvus rufus and Lepilemur mustelinus densities in Madagascar Folia Primatologica 78 (1): 46-55 doi:101159/000095685

Lehman, SM, Nargolwalla, M, Faulkner, A, Taylor, N, Lundy, R (2007) A test of the optimal body size model for strepsirhines International Journal of Primatology 28 (1): 211-230 doi:101007/s10764-006-9113-5

Loiselle, PV, Rodriquez, D (2007) A new species of Bedotia (Teleostei: Atherinomorpha: Bedotiidae) from the Rianila drainage of Eastern Madagascar, with redescriptions of Bedotia madagascariensis and Bedotia geayi Zootaxa 1520: 1-18

Martin, SK, Randrianarimalalasoa, OV, Johnson, SE (2007) A preliminary analysis of parasite species and density patterns in white-collared lemurs, Eulemur albocollaris at Manombo Special Reserve and Mahabo Forest, and red-fronted brown lemurs, Eulemur fulvus rufus at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44:168

McGee, EM, Vaughn, SE (2007) Biogeochemical effects of anthropogenic disturbance on Propithecus edwardsi (Primate: Indriidaie) from Ranomafana National Park in Southeastern Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44: 168

Montreuil, O, Viljanen, H 2007 Contribution à l’étude des Canthonini de Madagascar (7e note) : Mises au point taxonomiques et nomenclaturales dans le genre Nanos Westwood,1947 (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae) Revue Française d’Entomologie 29: 1–10

Morelli, TL, Brenneman, RA, Wright, PC (2007) Are protected areas really protecting lemurs? A look at the genetic diversity in and around Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44: 174

Nagy, ZT, Glaw, F, Andreone, F, Wink, M, Vences, M (2007) Species boundaries in Malagasy snakes of the genus Madagascarophis (Serpentes: Colubridae sensu lato) assessed by nuclear and mitochondrial markers Organisms, Diversity and Evolution 7 (3): 241-251 doi:101016/jode200607003

Odierna, G, Aprea, G, Andreone, F, Bohme, W, and M Vences (2007) Cytosystematics of hyperoliid frogs: Phylogeny of Heterixalus, low karyotypic variability in hyperoliines and separate phylogenetic position of Leptopelis Italian Journal of Zoology 74: 71-81 doi: 101080/11250000601088564

Overdorff, DJ, Tecot, SR (2007) Social Pair-Bonding and Resource Defence in Wild Red-Bellied Lemurs (Eulemur rubriventer) In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptations L Gould and ML Sauther (Eds) New York, Springer, pp 235-254 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_11

Orsini, L, Koivulehto, H, Hanski, I (2007) Molecular evolution and radiation of dung beetles in Madagascar Cladistics 23: 145-168  

Patel, ER (2007) Non-maternal infant care in wild silky sifakas (Propithecus candidus) Lemur News 12: 39-42

Patel, ER (2007) Logging of rare rosewood and palisandre (Dalbergia spp) within Marojejy National Park, Madagascar Madagascar Conservation and Development 2: 11-16

Patel, ER, Meyers, D, Hawkins, F  (2007) Silky Sifaka, Propithecus candidus, 1871 In: RA Mittermeier, J Ratsimbazafy, AB Rylands, L Williamson, JF Oates, D Mbora, JU Ganzhorn, E Rodriguez-Luna, E Palacios, EW Heymann, MCM Kierulff, L Yongcheng, J Supriatna, C Roos, S Walker and JM Aguiar (compilers), Primates in Peril: The World's 25 Most Endangered Primates 2006-2008, pp11-12, 26-27 Primate Conservation 22: 1-40

Rabemananjara, FCE, Chiari Y, Ramilijaona, OR, Vences, M (2007) Evidence for recent gene flow between north-eastern and south-eastern Madagascan poison frogs from a phylogeography of the Mantella cowani group Frontiers in Zoology 4: 1 doi:101186/1742-9994-4-1

Radespiel, U (2007) Ecological Diversity and Seasonal Adaptations of Mouse Lemurs (Microcebus spp) In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation L Gould and LM Sauther (Eds) New York, Springer, pp 211-234 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_10

Rakotomanana, H (2007) Ecomorphology and foraging height in the Malagasy endemic Velvet Asity (Philepitta castanea) Ostrich - Journal of African Ornithology 78(2): 305 - 307 doi:102989/OSTRICH200778230110

Rakotomanana, H, Rene de Roland, L-A (2007) Breeding ecology of the endemic, Madagascan, Velvet Asity Philepitta castanea Ornithological Science 6: 79-85

Randriamala, RJ, Serpantie, G, Carrire, SM, (2007) Influence of agricultural practices and ecological environment on the diversity of the fallows of forest origin (Highlands, Madagascar) Revue d ecologie-la terre et la vie, 62 (2-3): 169-189

Ratsimbazafy, J (2007) Diet composition, foraging, and feeding behavior in relation to habitat disturbance: implications for the adaptability of ruffed lemurs (Varecia variegata editorium) in Manombo Forest, Madagascar In: Lemurs: Eology and Adaptation L Gould and ML Sauther (Eds) New York, Springer, pp 403-422 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_19

Schulke, O, Ostner, J (2007) Physiological ecology of cheirogaleid primates: variation in hibernation and torpor Acta Ethologica 10 (1): 13-21

Tan, CL (2007) Behavior and Ecology of Gentle Lemurs (Genus Hapalemur) In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation L Gould and ML Sauther (Eds) New York, Springer, pp 369-381 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_17

Thalmann, U (2007) Behavioral and Ecological Adaptations in Two Small Folivorous Lemurs with Different Social Organization: Avahi and Lepilemur In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation L Gould and ML Sauther (Eds) New York, Springer, pp 327-352 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_15

Tecot, S (2007) Seasonality phenology and feeding by Eulemur rubriventer in two sites in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44: 230

Tecot, S (2007) Fecal cortisol levels and maintenance behaviors in wild groups of a cooperatively breeding species, the red-bellied lemur (Eulemur rubriventer) American Journal of Primatology Suppl 44: 127

Vasey, N (2007) Impact of Seasonality and Reproducation on Social Structure, Ranging Patterns, and Fission-Fusion Social Organization in Red Ruffed Lemurs In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation L Gould and ML Sauther (Eds) New York, Springer, pp 275-304 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_13

Vences, M, De la Riva, I (2007) A new species of Gephyromantis from Ranomafana National Park, south-eastern Madagascar Spixiana 30 (1): 135-143

Williamson, MT, Arrigo-Nelson, SJ, Wright, PC (2007)  Energy intake when the stakes are high:  sifaka reproductive strategties in seasonal and disturbed habitats  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 44: 251

Wollenberg, KC, Glaw, F, Meyer, A, Vences, M (2007) Molecular phylogeny of Malagasy reed frogs, Heterixalus, and the relative performance of bioacoustics and color-patterns for resolving their systematics Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 45: 14-22

Wright, PC (2007) Considering Climate Change in Lemur Conservation In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation L Gould and ML Sauther (Eds) New York, Springer Press, pp 385-401 doi:101007/978-0-387-34586-4_18

Ziegler, TE, Tecot, S (2007) Cooperative breeding in nonhuman primates:  a broader approach American Journal of Primatology Suppl 44: 126


Masters Theses

Rahalinarivo, V (2007) Etude comparative des activités (annexe 2003 et 2005) de Hapalemur griseus (Link, 1795), Hapalemur aureus (Meier et al, 1987) et Prolemur simus (Gray, 1871) dans le Parc National de Ranomafana, Fianarantsoa - Madagascar Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Tana DEA

Rasatatsirahonana, H T F (2007) Etude quantitative des besoins en produits ligneux pour la contruction des charpentes de cases traditionnelles dans les zones périphérique de la forêt littorale de Mahabo (Disctrict de Farafangana) Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Tana DEA


2006

Agnarsson, I (2006) Asymmetric female genitalia and other remarkable morphology in a new genus of cobweb spiders (Theridiidae, Araneae) from Madagascar Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 87: 211-232 doi:101111/j1095-8312200600569x
Andriaholinirina, N, Fausser, JL, Roos, C, Zinner, D, Thalmann U, Rabarivola, C, Ravoarimanana, I, Ganzhorn, JU, Meier, BHilgartner, R, Walter, L, Zaramody, A, Langer, C, Hahn, T, Zimmermann, E, Radespiel, U, Craul, M, Tomiuk, J, Tattersall, I, Rumpler, Y (2006) Molecular phylogeny and taxonomic revision of the sportive lemurs (Lepilemur), Primates) BMC Evolutionary Biology 6:17 doi:101186/1471-2148-6-17
Arrigo-Nelson, SJ, Sampson, K, Clarke, T, DeCamp, R, Foster-Mann, N, Kwofie, P, Meilicke, P, Wright, PC (2006) Coping with habitat disturbance:  activity patterns of Milne-Edwards’ sifakas in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 42: 58-59
Atsalis, S (2006)  Primate aging, cross-taxon perspectives American Journal of Primatology 68 (S1): 100-101
Borda, E (2006) A Revision of the Malagabdellinae (Arhynchobdellida: Domanibdellidae), with a Description of a New Species, Malagabdella niarchosorum, from Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Museum Novitates 3531 (1): 1-13
Colquhoun, IC (2006) Predation and Cathemerality: Comparing the Impact of Predators on the Activity Patterns of Lemurids and Ceboids Folia Primatologica 77(1-2): 143-165 doi:101159/000089701
Deppe, AM (2006) Visual snake recognition in wild brown mouse lemurs (Microcebus rufus) American Journal of Primatology 68 (S1): 68
Erhart, EM Overdorff, DJ (2006) Social relationships in Madagascan lemurs  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 42: 87-88
Faulkner, A, Lehman, SM (2006) Feeding patterns in a small-bodied nocturnal folivore (Avahi laniger) and the influence of leaf chemistry: A preliminary study Folia Primatologica 77 (3): 218-227 doi:101159/000091231

Frolov, AV, Montreuil, O (2006) Description of the male of the rare Madagascan species Pseudorphnus hiboni with notes on the genus Pseudorphnus (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Orphninae) Zootaxa 1154: 27-33

Glaw, F, Vences, M (2006) Phylogeny and genus-level classification of mantellid frogs (Amphibia, Anura) Organisms, Diversity & Evolution 6: 236-253 doi:101016/jode200512001
Godfrey, LR, Jungers, WL, Burney, DA, Vasey, N, Ramilisonina, Wheeler, W, Lemelin, P, Shapiro, LJ, Schwartz, GT, King, SJ, Ramarolahy, MF, Raharivony, LL, Randria, GFN (2006)  New discoveries of skeletal elements of Hadropithecus stenognathus from Andrahomana Cave, southeastern Madagascar  Journal of Human Evolution 51: 395-410
Grassi, C (2006)  Variability in diet, habitat, and social structure of Hapalemur griseus in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar  American Journal of Physical Anthropology 131(1): 50-63 doi: 101002/ajpa20423
Hayes, RA, Morelli, TL, Wright, PC  (2006) Volatile components of lemur scent secretions vary throughout the year American Journal of Primatology 68: 1202–1207 doi: 101002/ajp20319

Jones, JPG, Andriahajaina, FB, Ranambinintsoa, EH, Hockley, NJ, Ravoahangimalala, O (2006) The economic importance of freshwater crayfish harvesting in Madagascar and the potential of community-based conservation to improve management Oryx 40 (2): 1-8 doi:101017/S0030605306000500

Jones, JPG, Coulson, T (2006) Population regulation and demography in a harvested freshwater crayfish from Madagascar Oikos 112 (3): 602-611 doi:101111/j0030-1299200614301x

Karpanty, SM (2006) Direct and indirect impacts of raptor predation on lemurs in southeastern Madagascar International Journal of Primatology 27: 239-261
 
Konstant, WR, Ganzhorn, JU, Johnson, SE (2006) Greater Bamboo Lemur Prolemur simus (Gray, 1871) In: Primates in Peril: The World's 25 Most Endangered Primates, 2004-2006 RA Mittermeier, C Vallandares_Pádua, AB Rylands, AA Eudey, TM Butynski, JU Ganzhorn, R Kormos, JM Aguiar, and S Walker (Eds) Primate Conservation 20: 1-28 (pp3-4)

Konstant, WR, Johnson, SE (2006) White-collared lemur Eulemur albocollaris (Rumpler, 1975) In: Primates in Peril: The World's 25 Most Endangered Primates, 2004-2006 RA Mittermeier, C Vallandares_Pádua, AB Rylands, AA Eudey, TM Butynski, JU Ganzhorn, R Kormos, JM Aguiar, and S Walker (Eds) Primate Conservation 20: 1-28 (pp3)

Lehman, SM (2006a) Effects of Transect Selection and Seasonality on Lemur Density Estimates in Southeastern Madagascar International Journal of Primatology 27 (4): 1041-1057 doi:101007/s10764-006-9059-7

Lehman, SM (2006b) Conservation Biology of Malagasy Strepsirhines: A Phylogenetic Approach American Journal of Physical Anthropology 130 (2): 238-253 doi:101002/ajpa20239

Lehman, SM, Ratsimbazafy, J, Rajaonson, A, Day, S (2006) Decline of Propithecus diadema edwardsi and Varecia variegata variegata (Primates : Lemuridae) in south-east Madagascar Oryx 40 (1): 108-111 doi:101017/S0030605306000019

Lehman, SM, Ratsimbazafy, J, Rajaonson, A, Day, S (2006) Ecological Correlates to Lemur Community Structure in Southeastern Madagascar International Journal of Primatology 27(4): 1023-1040 doi:101007/s10764-006-9058-8

Lehman, SM, Ratsimbazafy, J, Rajaonson, A, Day, S (2006a) Edge effects on the density of Cheirogaleus major International Journal of Primatology 27 (6): 1569-1588 doi:101007/s10764-006-9099-z

Lehman, SM, Ratsimbazafy, J, Rajaonson, A, Day, S (2006b) Lemur responses to edge effects in the Vohibola III Classified Forest, Madagascar American Journal of Primatology 68 (3): 293-299 doi:101002/ajp20224

Lehman, SM, Rajaonson, A, Day, S (2006c) Edge Effects and their influence on lemur density and distribution in southeast Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology 129 (2): 232-241 doi:101002/ajpa20241

Louis, EE Jr, Engberg, SE, Lei, R, Geng, H, Sommer, JA, Randriamampionona, R, Randriamanana, JC, Zaonarivelo, JR, Andriantompohavana, R, Randria, G, Prosper, Ramaromilanto, B, Rakotoarisoa, G, Rooney, A, Brenneman, RA (2006) Molecular and Morphological Analyses of the Sportive Lemurs (Family Megaladapidae: Genus Lepilemur) Reveals 11 Previously Unrecognized Species Museum of Texas Tech University, Special Publications 49: 1-47

Louis, EE Jr, Coles, MS, Andriantompohavana, R, Sommer, RA, Engberg, SE, Zaonarivelo, JR, Mayor, MI, Brenneman, RA (2006) Revision of the Mouse Lemurs (Microcebus) of Eastern Madagascar International Journal of Primatology 27 (2): 347-389 doi:101007/s10764-006-9036-1

Mittermeier, RA, Konstant, WR , Hawkins, F, Louis Jr, EE, Langrand, O, Ratsimbazafy, J, Rasoloarison, R, Ganzhorn, JU, Rajaobelina, S, Tattersall, I, Meyers, DM Illustrator: Nash, SD (2006) Lemurs of Madagascar: Second Edition First published 1994 Washington, DC, Conservation International

Patel, ER (2006) Activity budget, ranging, and group size in silky sifakas  Lemur News 11: 42-45
Overdorff, DJ,Tecot, S (2006) Social pair-bonding and resource defense in wild red-bellied lemurs (Eulemur rubriventer)  In: Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation  Ed Gould, L and Sauther, M L Springer: New York, pp 235-254
Overdorff, DJ, Tecot, S (2006) Resource defense and pair-bonding in red-bellied lemurs (Eulemur rubriventer) in southeastern Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 42: 143

Raharivololoniaina, L, Grosjean, S, Raminosoa, NR, Glaw, F, Vences, M (2006) Molecular identification, description, and phylogenetic implications of the tadpoles of 11 species of Malagasy treefrogs, genus Boophis Journal of Natural History 40 (23-24): 1449-1480 doi:101080/00222930600902399

Rainio, J, Niemala, J (2006) Comparison of carabid beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) occurrence in rain forest and human-modified sites in south-eastern Madagascar Journal of Insect Conservation 10: 219-228 doi: 101007s10841-005-3813-6

Roos, C, Kappeler, P (2006) Distribution and Conservation Status of Two Newly Described Cheirogaleid Species, Mirza zaza and Microcebus lehilahytsara Primate Conservation 21: 51-53 doi:101896/0898-620721151

Tecot, SR (2006) Activity Budget and microhabitat in the red-bellied lemur, Eulemur rubriventer  American Journal of Primatology 68 (S1): 111-112

Tecot S, Overdorff, DJ (2006) The influence of feeding behavior on reproduction in Eulemur rubriventer in SE Madagascar  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 42:175

Thomas, M, Raharivololoniaina, L, Glaw, F, Vences, M (2006) Description of the tadpole of the Malagasy treefrog Boophis andohahela Alytes 23 (3-4): 96-102

Vejarano, S, Thomas, M, Vences, M (2006) Comparative larval morphology in Madagascan frogs of the genus Guibemantis (Amphibia: Mantellidae) Zootaxa 1329: 39-57

Vieites, DR, Chiari, Y, Vences, M, Andreone, F, Rabemananjara, F, Bora, P, Nieto-Roman, S, Meyer A (2006) Mitochondrial evidence for distinct phylogeographic units in the endangered Malagasy poison frog Mantella bernhardi Molecular Ecology 15: 1617-1625 doi:101111/j1365-294X200602874x

Wright, PC (2006) Considering climate change effects in lemur ecology and conservation In: Lemur Ecology (Eds M Sauther, and L Gould) New York: Springer Press, pp 385-401
 

Masters Theses

Maminirina Danielson, R (2006) Contribution au dévéloppement des capacités de gestion des Aires Protégées à Madagascar au niveau de l'ANGAP Cas du Parc National de Ranomafana Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Tana DEA

Ramanakoto, H L (2006) Stratégie alimentaire et analyse fecal de trois especes sympatriques de Talatakely: Hapalemur aureus (Meier et col, 1987), Hapalemur griseus (Link, 1795) et Prolemur simus (Gray, 1871) dans le Parc National de Ranomafana, Ifanadiana - Fianarantsoa - Madagascar Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Tana DEA

Rasolofoniaina, A A (2006) Etude des potentialités écotouristiques de la forêt classé de Vondrozo - Karianga, ISPM DTS

Ratrimoson, M S (2006) Ny anjara asan'ny serasera sosialy eo amin'ny fitahirizana ny valan-java-boaary Nasionaly ao Ranomafana, SAMIS - ESIC Saint Michel Amparibe Licence

Ravonihariseheno, N N (2006) Projet d'implantation d'une unité de Pisciculture d'Etangs de Tilapia Monosexe au Parc National de Ranomafana Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Tana Maitrise

Razakamaharavo, V (2006) Dynamique de la population de Varecia rubra dans deux sites du Parc National de Masoala - Antsiranana Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Tana DEA

Doctoral Dissertations

Arrigo-Nelson, S (2006) The Impact of Habitat Disturbance on the Feeding Ecology of the Milne-Edwards' Sifaka (Propithecus edwardsi) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar Department of Anthropological Sciences Stony Brook, NY, Stony Brook University PhD

Dollar, L (2006) Morphometrics, Diet, and Conservation of Cryptoprocta ferox Duke University, PhD

Irwin, MT (2006) Ecological Impacts of Forest Fragmentation on Diademed Sifakas (Propithecus diadema) at Tsinjoarivo, Eastern Madagascar: Implications for Conservation in Fragmented Landscapes Interdepartmental Program in Anthropological Sciences Stony Brook, NY, Stony Brook University PhD

Korhonen, K (2006) The Rocky Road of Social Sustainability: The Impact of Integrated Biodiversity Conservation and Development on the Local Realities in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar Doctoral dissertation
University of Helsinki, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Social Policy and University of Helsinki, Institute of Development Studies

Treatman-Clark, K (2006) The evolution of the reproductive system in strepsirhine primates Interdepartmental Program in Anthropological Sciences Stony Brook, Stony Brook University PhD


2005

Agnarsson, I, Kuntner, M (2005) Madagascar: an unexpected hotspot of social Anelosimus spider diversity (Araneae: Theridiidae) Systematic Entomology 30: 575-592 DOI:101111/j1365-3113200500289x
Andreone, F, Vences, M, Vieites, D, Glaw, F, Meyer, A (2005) Recurrent ecological adaptations revealed through a molecular analysis of the secretive cophyline frogs of Madagscar Molecular Genetics and Evolution 34: 315-322 doi:101016/jympev200410013
Arrigo-Nelson, SJ (2005) The impact of habitat disturbance on fruit consumption by the milne-Edwards’ sifaka (Propithecus edwardsi) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar  American Journal of Physical Anthropology, Suppl 40: 66
Baden, AL, Arrigo-Nelson, SJ, Wright, PC (2005) Mmmm…dirt: Implications for geophagy by the Milne-Edward’s sifaka (Propithecus edwardsi) at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology 126 (S40): 68

Balko, EA, Underwood, HA (2005) Effects of forest structure and composition on food availability for Varecia variegata at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Primatology 66 (1): 45-70 doi:101002/ajp20127
Carpenter, AI, Robson, O (2005) A review of the endemic chameleon genus Brookesia from Madagascar, and the rationale for its listing on CITES Appendix II Oryx 39 (4): 375-380 doi:101017/S0030605305001201
Chiari,Y, Andreone, F, Vences, M, Meyer, A (2005) Genetic variation of an endangered Malagasy frog, Mantella cowani, and its phylogeographic relationship to the widespread M baroni Conservation Genetics doi:101007/s10592-005-9085-6
Cross, WF, Rosemond, AD, Benstead, JP, Eggert, SL, Wallace, JB (2005) Differential effects of consumers on C, N, and P dynamics: insights from long-term research In: de Ruiter, PC, Wolters, V, and Moore, JC (Eds) Dynamic food webs: multispecies assemblages, ecosystem development and environmental change Academic Press, San Diego, USA, pp 235-247
Dunham, AE, Wright, PC, Overdorff, DJ, Pochron, ST, Arrigo-Nelson, SJ, Morelli, T-L, Ratelolahy, F, and Ratsimbazafy, R (2005) Population viability of the endangered Milne-Edwards' sifaka (Propithecus edwardsi) American Journal of Physical Anthropology 126 (S40): 97

Glaw, F, Franzen, M, Vences, M (2005) A new species of colubrid snake (Liopholidophis) from northern Madagascar Salamandra 41(1/2): 83 - 90

Godfrey, LR, Samonds, KE, Wright, PC, King, SJ (2005) Schultz's unruly rule: Dental developmental sequences and schedules in small-bodied, folivorous lemurs Folia Primatologica 76: 77-99 doi: 101159/000083615

Goodman, SM, Benstead, JP (2005) Updated estimates of biotic diversity and endemism for Madagascar Oryx 39 (1): 73-77 doi: 101017/S0030605305000128

Hayes, RA, Morelli, TL, Wright, PC (2005) The chemistry of scent marking in two lemurs:  Lemur catta and Propithecus verreauxi coquereli  In:  Chenical Signals in Vertebrates, Vol 10, Mason, RT, LeMaster, MP, MullerSchwarze, D, editors  Springer, New York, pp 159-167

Hockley, NJ, Jones, JPG, Andriahajaina, FB, Manica, A, Ranambitsoa, EH, Randriamboahary, JA (2005) When should communities and conservationists monitor exploited resources? Biodiversity and Conservation 14: 2795-2806 doi:101007/s10531-005-8416-8
 
Irwin, MT, Johnson, SE, Wright, PC (2005) The State of lemur conservation in south-eastern Madagascar: Population and habitat assessments for diurnal lemurs using surveys, satellite imagery and GIS Oryx 39 (2): 204-217  doi: 101017/S0030605305000451

Johnson, SE, Gordon, AD, Stumpf, RM, Overdorff, DJ, Wright, PC (2005) Morphological variation in brown lemurs (Eulemur albocollaris and E fulvus rufus) International Journal of Primatology 26 (6): 1399-1416 doi: 101007/s10764-005-8858-6

Johnson, SE, Wright, PC, Keitt, TH, Kramer, KL, Ratelolahy, FJ, Ravalison, Holmes, CM, Gordon, W, Puyravaud, JP (2005) Predictors of local variation in lemur abundance at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 40: 122

Jones, JPG, Andriahajaina, FB, Hockley, NJ, Balmford, A, Ravoahangimalala, OR (2005) A Multidisciplinary Approach to Assessing the Sustainability of Freshwater Crayfish Harvesting in Madagascar Conservation Biology 19(6): 1863 - 1871 doi:101111/j1523-1739200500267x

Junge, RE, Louis Jr, EE (2005) Preliminary biomedical evaluation of wild ruffed lemurs (Varceia variegata and V rubra) American Journal of Primatology 66 (1): 85-94 doi:101002/ajp20129

Kerridge, FJ (2005) Environmental enrichment to address behavioral differences between wild and captive black and white ruffed lemurs (Varecia variegata) American Journal of Primatology 66 (1): 76-84

King, SJ, Arrigo-Nelson, SJ, Pochron, ST, Semprebon, GM, Godfrey, LR, Wright, PC, Jernvall, J (2005) Hanging on to the edge: Maintenance of primate tooth function and offspring survival Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 102 (46): 16579-16583 doi:101073/pnas0508377102

Korhonen, K (2005) Local People and Benefits in Integrated Biodiversity Conservation – A Case Study from Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar In: Ros- Tonen, M and Dietz, T (eds) African Forests Between Nature and Livelihood Resources Interdisciplinary Studies in Conservation and Forest Management African Studies, Vol 81  Lampeter: Edwin Mellen Press, pp 129-157
Kremen, C, Ostfeld, RS (2005) A call to ecologists: measuring, analyzing, and managing ecosystem services Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 3: 540-548

Kuntner, M (2005) Phylogenetic systematics of the Gondwanan nephilid spider lineage Clitaetrinae (Araneae, Nephilidae) Zoologica Scripta 35(1): 19-62 doi:101111/j1463-6409200600220x

Lehman, SM, Rajaonson, A, Day, S (2005) Composition of the lemur community in the Vohibola III Classified Forest, SE Madagascar Lemur News 10: 16-19

Lehman S, Wright, PC (2005) Ecogeographic size variations in sifakas: A test of the resource seasonality and resource quality hypotheses American Journal of Physical Anthropology 126: 318-328 doi: 101002/ajpa10428

Malm, T, Johanson, KA (2005) Descriptions of two new species of Gyrocarisa (Trichoptera: Petrothrincidae) from Madagascar Zootaxa 1009: 15-20

Morelli, TL, Farris, ZJ, Louis, EE, Wright, PC (2005) Factors affecting grooming, proximity, and aggression in sifakas (Propithecus edwardsi) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar  American Journal of Primatology 66 (S1): 120

Musto, N, Deppe, AM, Randrianasolo, L, Wright, PC (2005) Predation avoidance may affect habitat preference of the borwn mouse lemur (Microcebus rufus) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journao of Primatology 66 (S1): 87

Overdorff, D Erhart, E (2005) Female dominance in three species of wild Malagasy lemur  American Journal of Primatology 66 (S1): 54

Overdorff, DJ, Erhart, EM, Mutschler, T (2005) Does female dominance facilitate feeding priority in black-and-white ruffed lemurs (Varecia variegata) in southeastern Madagascar?  American Journal of Primatology 66: 7-22

Patel, ER (2005) Silky sifaka (Propithecus candidus) predation by a Fossa (Cryptoprocta ferox) Lemur News 10: 25-27

Patel, ER, Marshall, JJ, Parathian, H (2005) Silky sifaka (Propithecus candidus) conservation education in northeastern Madagascar Laboratory Primate Newsletter 44 (3): 8-11

Pochron, ST, Wright, PC (2005a) Dance of the Sexes Natural History 114: 34-43

Pochron, ST, Wright, PC (2005b) Testes size and body weight in the Milne-Edwards’ sifaka (Propithecus edwardsi) of Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar, relative to other strepsirhine primates Folia Primatologica 76: 37-41

Pochron ST, Morelli TL, Scirbona, J, Wright, PC (2005) Sex Differences in Scent Marking in Propithecus edwardsi in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascasr American Journal of Primatology 66: 97-110

Pochron, ST, Morelli, TL, Terranova, P, Scirbona, J, Cohen, J, Kunapareddy, G, Rakotonirina, G, Ratsimbazafy, R, Rakotosoa, R, Wright, PC (2005)  Patterns of male scent marking in Propithecus edwardsi of Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 40:166-167

Pochron, ST, Morelli, TL, Terranova, P, Scirbona, J, Cohen, J, Rakotonirina, G, Ratsimbazafy, R, Rakotosoa, R, Wright, PC (2005) Patterns of male scentmarking in Propithecus edwardsi of Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Primatology 65(2): 103-115

Rabemananjara F, Bora, P, Cadle, J E, Andreone F, Rajeriarison, E, Talata, P, Glaw, F, Vences, M, Vieites, D R (2005) New records, distribution and conservation of Mantella bernhardi an endangered frog species from south-eastern Madagascar Oryx 39(03): 339-342 doi:101017/S0030605305000736

Ramaharitra, T (2005) The Effects of Anthropogenic Disturbances on the Structure and Composition of Rain Forest Vegetation Tropical Resources Bulletin 25: 32-37

Schmid, J, Kappeler, PM (2005) Physiological adaptations to seasonality in nocternal primates In: Seasonality in Primates DK Brockman and C van Schaik (Eds) Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, pp 129-156

Schmitz, A, Brandley, MC, Mausfeld, P, Vences, M, Glaw, F, Nussbaum, RA, Reeder, TW (2005) Opening the black box: phylogenetics and morphological evolution of the Malagasy fossorial lizards of the subfamily “Scincinae” Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 118-133 doi: 101016/jympev200408016

Shapiro, LJ, Seiffert, CVM, Godfrey, LR, Jungers, WL, Simons, EL, Randria, GFN (2005) Morphometric Analysis of Lumbar Vertebrae in Extinct Malagasy Strepsirrhines American Journal of Physical Anthropology 128 (4): 823-839 doi:101002/ajpa20122

Tecot, S, Overdorff, D (2005) Aseasonal births and reproductive patterns in Eulemur rubriventer in southeastern Madagascar  American Journal of Primatology, 66 (S1), 111-112

van Schaik, CP, Madden, R, Ganzhorn, JU (2005) Seasonality and primate communities In: Seasonality in Primates DK Brockman, and CP van Schaik (Eds) Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, pp 445-464

Vences, M, Glaw, F (2005) A new cryptic frog of the genus Boophis from the northwestern rainforests of Madagascar African Journal of Herpetology 54 (1): 77-84

Wright, PC, Andriamihaja, BR, Raharimiandra, S (2005) Tanala Synecological Relations with Lemurs in Southeast Madagascar In: Commensalism and Conflict: the primate – human interface  (Eds J D Paterson and J Wallis) New York: Kluwer Press

Wright PC, Razafindratsita T, Pochron ST, Jernvall J (2005) The key to frugivory in Madagascar Tropical Fruits and Frugivores: The Search for Strong Interactors (Eds J Dew, and H Boubli) The Netherlands, Springer Press, pp 121-138


Masters Theses

Andriarimalala, L N H (2005) Exploitation minière à Madagascar: cas du saphir à Ilakaka et ses environs, ICM Maitrise

Harisendranomenjanahary, V (2005) La GELOSE, un outil pour la pérénnisation des ressources naturelles (gestion locale sécurisée) pour le village Ranomafana, ISPM DTS

Ramanantsalama, P M (2005) La GELOSE, un outil pour la pérénnisation des ressources naturelles (gestion locale sécurisée) pour le village Ranomafana, ISPM DTS

Ramanantsoa, A M (2005) Sensibilisation des él`ves de l'EPP de Mandena pour la Conservation du sifaka soyeux du Parc National Marojejy, Ecole Normal Supérieur CAPEN

Ramaroson, S S (2005) Impact de la culture sur-brulis sur la structure de la forêt, cas de trois (3) sites dans le Parc National de Ranomafana (Vohiparara, Torotosy et Ambatovy) Anatananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Antananarivo Ingéniorat

Randriamahaleo, S I (2005) Effet de la dégradation de la forêt et impacts sur les activités social de Propithecus edwardsi (A Grandidier, 1871) dans deux sites Talatakely DEA Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université d'Antananarivo DEA

Ratoaveloson, T N (2005) Participation de la population dans le processus de conservation, Cas du Parc National Andringitra, ISPM DTS

Razafimandranto, M (2005) Contribution à l'étude de l'alimentation de Avahi laniger (Gmelin, 1758) dans la station de Vatoharana, PNR (Madagascar) Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Tana DEA


2004
Andriantompohavana, R, Randriamanana, JC, Sommer, JA, Brenneman, RA, Louis, Jr, EE  (2004) Characterization of 22 microsatellite loci developed from the genome of the Woolly Lemur (Avahi laniger) Molecular Ecology Notes 4: 400-403 doi:101111/j1471-8286200400665x
Arrigo-Nelson, SJ (2004) A biological "hotspot": A review of The Natural History of Madagascar by SM Goodman and JP Benstead (Eds) Quarterly Review of Biology 79 (4): 400-403 doi: 101086/426091
Arrigo-Nelson, SJ, Wright, PC (2004a) Survey Results from Ranomafana National Park: New evidence for the effects of habitat preference and disturbance on the Genus Hapalemur Folia Primatologica 75 (5): 331-334

Arrigo-Nelson, SJ, Wright, PC (2004b) Differential fruit consumption in rainforest of Madagascar: The impact of selective logging on food selection by Propithecus diadema edwardsi Folia Primatologica 75: 233-234

Balko, EA 2004 Behavioral ecology of lemurs In: Bekoff M & Goodall J (eds) Encyclopedia of Animal behavior, Vol 2 Greenwood Publishing, pp 720-721
Benstead, JP, Pringle, CM (2004) Deforestation alters the resource base and biomass of endemic stream insects in eastern Madagascar Freshwater Biology 49: 490-501
Brown, K, Gurevitch, J (2004) Long-term impacts of logging on forest diversity in Madagascar Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 101(16): 6045-6049 doi:101073/pnas0401456101
Chiari, Y, Vences, M, Vieites, DR, Rabemananajara, F, Bora, P, Ravoahangimalala, OR, Meyer, A (2004) New evidence for parallel evolution of colour patterns in Malagasy poison frogs (Mantella) Molecular Ecology 13(12): 3763-3774 doi:101111/j1365-294X200402367x
Glaw, F, Vences, M (2004) A preliminary review of cryptic diversity in frogs of the subgenus Ochthomantis based on mtDNA sequence data and morphology Spixiana 27 (1): 83-91

Godfrey, LR, Samonds, KE, Jungers, WL, Sutherland, MR, Irwin ,MT (2004) Ontogenetic Correlates of Diet in Malagasy Lemurs American Journal of Physical Anthropology 23 (3): 250-276 doi:101002/ajpa10315
Hayes, RA, Morelli, TL, Wright, PC (2004) Anogenital gland secretions of Lemur catta and Propithecus verreauxi coquereli:  a preliminary chemical examination  American Journal of Primatology 63: 49-62 doi: 101002/ajp20038
Irwin, MT, Samonds, KE, Raharison, JL, Wright, PC (2004) Lemur latrines: Observations of latrine behavior in wild primates and possible ecological significance  Journal of Mammalogy 85(3): 420-427

Irwin, MT, Ravelomanantsoa, HV (2004) Illegal rum production threatens health of lemur populations at Tsinjoarivo, eastern central Madagascar Lemur News 9: 16-17

Korhonen, K, Rahkonen, O, Hemminki, E (2004) Implications of Integrated Conservation and Development on Human Reproductive Health- A case study from Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar Development Southern Africa 21 (4): 603-621

Korhonen, K, Lappalainen, A (2004) Examining children’s awareness on environment and environmental problems in Ranomafana Region Madagascar Environmental Education Research 10 (2): 195- 216

Lehman, SM, Mayor, M (2004) Dietary Patterns in Perrier's Sifakas (Propithecus diadema perrieri): A Preliminary Study American Journal of Primatology 62 (2): 115-122 doi:101002/ajp20007

Meijden, A, Vences, M, Meyer, A (2005) Novel phylogenetic relationships of the enigmatic brevicipitine and scaphiophrynine toads as revealed by sequences from the nuclear Rag-1 gene The Royal Society doi: 101098/rsbl20040196

Mayor, MI, Sommer, JA, Houck, ML, Zaonarivelo, JR, Wright, PC, Ingram, C, Engel SR, Louis, Jr, EE (2004) Specific status of Madagascar’s endangered sifakas International Journal of Primatology 25 (4): 875-900

Morelli, TL, Hayes, RA, Wright, PC (2004)  How lemurs really smell:  a chemical and behavioural comparison of scent-marking in captive and wild lemurs   Folia Primatologica 75 (Suppl):396-397

Olson, LE, Goodman, SM, Yoder, AD (2004) Illumination of cryptic species boundaries in long-tailed shrew tenrecs (Mammalia: Tenrecidae; Microgale), with new insights into geographic variation and distributional constraints Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 83: 1-22

Ostner, J, Kappeler, PM  (2004) Male life history and the unusual adult sex ratios of red-fronted lemur, Eulemur fulvus rufus, groups Animal Behaviour 67: 249-259 doi:101016/janbehav200305012

Pochron, ST, Tucker, WT, Wright, PC (2004) Demography, life history and social structure in Propithecus diadema edwardsi from 1986-2000 in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Physical Anthropology 125: 61-72

Ratsirahonana, S, Wright, PC  (2004) Madagascar In: Encyclopedia of Religious Rites, Rituals, and Festivals FA Salamone (Ed) UK, Routledge Press: 221-223

Reed, KE, Bidner, LR (2004) Primate Communities: Past, Present, and Possible Future Yearbook of Physical Anthropology 47: 2-39 doi:101002/ajpa20153

Sparks, JS, Nelson, DW (2004) Review of the Malagasy Sicydiine Gobies (Teleostei: Gobiidae), with Description of a New Species and Comments on the Taxonomic Status of Gobius lagocephalus Pallas, 1770 American Museum Novitates 3440: 1-20 doi:101206/0003-0082(2004)440<0001:ROTMSG>20CO%3B2

Sparks, JS, Smith, WL (2004) Phylogeny and biogeography of the Malagasy and Australasian rainbowfishes (Teleostei: Melanotaenioidei): Gondwanan vicariance and evolution in freshwater" Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 33: 719-734

Vallan, D, Andreone, F, Raherisoa, VH, Dolch, R (2004) Does selective wood exploitation affect amphibian diversity? The case of An'Ala a tropical rainforest in eastern Madagascar Oryx 38 (4): 410-417 doi:101017/S003060530400078X

Vences, M, Chiari, Y, Raharivololoniaina, L, Meyer, A (2004) High mitochondrial diversity within and among populations of Malagasy poison frogs Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 295-307 doi: 101016/S1055-7903(03)00217-3

Venes, M, Galan, P, Miramontes, K, Vieites, DR (2004) Weak expression of reproductive seasonality in a dwarf gecko (Lygodactylus verticillatus) from arid south-western Madagascar Journal of Arid Environments: 329-338 doi: 101016/S0140-1963(03)00056-9

Vences, M, Glaw, F, Mercurio, V, Andreone, F (2004) Review of the Malagasy tree snakes of the genus Stenophis (Colubridae) Salamandra 40 (2): 161-179

Vences, M, Glaw, F (2004) Revision of the subgenus Chonomantis (Anura: Mantellidae: Mantidactylus) from Madagascar, with description of two new species Journal of Natural History 38: 77-118 doi:101080/0022293021000010331


Wright, PC (2004) Centre ValBio: Long-term Research commitment in Madagascar Evolutionary Anthropology 13: 1-2



Masters Theses

Mandimbihasina, A R (2004) Etude génétique des cinq populations de geochelone yniphora (vaillant, 1885) du Parc National de Baie de Baly Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Tana DEA

Rakotoarisoa, M (2004) La biodiversité, outil de développement de l'écotourisme, cas du Parc National de Ranomafana, ISPM DTS

Ralairiveh, LJ (2004) Un projet pour la conservation de l'environnement: exploitation de café autour d'une aire protégée Cas de Ranomafana IST

Randrianekena (2004) Quid du SRI, Ecole Professionnel supérieur agricole DTS

Razafimahefa, HM (2004) Etude d'un projet de valorisation économique des ressources naturelles - Filière Bois Cas de Ranomafana - Ifanadiana INSCAE

Valkilan, J (2004) The Possibilities and Constraints of Improving Livelihoods through Apicultural Development in Ranomafana National Park in Madagascar MS, University of Helsinki, Finland


Doctoral Dissertations

Jones, JPG (2004) The Sustainability of Crayfish Harvesting in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar St John's College, Cambridge, University of Cambridge PhD

Razafimahaimodison, JC (2004) Habitat Disturbance, including impact of ecotourism activity, and nest habitat selection by Atelornis pittoides, endangered ground roller in Ranomafana National Park - eastern Madagascar rainforest University of Massachusetts at Amherst PhD


2003
Andreone, F, Fenolio, D, Walvoord, ME (2003) Two unknown arboreal frogs (genus Platypelis) described from the rainforests of northeastern Madagascar (Microhylidae: Cophylinae) Current Herpetology, 22 (2): 91-100
Andriaholinirina, VN, Fausser, JL, Rabarivola, JC (2003) Comparative study of a Hapalemur simus (Gray, 1870) from two sites of the autonomous province of Fianarantsoa, Madagascar: damaged forest of Ambolomavo and secondary forest of Ranomafana Lemur News 8: 9-13
Andriamampianina, L (2003) Invertebrates Systematic Accounts: Scarabaeidae: Melolonthinae: Tribe Enariini, Scarab Beetles In: The Natural History of Madagascar SB Goodman, JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 677-686
Andriamialisoa, F, Langrand, O (2003) The History of Zoological Exploration of Madagascar In: The Natural History of Madagascar SB Goodman, JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 1-13
Benstead, JP, de Rham, P, Gattolliat, J-L, Gibon, F-M, Loiselle, PV, Sartori, M, Sparks, JS, Stiassny, MLJ (2003) Conserving Madagascar's freshwater biodiversity BioScience 53(11): 1101-1111
Benstead, JP, Douglas, MM, Pringle, CM (2003) Relationships of stream invertebrate communities to deforestation in eastern Madagascar Ecological Applications 13: 1473-1490
Benstead, JP, Olson, L (2003) Limnogale mergulus In: The Natural History of Madagascar University of Chicago Press, Chicago, USA
Binggeli, P (2003) Plants: Introduced and Invasive Plants" In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 257-268
Blanc, P, Hladik, A, Rabenandrianina, N, Robert, JS, Hladik, CM (2003) Plants: Strelitziaceae: The Variants of Ravenala in Natural and Anthropogenic Habitats In:The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 472-476
Cournac, L, Dubois, MA, Riera, B (2003) Forest Ecology: Rapid Methods for Characterizing Forest Structure in Madagascar In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 96-103
Crandall, KA (2003) Invertebrates: Parastacidae, Astacoides, Freshwater Crayfishes In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 608-612
Grassi, C (2003a) Aggression in Hapalemur griseus griseus:  Evidence for female dominance?  American Journal of Physical Anthropology  S36: 103-104
Dalecky, A, Kerdelhue, C, Johnson, S, Razafindratsita, VR, Grassi, C, Razafiarimalala, AC, Overdorff, DJ, Rasplus, J-Y (2003) Plants: Moraceae, Ficus and Associated Fauna In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 322-334

Dolch, R (2003) Invertebrates: Insect-Plant Interactions: Their Importance for Biodiversity and Ecological Functioning In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 517-519

Dransfield, S (2003) Plants: Poaceae, Bambuseae, Bamboos In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 467-471

Dufils, JM (2003) Forest Ecology: Remaining Forest Cover In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, The University of Chicago Press, pp 88-96

Elouard, JL, Gattolliat, J-L, Sartori, M (2003) Invertebrates: Ephemeroptera, Mayflies In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 639-645
Erdmann, TK (2003) Human Ecology: The Dilemma of Reducing Shifting Cultivation In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago University of Chicago Press, pp 134-139
Gautier, L, Goodman, SM  (2003) Plants: Introduction to the Flora of Madagascar In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 229-250

Goodman, SM, Benstead, JP, Eds (2003) The Natural History of Madagascar Chicago, University of Chicago Press
Grassi, C (2003b)  Primates face to face:  the conservation implications of human-nonhuman primate interactions  American Journal of Physical Anthropology 121: 189-190
Griswold, CE (2003) Invertebrates: Araneae, Spiders In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 579-587

Hladik, M, Wright, PC  (2003) Cyanide in Bamboos in Madagascar rain forest Revue d'Ecologie 58: 151-153

Huber, BA (2003) Cladistic analysis of Malagasy pholcid spiders reveals generic level endemism: Revision of Zatavua n gen and Paramicromerys millot (Pholcidae, Araneae) Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 137: 261-318
Jeannoda, V, Ranrianarivo, H, Rakoto, D, Wright, PC, Hladik, CM (2003) Le principe toxique du bamboo consomme par Hapalemur aureus n'est pas neutralize par la terre ingeree Revue d'Ecologie 58: 151-153
Jernvall, J, Wright, PC, Ravoavy, FL, Simons, EL (2003) Report on findings of subfossils at Ampoza and Ampanihy in southwestern Madagscar Lemur News 8: 21-24

Johnson, SE, Irwin, MT, Wright, PC, Arrigo-Nelson, SJ, Grassi, C, Samonds, KE, Smith, TM (2003) Natural and Anthropogenic Influences on Lemur Population Structure in Southeastern Madagascar American Journal of Primatology 120 (S36): 123

Karpanty, SM (2003) Rates of predation by diurnal raptors on the lemur community of Ranomafana National Park, (Madagascar) American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 36: 126-127

Laakkonen, J, Goodman, SM, Duchemin, JB, Duplantier, JM (2003) Trypomastigotes and potential flea vectors of the endemic rodents and the introduced Rattus rattus in the rainforests of Madagascar Biodiversity and Conservation 12 (8): 1775-1783 doi:101023/A:1023611727357

Laakkonen, J, Lehtonen, JT, Ramiarinjanahary, H, Wright, PC (2003) Trypanosome parasites in the invading Rattus rattus and endemic rodents in Madagascar In: Rats, Mice, and People: Rodent Biology and Management GR Singleton, LA Hinds, CJ Krebs and DM Spratt (Eds) Australian Center for International Agricultural Research Monograph No 96 pp 37-39

Labat, JN, Moat, J  (2003) Plants: Leguminosae (Fabaceae) The Natural History of Madagascar S M Goodman & J P Benstead Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 346-373

Mutschler, T, Tan, CL (2003) Hapalemur, Bamboo or Gentle Lemurs In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 1320-1324

Overdorff, DJ, Johnson, S (2003) Eulemur, True Lemurs In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & J Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 1320-1324

Overdorff, D, Erhart, E, Mutschler, T (2003) The influence of patch entry order on feeding priority in three prosimian species in southeastern Madagascar  American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl 36: 162

Paulian, R, Viette, P (2003) Invertebrates: An Introduction to Terrestrial and Freshwater Invertebrates In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 503-511

Pearce, TA (2003) Gastropoda, Terrestrial Snails In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 529-574

Pochron ST, Wright PC (2003) Variability in adult group compositions of a prosimian primate Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 54: 285-293

Pochron, ST, Fitzgerald, J, Gilbert, CC, Lawrence, L, Grgas, M, Rakotonirina, G, Ratsimbazafy, R, Rakotosoa, R, Wright PC (2003) Patterns of female dominance in Propithecus diadema edwardsi of Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar American Journal of Primatology 61(4): 173-185

Pough, FH, RM Andrews, JE Cadle, ML Crump, AH Savitsky, and KD Wells (2003) Herpetology, 3rd Edition Benjamin Cummings

Prum, RO, Razafindratsita, VR (2003) Passeriformes: Philepittinae, Asities, and Sunbird-asities In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 1123-1130

Rakotomanana, H, Hino, T, Kanzaki, M, Morioka, H (2003) The role of the Velvet Asity Philepitta castanea in regeneration of the understory shrubs in Madagascan rainforest" Ornithological Science 2: 49-58

Rakotondrainibe, F (2003) Plants: Diversity, Ecology, and Distribution of the Pteridophyte Flora In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 282-295

Randrianasolo, A (2003) Plants: Anacardiaceae In: The Natural History of Madagascar S M Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 398-402

Razafimahaimodison, JC (2003) Biodiversity and Ecotourism: Impacts of Habitat Disturbance on an endangered bird species in Madagascar Tropical Biodiversity 4 (4) 12-23

Ryan, JM (2003) Nesomys, Red Forest Rat, Voalavo Mena In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 1388-1389

Shoonmaker Freudenberger, K (2003) Human Ecology: The Fianarantsoa-East Coast Railroad and Its Role in Eastern Forest Conservation In: The Natural History of Madagascar SM Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 139-142

Short, JW, Doumenq, E (2003) Invertebrates: Systematic Accounts: Atyidae and Palaemonidae, Freshwater Shrimps In: The Natural History of Madagascar SB Goodman & JP Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 603-608

Vences, M, Andreone, F, Glaw, F, Randrianirina, JE (2003) Molecular and bioacoustic divergence in Mantidactylus granulatus and M zavona nsp (Anura: Mantellidae): bearings for the biogeography of Northern Madagascar African Zoology 38 (1): 67-78

Vences, M, Glaw, F (2003) New Microhylid Frog (Plethodontohyla) with a Supraocular Crest from Madagascar Copeia 4: 789-793

Vences, M, Vieites, DR, Glaw, F, Brinkmann, H, Kosuch, J, Veith, M, Meyer, A (2003) Multiple overseas dispersal in amphibians The Royal Society doi: 101098/rspb20032516

Wright, PC, Andriamihaja, BA (2003a) The conservation value of long-term research: A case study from Parc National de Ranomafana In: Natural History of Madagascar S Goodman and J Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press, pp 1485-1488

Wright, PC, Andriamihaja, BA (2003b) Research commitment and Conservation: Parc National Ranomafana In: Natural History of Madagascar S Goodman & J Benstead (Eds) Chicago, University of Chicago Press

Wright, PC, Pochron, ST  (2003) Sexual dimorphism and testes measurements of wild and captive Tarsius bancanus and Tarsius syrichta: Can we predict seasonal behavior and social organization in the wild?" In: Tarsiers: Past, Present and Future PC Wright, EL Simons and SL Gursky (Eds) New Jersey, Rutgers University Press: 260-275

Masters Theses

Rakotonirina, JE (2003) Les Mémécylées d'Andasibe et des forêts denses humides sempervirentes de basse altitude de Madagascar Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Tana Ingéniorat

Rasoamanana, V (2003) Etude d'impact Environnemental d'un Projet de Conservation: Centre ValBio Ranomfana, ISPM Ingéniorat

Rasoanindrainy, BE (2003) Degré de sécurisation foncière et mise en place du transfert de gestion des ressources naturelles renouvelables (étude de cas: village d'Anjamba, Ranomafana, Fianarantsoa II), ENAM Inspecteur des Domaines et de la Propriété Foncière

Ravelonandrianintsoa, S (2003) Projet de création d'une niche écologique touristique et artisanale dénommée "FIFALIANA" dans la région d'Alasora DEA Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Tana Maitrise

Razakamanana, L (2003) Contribution à l'étude du rythme d'activité et du régime alimentaire de trois (3) groupes de simpona ou Propitecus diadema edwardsi dans la forêt de Talatakely du Parc National de Ranomafana - Fianarantsoa, Ecole Normal Supérieur CAPEN

Razanamasy, MN (2003) Etude d'impact Environnemental d'un Projet de Conservation: Centre ValBio Ranomfana, ISPM Ingéniorat

Doctoral Dissertations

Andrianaivo, BB (2003) Contribution à l'étude de l'amélioration des Techniques de riziculture intensive Cas de la région de Fianarantsoa Antananarivo, Madagascar, Université de Tana Doctorat 3ème cycle PhD

Dehgan, A (2003) Lemur species incidence and local extinction in fragmented habitats in southeastern Madagascar Chicago, University of Chicago PhD

Durham, DL (2003) Variation in responses to forest disturbance and the risk of local extinction: A comparative study of wild Eulemurs at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar Davis, University of California PhD

Karpanty, S (2003) Behavioral and ecological interactions of raptors and lemurs in southeastern Madagascar: A multiple predator approach Ecology and Evolution Stony Brook, SUNY Stony Brook PhD