Publications

Publications

Publications:

Veilleux CC, Scarry CJ, Di Fiore A, Kirk EC, Bolnick DA, Lewis RJ (2016) Group benefit associated with polymorphic trichromacy in a Malagasy primate (Propithecus verreauxi). Scientific Reports 6:38418. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep38418

Leimberger K, Lewis RJ (in press) Male strategies for changing group membership in Verreaux’s sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi). American Journal of Primatology

Furnell S, Blanchard ML, Crompton RH, Sellers WI (2015) Locomotor ecology of Propithecus verreauxi in Kirindy Mitea National Park. Folia Primatologica 86(4):223-230.

Blanchard ML, Furnell S, Sellers WI, Crompton RH (2015) Locomotor flexibility in Lepilemur explained by habitat and biomechanics. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 156(1):58-66.

Rasambainarivo FT., Junge RE, Lewis RJ (2014) Biomedical evaluation of Verreaux’s sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi) from Kirindy Mitea National Park in Madagascar. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 45(2):247-255.

Vanpé C, Salmona J, Pais I, Kun-Rodrigues C, Pichon C, Viana Meyler S, Rabarivola C, Lewis RJ, Thani Ibouroi M, Chikhi L (2013) Non-invasive molecular sexing: An evaluation and validation of the SRY- and amelogenin-based method in three new lemur species. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 150:492-503.

Lewis RJ, Bannar-Martin KH (2012) The impact of Cyclone Fanele on a tropical dry forest in Madagascar. Biotropica 44(2):135-140.

Veillieux CC, Cummings ME (2012) Nocturnal light environments and species ecology: implications for nocturnal color vision in forests. Journal of Experimental Biology 215(23):4085-4096.

Lewis RJ, Rakotondranaivo F (2011) The Impact of Cyclone Fanele on Lemur Health in the Tropical Dry Forest of Western Madagascar. Journal of Tropical Ecology 27:429–432.

Lewis RJ (2009) Chest Staining Variation as a Signal of Testosterone Levels in Male Verreaux’s Sifaka. Physiology & Behavior 96:586-592.

Whitehurst AS, Sexton JO, Dollar L (2009) Land cover change in western Madagascar’s dry deciduous forests: a comparison of forest changes in and around Kirindy Mite National Park. ORYX 43(2):275-283.

Unpublished theses:

Nagy H (2007) A Preliminary Analysis of Verreaux’s Sifaka Habitat in Kirindy Mitea National Park, Madagascar.  Duke University master’s thesis, Durham, NC.

Barrett MA (2011) Understanding Environmental and Anthropogenic Drivers of Lemur Health in Madagascar: The Importance of a One Health Perspective. Duke University Ph.D. dissertation, Durham, NC.

Veilleux CC (2012) Effects of nocturnal light environment on the evolution of nocturnal primate color vision. University of Texas Ph.D. dissertation, Austin, TX.