- Genetic Diversity, Population Size, and Conservation of the Critically Endangered Perrier's Sifaka ( Propithecus perrieri). Salmona, Jordi; Teixeira, Helena; Rasolondraibe, Emmanuel; Aleixo-Pais, Isa; Kun-Rodrigues, Célia; Rakotonanahary, Ando; Jan, Fabien; Rabarivola, Clément; Zaonarivelo, John; Andriaholinirina, Nicole; Chikhi, Lounès // International Journal of Primatology;Dec2015, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p1132
Genetic data can be combined with ecological data to study the demographic history of a species, identify landscape features that influence migration patterns, and guide conservation efforts. Perrier's sifaka ( Propithecus perrieri) is a Critically Endangered, rare, and elusive social lemur...
- The List Gets Longer: New Primates Found. Selim, Jocelyn // Discover;Apr2005, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p11
Presents an update on discoveries on primates and fossils as of April 2005. Species of lemur found in Madagascar; Endangered species discovered by the Nature Conservation Foundation in an expedition in India; Fossils found by paleoanthropologist Sileshi Semaw of Indiana University in northern...
- News From Zoos. Strandquist, Amanda // Endangered Species Update;Jan-Mar2005, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p40
Reports developments related to endangered species in the U.S. Discovery of lemur species by a Henry Doorly Zoo researcher; Participation of the North Carolina Aquarians in the Federal Conservation Education Plan; Role of Newport Aquarium during the Sea Turtle's Transatlantic Journey.
- A Fluffy Find. // Scholastic News -- Edition 3;10/31/2005, Vol. 62 Issue 7, p3
Reports on the discovery of a lemur in Madagascar.
- Forest of the Black Lemur. // Earthwatch: The Journal of Earthwatch Institute;Jan/Feb96, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p14
Describes the Earthwatch project lead by Joseph Andrews of Washington University, at Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar on a rare species of Lemurs.
- EYES WIDE SHUT: THE ROLE OF TORPOR IN THE LEMURIFORM COLONIZATION OF MADAGASCAR. Masters, J. C.; Lovegrove, B. G.; Mzilikazi, N. // International Journal of Primatology;Feb2006 Supplement, Vol. 27, p532
The article presents the abstract of the paper "Eyes Wide Shut: The Role of Torpor in the Lemuriform Colonization of Madagascar," by J.C. Masters and B.G. Lovegrove and N. Mzilikazi, to be presented at the 21st Congress of the International Primatological Society in Entebbe, Uganda from June...
- Wherefore art thou? Stover, Dawn // Popular Science;Jun97, Vol. 250 Issue 6, p44
Relates the efforts of researchers at the Duke Primate Center in Durham, North Carolina in finding female diademed sifaka of the same species for a lemur named Romeo. The lemur as in captivity since the age of five months; The launching of two failed expeditions to Madagascar in search of a...
- Twinkle Toes. Girodat, Gillian // WILD (1492014X);Aug2001, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p46
Provides information on lemur, also known as Verreaux's sifaka. Description of the sifakas found in Madagascar; Behavior of the animal.
- PICTURE OF THE WEEK. // Weekly Reader News - Senior;4/24/2009, Vol. 87 Issue 24, p2
A photograph of a lemur born in captivity in December 2008 in France is presented.