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Gibbon-Related Research Projects: Archive Year 2005

This list of publications is presented in alphabetical order. Formatting of references largely follows that used in the International Journal of Primatology. If you know any gibbon-related research projects which should be included in this list, please send an e-mail to the webmaster.

Birkett, Lucy (2005). Conservation strategies for the Javan gibbon (Hylobates moloch): With a focus on reintroduction and captive care. Bachelor's thesis, Department of Human Sciences, University of Oxford, U.K. 49 pp.

Fahlman, Å. (2005). Anaesthesia of wild carnivores and primates: Physiological effects and reversibility of medetomidine and dissociative anaesthetics, Licentiate thesis, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala. 39 pp.

Keith, Sally A. (2005). Vocal diversity of female Kloss's gibbons (Hylobates klossii) in the Mentawai islands, Indonesia. M.Sc. thesis in Primate Conservation, Oxford Brookes University, U.K., x + 85 pp. PDF available here.

Lappan, Susan (2005). Biparental care and male reproductive strategies in siamangs (Symphalangus syndactylus) in southern Sumatra. PhD thesis, Department of Anthropology, New York University, U.S.A. 312 pp.

van der Loo, Judith J.G.M. (2005). Kooiverrijking bij gibbons [Enviromental enrichment in zoo gibbons]. BSc thesis, Animal husbandry / Animal Healthcare at HAS Den Bosch University of Professional Education, ës-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands, 28 pp. (Dutch text, English summary).

von Allmen, Andrea (2005). Soziale Kommunikation bei Schopfgibbons (Gattung Nomascus) in zoologischen Gärten [Social communication in crested gibbons (genus Nomascus) kept in zoos]. Diploma thesis, Zoological Insitute, University Basel and Anthropological Institute, University Zürich-Irchel, Switzerland, 76 pp. PDF available

Waller, Melissa S. (2005). Vocal diversity of male Kloss's gibbons (Hylobates klossii) in the Mentawai islands, Indonesia. M.Sc. thesis in Primate Conservation, Oxford Brookes University, U.K., viii + 51 pp. PDF available

Whittaker, Danielle J. (2005). Evolutionary genetics of Klossís gibbons (Hylobates klossii): Systematics, phylogeography, and conservation. PhD thesis, Faculty in Anthropology, The City University of New York, xiv+201 pp. PDF available from

Wijayanto, H. (2005). Comprehensive study on the chromosome of Hylobatidae genus Hylobates and Symphalangus. Bogor Agricultural University, Bogor, x+70? pp.

Yimkao, Pathom (2005). Ecology and conservation of the white-handed gibbon (Hylobates lar L.) in a tropical seasonal deciduous forest, in Mae Hong Son Province, Nortern Thailand, M.Sc. thesis, Environmental Biology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University.

Yue, Ying (2005). Breakpoint analysis of human chromosome 3 inversions during hominoid evolution, Ph.D. thesis, Fachbereich Biologie, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz. xi +158 pp.

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