The Gibbon Network

Gibbon-Related Research Projects: Archive Year 2007

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.

Barelli, C. (2007). Female reproductive strategy and behavioural endocrinology in white-handed gibbons (Hylobates lar). PhD thesis, University of Leipzig.

Brown, J. (2007). Conservation of the western black crested gibbon, Nomascus concolor, through ecotourism development in the Nam Ha National Protected Area, Lao PDR. MSc thesis, Department of Environmental Studies, Antioch University New England, Keene, NH, USA, 61 pp.

Eberl, E. M. (2007). Speech sounds, manual gestures, and tool manipulation: The effect of differential motor interference on vowel formants. Ph.D. thesis, Institut für Anglistik, Geisteswissenschaftliche Fakultät, Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz, Austria, iv+273 pp.

Fan, P.-F. (2007). The ecology and behavior of black crested gibbon (Nomascus concolor jingdongensis) at Dazhaizi, Wuliang Mountain, Central Yunnan, China. PhD thesis, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, vi+162 pp.

Farrand, A. (2007). The effect of zoo visitors on the behaviour and welfare of zoo mammals. Ph.D. thesis, Department of Psychology, University of Sterling, xiv+378 pp.

Haag, L. (2007). Responses to food scarcity. A comparative study of white-bearded gibbons (Hylobates albibarbis) and Bornean orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus wurmbii) at Tuanan, Central Kalimantan, Indonesia. Master's thesis, Anthropological Instiute and Museum, University of Zurich, iv+118 pp. pp.

Harmono, S. (2007). Analisis dampak degradasi habitat pada populasi owa owa Jawa (Hylobates moloch) (Suafu analisis dengan menggunakan System Dynamics dengan studi kasus di koridor Taman National Gunung Halimun Salak) [Impact analysis of habitat degradation to population of Java Gibbon (Hylobates moloch). (An application of System Dynamics Analysis: A case study in corridor of Halimun Salak National Park)]. xii+95 pp. (Indonesian language, English summary).

Heufelder, S. (2007). Eltern-Kind Beziehung und juveniles Spielverhalten von Hylobates moloch im Tierpark Hellabrunn, München. Praktikumsarbeit zur Vorlesung Verhaltensbiologie, betreut durch Prof. Dr. R. Gerstmeier, Lehrstuhl für Zoologie, Technische Universität München, Sommersemester 2007, 37 pp.

Hodgkiss, S. (2007). Characterising the physical and hormonal correlates of the ovarian cycle in female Javan gibbons (Hylobates moloch). MSc thesis in Primate Conservation, Oxford Brookes University, x+66 pp.

Kenyon, M. A. (2007). The ecology of the golden-cheeked gibbon (Nomascus gabriellae) in Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam. Ph.D. thesis, Department of Anatomy, University of Cambridge, xix+352 pp.

Louys, J. C. A. (2007). Ecology and extinction of Southeast Asiaís megafauna. Ph.D. thesis, School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, xii+293 pp.

Malone, N. M. (2007). The socioecology of the critically endangered Javan gibbon (Hylobates moloch): Assessing the impact of anthropogenic disturbance on primate social systems. PhD thesis, Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, xv+180 pp.

Pearson, E. L. (2007). Mixed-species exhibits: The need for research and an empirical study of the orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus abelii) and siamangs (Hylobates syndactylus) at Adelaide Zoo. Honour's thesis, School of Psychology, University of South Australia, 62 pp.

Ruppell, J. (2007). Vocal diversity and taxonomy of Nomascus in central Vietnam and southern Laos. Master's thesis, Anthropology, Portland State University, vi+81 pp.

Thompson, C. J. H. (2007). Gibbon locomotion in disturbed peat-Swamp forest, sebangau, central Kalimantan. Master's thesis, Anatomy School, University of Cambridge, U.K., 137 pp.

Yatbantoong, N. (2007). Reintroduction of pileated gibbons (Hylobates pileatus): A study in southeast Thailand. MSc thesis, Environmental Biology, Faculty of Graduate Studies, Mahidol University, Bangkok, xv+111 pp.

Yosi, E. (2007). Studi keanekaragaman tumbuhan yang dimakan siamang (Hylobates syndactylus) di Pulau Marak Pesisir Selatan [Study on the diversity of plants eaten by siamangs (Hylobates syndactylus) on Marak Island in South Pesisir]. Bachelor's thesis, Jurusan Biologi, Fakultas Matematika dan Ilmu Pengetahuan Alam, Universitas Andalas, Padang, iii+5? pp. (Indonesian language).

Site by Thomas Geissmann.
For comments & suggestions, please email to


Gibbon Network Home Button