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Gibbon-Related Publications: Archive Year 2003

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 references which should be included in this list, please send an e-mail to the webmaster.

Anonymous (2003). Rare ape born at zoo. One News:,1227,183219-1-7,00.html

Anonymous (2003). Rare gibbon born in Australian Zoo. Laboratory Primate Newsletter 42(2, July 2003): 12.

Bartlett, T.Q. (2003). Intragroup and intergroup social interactions in white-handed gibbons. International Journal of Primatology 24: 239-259.

Bashirova, A.A., Wu, L., Cheng, J., Martin, T.D., Martin, M.P., Benveniste, R. E., Lifson, J.D., KewalRamani, V.N., Hughes, A., and Carrington, M. (2003). Novel member of the CD209 (DC-SIGN) gene family in primates. Journal of Virology 77: 217-227.

Chetry, D., Medhi, R., Biswas, J., Das, D., and Bhattacharjee, P.C. (2003). Nonhuman primates in the Namdapha National Park, Arunachal Pradesh, India. International Journal of Primatology 24: 383-388.

Das, J. (2003). Hoolock gibbon: Flagship species for future conservation in northeast India. Asian Primates 8(3-4): 12-17.

Dirks, W. (2003). Effects of diet on dental development in four species of catarrhine primates. American Journal of Primatology 61: 29-40.

Duckworth, J. W., and Pine, R. H. (2003). English names for a world list of mammals, exemplified by species of Indochina. Mammal Revue 33: 151-173.

García, F., Garcia, M., Mora, L., Alarcón, L., Egozcue, J., and Ponsà, M. (2003). Qualitative analysis of constitutive heterochromatin and primate evolution. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 80: 107-124.

Geissmann, T. (2003). Circumfacial markings in siamang and evolution of the face ring in the Hylobatidae. International Journal of Primatology 24: 143-158.
The full text of this paper is available

Geissmann, T. (2003). Symposium on Gibbon Diversity and Conservation: Concluding resolution. Asian Primates 8(3-4): 28-29.

Geissmann, T. (2003). Vergleichende Primatologie. Springer Verlag, Heidelberg, and New York, xii + 357 pp., ISBN 3-540-43645-6 (German Text).
This book contains an extensive chapter on gibbons.
The summary of this book is available

Geissmann, T.; La Quang Trung; Trinh Dinh Hoang; Vu Dinh Thong; Dang Ngoc Can, and Pham Duc Tien (2003). Rarest ape species rediscovered in Vietnam. Asian Primates 8(3-4): 8-9.

Geissmann, T.; Nguyen Xuan Dang; Lormée, N., and Momberg, F. (2003). Status review of gibbons in Vietnam. Asian Primates 8(3-4): 10-12.

Geissmann, T.; Nguyen Xuan Dang; Lormée, N., and Momberg, F. (2003). Vietnam primate conservation status review 2000, Part 1: Gibbons (Summary). Asian Primates 8(3-4): 42.

Gonder, M.K., Norman, J.E., and Furano, A.V. (2003). LINE-1 evolutionary dynamics among apes. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 102 (Abstract only).

Guy, F.; Brunet, M.; Schmittbuhl, M., and Viriot, L. (2003). New approaches in hominoid taxonomy: Morphometrics. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 121: 198-218.

Hagell, S.E., and McNulty, K.P. (2003). An assessment of hylobatid monomorphism using geometric morphometrics. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 107 (Abstract only).

Hagen, E. H., and Bryant, G. A. (2003). Music and dance as a coalition signaling system. Human Nature 14(1): 21-51.

Hirai, H., Mootnick, A.R., Takenaka, O., Suryobroto, B., Mouri, T., Kamanaka, Y., Katoh, A., Kimura, N., Katoh, A., and Maeda, N. (2003). Genetic mechanism and property of a whole-arm translocation (WAT) between chromosomes 8 and 9 of agile gibbons (Hylobates agilis). Chromosome Research 11: 37-50.

Hirasaki, E., and Kumakura, H. (2003). Foot kinematics of Hylobates lar, Ateles geoffroyi, and Macaca fuscata during locomotion on arboreal and terrestrial substrates. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 114-115 (Abstract only).

Hunt, J.H. (2003). A comparison of cranial integration through development in four primate species. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 119 (Abstract only).

Isler, K. (2003). Kinematics of vertical climbing in hominoids: Which type is more preadaptive for bipedalism? American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 121 (Abstract only).

Jablonski, N.G., and Brockelman, W.Y. (2003). Environmental change and the evolution of gibbons. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 121 (Abstract only).

Johnson, A., Singh, S., Dongdala, M., and Vongsa, O. (2003). Wildlife hunting and use in the Nam Ha National Protected Area: Implications for rural livelihoods and biodiversity conservation, Wildlife Conservation Society, Vientiane. 46 pp.

Kajima, H., Doi, M., Hasegawa, Y., and Fukuda, T. (2003). Study on brachiation controller for the multi-locomotion robot: redesigning behavior controllers. In, Proceedings of the 2003 IEEE/RSJ international conference on intelligent robots and systems, 2003, IROS 2003, vol. 2, 27-31 Oct. 2003, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A., pp. 1388-1393.

Koenig, A., Larney, E., Kreetiyutanont, K., and Borries, C. (2003). The primate community of Phu Khieo Wildlife Sanctuary, northeast Thailand. International Journal of Primatology 60(S1): 64 (Abstract only).

Konstant, W.R.; Mittermeier, R.A.; Rylands, A.B.; Butinski, T.B., and Eudey, A.A. (2003). The wold's top 25 most endangered primates - 2002. Asian Primates 8(3-4): 29-34.

Lukas, K.E.; Barkauskas, R.T.; Maher, S.A.; Jacobs, B.A.; Bauman, J.E.; Henderson, A.J., and Calcagno, J.M. (2003). Longitudinal study of delayed reproductive success in a pair of white-cheeked gibbon (Hylobates leucogenys). Zoo Biology 21: 413-434.

McConkey, K.R.; Ario, A.; Aldy, F., and Chivers, D.J. (2003). Influence of forest seasonality on gibbon food choice in the rain forests of Barito Ulu, central Borneo. International Journal of Primatology 24: 19-32.

McFarlin, S.C., Terranova, C.J., Zihlman, A.L., and Bromage, T.G. (2003). Bone histological features in catarrhines: Implications for life history and paleobiology. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 149 (Abstract only).

McNulty, K.P. (2003). Geometric morphometric analysis of palatal morphology in extant and fossil hominoids. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 150 (Abstract only).

Molur, S., Brandon-Jones, D., Dittus, W., Eudey, A., Kumar, A., Singh, M., Feeroz, M. M., Chalise, M., Priya, P., and Walker, S. (Eds.). (2003). Status of South Asian primates: Conservation assessment and management plan (C.A.M.P.) workshop report, 2003, Zoo Outreach Organisation / CBSG-South Asia, Coimbatore, India, pp. viii+432. ISBN 81-88722-03-0.

Mrasek, K., Heller, A., Rubtsov, N., Trifonov, V., Starke, H., Claussen, U., and Liehr, T. (2003). Detailed Hylobates lar karyotype defined by 25-color FISH and multicolor banding. International Journal of Molecular Medicine 12: 139-146.

Müller, S.; Hollatz, M., and Wienberg, J. (2003). Chromosomal phylogeny and evolution of gibbons (Hylobatidae). Human Genetics 113: 493-501.

Nadler, T. (2003). Rediscovery of the eastern black crested gibbon (Nomascus nasutus) in Vietnam. EPRC (Endangered Primate Rescue Center, Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam) Newsletter 8: 21-24.

Reichard, U. (2003). Social monogamy in gibbons: The male perspective. In Reichard, U. (Ed.), Monogamy: Mating strategies and partnerships in birds, humans and other mammals (pp. 190-213). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0521 52577 2

Richmond, B.G. (2003). Early hominin locomotion and the ontogeny of phalangeal curvature in primates. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 178-179 (Abstract only).

Ruff, C.B. (2003). Long bone articular and diaphyseal structure in Old World monkeys and apes. II: Estimation of body mass. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 120: 16-37.

Schmitt, D. (2003). Insights into the evolution of human bipedalism from experimental studies of humans and other primates. Journal of Experimental Biology 206: 1437-1448.

Skinner, M.F., and Newell, E.A. (2003). Localized hypoplasia of the primary canine in bonobos, orangutans, and gibbons. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 120: 61-72.

Suzuki, J.; Kato, A.; Maeda, N.; Hashimoto, C.; Uchikosi, M.; Mizutani, T.; Doke, C., and Matsuzawa, T. (2003). Plasma insulin-like growth factor-1, testosterone and morphological changes in the growth of captive agile gibbons (Hylobates agilis) from birth to adolescence. Primates 44: 273-280.

Usherwood, J. R., and Bertram, J. E. A. (2003). Understanding brachiation: Insight from a collisional perspective. Journal of Experimental Biology 206: 1631-1642.

Usherwood, J. R., Larson, S. G., and Bertram, J. E. A. (2003). Mechanisms of force and power production in unsteady ricochetal brachiation. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 120: 364-372.

Vereecke, E., DíAoût, K., Van Sint Jan, S., and Aerts, P. (2003). The bipedal locomotion of Hylobates lar: Preliminary results. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 215 (Abstract only).

Vinyard, P.S., and Vinyard, C.J. (2003). Comparisons of variance-covariance (VCV) structure of the humero-ulnar joint in humans, apes and monkeys. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 216 (Abstract only).

Vlad, O. P., and Fukuda, T. (2003). Genetic algorithm based design of fuzzy motion controllers for the brachiation mobile robot. In, SICE 2003 annual conference, vol. 1,  2003, pp. 913-918.

Walker, S., Molur, S., and (compilers) (2003). Summary of the status of South Asian Primates. Extracted from the CAMP 2003 report., Zoo Outreach Organisation, CBSG-South Asia, and WILD, Coimbatore, India. 26 pp.

Wei, W. (2003). Status, Gefährdung und Schutz des Hainangibbons. ZGAP (Zeitschrift der Gesellschaft für Arten- und Populationsschutz, München) Mitteilungen 19(2): 17-18.

Whittaker, D.J., Morales, J.C., and Melnick, D.J. (2003). Conservation biology of Klossís gibbons (Hylobates klossii). American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 224 (Abstract only).

Young, N. (2003). A reassessment of variability in the hominoid postcranium: Issues of homology and homoplasy. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 229 (Abstract only).

Young, N. M. (2003). A reassessment of living hominoid postcranial variability: Implications for ape evolution. Journal of Human Evolution 45: 441-464.

Zhang, J., and David M. Webb, D. M. (2003). Evolutionary deterioration of the vomeronasal pheromone transduction pathway in catarrhine primates. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 100(14): 8337-8341.

Zylstra, M. (2003). Bending strength of primate metacarpals measured using computed tomography. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 35: 231 (Abstract only).

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