DePasquale, A allegra.depasquale@ucalgary.ca
co-supervised with Dr. A Melin of the University of Calgary
Foraging niche divergence between color vision phenotypes in white-faced capuchins

 

Brasington, L
co-supervised with Dr. K Jack of Tulane University
Countering infanticide: new perspectives on sexual conflict in white-faced capuchins, PhD Dissertation.

 

Williamson, R rachel.williamson1@ucalgary.ca
co-supervised with Dr. A Melin of the University of Calgary
Within-group niche divergence in white-faced capuchins (Cebus capucinus imitator) and the effects of fruit mechanical properties.

     
   
 

Cebus capucinus

2017 Kalbitzer, U. Eyes High Postdoctoral Fellow, U of C.

2017 Vayro, J. "Determining female life history characteristics, mating patterns and strategies in Colobus vellerosus". PhD Dissertation (Co-supervised with Dr. P. Sicotte), U of C.

2016 Myers, M. "Immature males as social commodities: reproductive strategies and hormones as drivers of adult male-infant affiliation in Cebus capucinus imitator". MA thesis, U of C.

2015 Bergstrom, M. "Behavioral and physiological correlates of dominance among female white-faced capuchins". PhD dissertation, U of C.

2015 Hogan, J. "Florivory by Cebus capucinus. How variation in food abundance and colour vision affect foraging strategies". MA thesis, U of C.

2014 Campos, F. "Landscapes of change: the ecology of white-faced capuchins over space and time". PhD dissertation, U of C.

2014 Wikberg, E. Postdoctoral research (co-supervised with Dr. S. Kawamura), Japan Foundation for Science, Tokyo University

2014 Sargeant, L. "Infant handling in white-faced capuchins (Cebus capucinus)". MA Thesis, U of C.

2013 Mosdossy, K. "Insect abundance in relation to capuchin (Cebus capucinus) foraging: fallback foods in a Costa Rican tropical dry forest." MA Thesis, U of C.

2011 Parr, N. "Predictors of parasitism in wild, white-faced capuchins (Cebus capucinus)", MA thesis, U of C.

2011 Carnegie, S. "Reproductive behaviour and endocrinology in female white-faced capuchins (Cebus capucinus)", PhD dissertation, U of C.

2011 Melin, A. "Polymorphic colour vision and foraging in white-faced capuchins; insights from field research and simulations of monkey vision", PhD dissertation, U of C.

2010 Turner, S. "Causes and consequences of disability in Japanese macaque infants", PhD dissertation, U of C.

2009 Bergstrom, M. "Dominance among female white-faced capuchins (Cebus capucinus) at Santa Rosa National Park, Costa Rica", MA thesis, U of C.

2008 Campos, F. "Behavioral thermoregulation and urine-washing in white-faced capuchins at Santa Rosa National Park", MA thesis, U of C.

2007 Valenta, K. "Quantity, quality and spatial patterns of seed dispersal by Cebus capucinus." MA thesis, U of C.

2005 Melin, A. "Effects of color vision phenotype on insect foraging and niche preference in Cebus capucinus", MA thesis, U of C.

2005 McCabe, G. "Diet and nutrition in white-faced capuchins: effects of group, sex and reproductive state", MA thesis, U of C.

2005 Young, H. "Sharp spines and toxic stings: how capuchins overcome the defense mechanisms of invertebrates in Costa Rica", MA thesis, U of C.

2005 DeGama, H. Forest fragmentation and the monkeys of Area de Conservation Guanacaste, Costa Rica", MA thesis, U of C.

2004 Digweed, S. "Function and mechanism of alarm calls, lost calls and contact calls in white-faced capuchins", MA thesis, U of C.

2004 Carnegie, S. "The relationship between ovarian hormones and behavior in female white-faced capuchins, Cebus capucinus", MA thesis, U of A.

2002 O'Malley, R. "Variability in foraging and food-processing techniques among white-faced capuchins in Santa Rosa National Park, Costa Rica," MA thesis, U of A.

2001 Jack, K. "Life history patterns of male white-faced capuchins", PhD dissertation, U of A.

2001 Wong, J. "Social relationships in Western lowland gorillas", Honour's thesis, U of A.

2000 O'Neill, A. "Relationship between behavior & hormones in Japanese macaques", MA thesis, U of A.

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1999 Paulus, J. "Play partner choice in captive Western lowland gorillas", Honour's thesis (co-supervised), U of A.

1999 Patayanikorn, R. "Can primates be saved? Alternative actions to combat primates in conflict with humans", Honour's thesis, U of A.

1998 Sorensen, TC. "Tropical dry forest regeneration and its influence on three species of Costa Rican monkeys", MA thesis (co-supervised), U of A.

1997 Sivertson, L. "The reception of a feminist critique of science: Primate Visions (1989) revisited", MA thesis (co-supervised), U of A.

1996 Larose, F. "Foraging strategies, group size, and food competition in neighboring troops of howler monkeys, Alouatta palliata", Ph.D. dissertation, U of A.

996 Ellis, C. "Patterns of affiliative behavior in uterine groups of rhesus monkeys", Honour's thesis, U of A.

1996 O'Neill, A. "Life after the lab: the viability of reintroduction for macaques", Honour's thesis.

1995 Hall, C. "Dominance and foraging in white-faced capuchins", MA thesis, U of A.

1995 MacKinnon, K. "Age differences in foraging patterns and spatial associations of the white-faced capuchin,(Cebus capucinus) in Costa Rica", MA thesis, U of A.

1994 Goforth, C. "Primatology and the evolution of political behavior", Honour's thesis, U of A.

1994 Kaufman, R. "The nature of agonism and dominance and their relationship to social grooming in the brown lemur, Eulemur fulvus", Ph.D. dissertation, U of A.

1992 Rose, L. "Sex differences in foraging behavior and benefits and costs of resident males in white-faced capuchins", MA thesis, U of A.

1991 Collinge, N. "The development of social cognition in four species of nonhuman primates", Ph.D. dissertation, U of A.

1991 Pizzi, L.M. "The langur (Presbytis entellus) debate: an exploration of the controversy over the sexual selection versus social pathology perspective", Honour's thesis, U of A.

1990 Allen, C. "Intersexual dominance relations in the genus Lemur", Honour's thesis, U of A.

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1989 Gould, L. "Infant social development and alloparenting in free ranging Lemur catta", MA thesis, U of A.

1988 Vasey, P. "Social exchange, reciprocal altruism and sexual division of labour in primates", Honour's thesis, U of A.

1988 Lanigan, C. "Speciation, kin identification and DNA polymorphisms in Macaca fuscata", MA thesis, U of A.

1988 McDonald, M. "Japanese monkeys: Primatological contributions to gerontology", Ph.D. dissertation, U of A.

1987 Chapman, C. "Foraging strategies and group size in primates", Ph.D. dissertation, U of A.

1985 Collinge, N. "Variability in weaning related behaviors in mothers and infants in semi free ranging Japanese macaques", MA thesis, U of A.

1984 Bullard, J. "Mount prompting behaviors of female Japanese macaques", MA thesis, U of A.

1983 Chapman, C. "Behavioral ecology of the St. Kitts vervet", MA thesis, U of A.

1983 McDonald, M. "The courtship behavior of female Japanese monkeys", MA thesis, U of A.

1980 Bolin, I. "Parental behavior a socialization process in groups of Alouatta palliata pigra in natural environments in Belize and Guatemala", MA thesis, U of A.

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1979 Allan, B. "Sex differences in mother-infant interactions in a Japanese macaque troop", Honour's thesis, U of A.

1979 Baxter, J. "Behavioral Patterns relating to age and sex in free ranging spider monkeys in Tikal National Park, Guatemala", MA thesis, U of A.

Ateles geoffroyi

Macaca fuscata