Research Output



de Vries, D. and R.M.D. Beck. “Total evidence tip-dating phylogeny of platyrrhine primates and 27 well-justified fossil calibrations for primate divergences.” BioRxiv preprint.


Boubli, J.P., M.C. Janiak, L.M. Porter, S. de la Torre, L. Cortés-Ortiz, M.N.F. Da Silva, A.B. Rylands … D. de Vries, R.M.D. Beck … et al. “Ancient DNA of the pygmy marmoset type specimen Cebuella pygmaea (Spix, 1823) resolves a taxonomic conundrum.” Zoological Research 42, no. 6 (2021): 761. 10.24272/j.issn.2095-8137.2021.143

de Vries, D., Steven Heritage, Matthew R. Borths, Hesham M. Sallam, and Erik R. Seiffert. “Widespread loss of mammalian lineage and dietary diversity in the early Oligocene of Afro-Arabia.” Communications biology 4, no. 1 (2021): 1-9.

Smaers, J.B., R.S. Rothman, D.R. Hudson, A.M. Balanoff, B. Beatty, D.K.N. Dechmann, D. de Vries et al. “The evolution of mammalian brain size.” Science Advances 7, no. 18 (2021): eabe2101. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abe2101

Melin, A.D., J.D. Orkin, M.C. Janiak, A. Valenzuela, L. Kuderna, F. Marrone III, H. Ramangason et al. “Variation in predicted COVID‐19 risk among lemurs and lorises.” American journal of primatology (2021): e23255.

Janiak, M.C., M.J. Montague, C.I. Villamil, M.K. Stock, A.E. Trujillo, A.N. DePasquale, J.D. Orkin et al. “Age and sex-associated variation in the multi-site microbiome of an entire social group of free-ranging rhesus macaques.” Microbiome 9, no. 1 (2021): 1-17.

Orkin, J.D., M.J. Montague, D. Tejada-Martinez, M. de Manuel, J. Del Campo, S.C. Hernandez, A. Di Fiore, C. Fontsere, J.A. Hodgson, M.C. Janiak et al. “The genomics of ecological flexibility, large brains, and long lives in capuchin monkeys revealed with fecalFACS.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 118, no. 7 (2021).