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HIBERNATION IN NONHUMAN PRIMATES: 1995-2002

Dausmann KH; Ganzhorn JU; Heldmaier G
Why does it sleep so well? The physiological basis of hibernation in Cheirogaleus medius.
FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA. 2001. 72(3). Pgs: 157


Fietz J; Dausmann KH; Tataruch F
Fat accumulation and composition in the tropical hibernator Cheirogaleus medius.
FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA. 2001. 72(3). Pgs: 159


Lutermann H; Zimmermann E
Nesting and resting in a small nocturnal primate: Behavioural ecology of inactivity from a female perspective.
FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA. 2001. 72(3). Pgs: 172


Schmid J
Daily torpor in free-ranging gray mouse lemurs (Microcebus murinus) in Madagascar.
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY. 2001. 22(6). Pgs: 1021-1031


Atsalis S
Spatial distribution and population composition of the brown mouse lemur (Microcebus rufus) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar, and its implications for social organization.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY. 2000. 51(1). Pgs: 61-78


Charlot S; Perret M
Effects of social environment on daily heterothermia in a Malagasy primate: The grey mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus).
FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA. 2000. 71(4). Pgs: 254-255


Dausmann KH; Ganzhorn JU; Heldmaier G
Body temperature and metabolic rate of a hibernating primate in Madagascar: Preliminary results from a field study.
LIFE IN THE COLD: ELEVENTH INTERNATIONAL HIBERNATION SYMPOSIUM. G. Heldmaier M. Klingenspor, Editors. Berlin: Springer-Verlag. 2000. Pgs: 41-47


Genin F
Food restriction enhances deep torpor bouts in the grey mouse lemur.
FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA. 2000. 71(4). Pgs: 258-259


Genin F; Perret M
Photoperiod-induced changes in energy balance in gray mouse lemurs.
PHYSIOLOGY & BEHAVIOR. 2000. 71(3-4). Pgs: 315-321


Kappeler PM; Dill A
The lemurs of Kirindy.
NATURAL HISTORY. 2000. 109(7). Pgs: 58-65


Kappeler PM
Lemur origins: Rafting by groups of hibernators?
FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA. 2000. 71(6). Pgs: 422-425


Perret M; Aujard F; Genin F
Temporal organisation of daily torpor in a tropical primate, Microcebus murinus: Synchronisation by day-night cycle.
FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA. 2000. 71(4). Pgs: 263-264


Petter JJ; van der Sloot JH
LEMURS OF MADAGASCAR AND THE COMOROS.
Amsterdam: Expert Ctr Taxonomic Identification, Univ Amsterdam. 2000. Pgs: CD/ROM


Schmid J
Daily torpor in the gray mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus) in Madagascar: Energetic consequences and biological significance.
OECOLOGIA. 2000. 123(2). Pgs: 175-183


Schmid J; Ruf T; Heldmaier G
Metabolism and temperature regulation during daily torpor in the smallest primate, the pygmy mouse lemur (Microcebus myoxinus) in Madagascar.
JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE PHYSIOLOGY. 2000. B170(1). Pgs: 59-68


Schmid J; Speakman JR
Daily energy expenditure of the grey mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus): A small primate that uses torpor.
JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE PHYSIOLOGY. 2000. B170(8). Pgs: 633-641


Atsalis S
Seasonal fluctuations in body fat and activity levels in a rain-forest species of mouse lemur, Microcebus rufus.
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY. 1999. 20(6). Pgs: 883-910


Bearder SK; Pitts RS
Prosimians.
THE UFAW HANDBOOK ON THE CARE AND MANAGEMENT OF LABORATORY ANIMALS, 7TH EDITION, VOL 1: TERRESTRIAL VERTEBRATES. Poole T English P, Editors. Oxford: Blackwell Science. 1999. Pgs: 542-558



Fietz J; Ganzhorn JU
Feeding ecology of the hibernating primate Cheirogaleus medius: How does it get so fat?
OECOLOGIA. 1999. 121(2). Pgs: 157-164


Fietz J
Monogamy as a rule rather than exception in nocturnal lemurs: The case of the fat-tailed dwarf lemur, Cheirogaleus medius.
ETHOLOGY. 1999. 105(3). Pgs: 259-272


Mueller AE
Social organization of the fat-tailed dwarf lemur (Cheirogaleus medius) in northwestern Madagascar.
NEW DIRECTIONS IN LEMUR STUDIES. Rakotosamimanana B Rasamimanana H Ganzhorn JU Goodman SM, Editors. New York: Kluwer Acad/Plenum. 1999. Pgs: 139-157



Mueller AE
THE SOCIAL ORGANISATION OF THE FAT-TAILED DWARF LEMUR, CHEIROGALEUS MEDIUS (LEMURIFORMES; PRIMATES). Doctoral thesis.
Zurich: Univ Zurich. 1999. Pgs: 141


Mueller AE
The social life of dwarf lemurs.
PRIMATOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY INTO THE MILLENIUM. CENTENARY CONGRESS OF THE ANTHROPOLOGICAL INSTITUTE & MUSEUM IN ZURICH, 1899-1999: PROGRAMME & ABSTRACTS Zurich: Univ Zurich. 1999. Pgs: 36


Mueller AE
Aspects of social life in the fat-tailed dwarf lemur (Cheirogaleus medius): Inferences from body weights and trapping data.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY. 1999. 49(3). Pgs: 265-280



Mueller AE
Paternal investment in the monogamous fat-tailed dwarf lemur (Cheirogaleus medius) in northwestern Madagascar.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY. 1999. (Suppl 28). Pgs: 207


Rasoazanabary E
Do male mouse lemurs (Microcebus murinus) face a trade off between survival and reproduction during the dry seasons?
PRIMATE REPORT. 1999. (Sp iss 54-1). Pgs: 27


Schmid J
Sex-specific differences in activity patterns and fattening in the gray mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus) in Madagascar.
JOURNAL OF MAMMALOGY. 1999. 80(3). Pgs: 749-757


Wright PC
Lemur traits and Madagascar ecology: Coping with an island environment.
YEARBOOK OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY. 1999. 42. Pgs: 31-72


Atsalis S
Seasonal fattening and changes in activity levels in the brown mouse lemur (Microcebus rufus) in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar.
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY. 1998. 45(2). Pgs: 165


Aujard F; Vasseur F
Ambient temperatures affect the circadian rhythm of body temperature in the lesser mouse lemur.
CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL PRIMATOLOGICAL SOCIETY, ABSTRACTS. 1998. 17. Pgs: 362


Fietz J
Body mass in wild Microcebus murinus over the dry season
FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA. 1998. 69(Suppl 1). Pgs: 183-190


Ganzhorn JU; Schmid J
Different population dynamics of Microcebus murinus in primary and secondary deciduous dry forests of Madagascar.
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY. 1998. 19(5). Pgs: 785-796


Mueller AE
The social organisation of the fat-tailed dwarf lemur (Cheirogaleus medius) in north-west Madagascar.
CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL PRIMATOLOGICAL SOCIETY, ABSTRACTS. 1998. 17. Pgs: 063


Perret M
Energetic advantage of nest-sharing in a solitary primate, the lesser mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus).
JOURNAL OF MAMMALOGY. 1998. 79(4). Pgs: 1093-1102


Perret M; Aujard F; Vannier G
Influence of daylength on metabolic rate and daily water loss in the male prosimian primate Microcebus murinus.
COMPARATIVE BIOCHEMISTRY AND PHYSIOLOGY. 1998. A119(4). Pgs: 981-989


Ratajszczak R
Taxonomy, distribution and status of the lesser slow loris Nycticebus pygmaeus and their implications for captive management
FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA. 1998. 69(Suppl 1). Pgs: 171-174


Schmid J; Kappeler PM
Intrasexual selection in Microcebus murinus.
FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA. 1998. 69(4). Pgs: 211


Schmid J
Daily torpor and hibernation in Microcebus murinus.
CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL PRIMATOLOGICAL SOCIETY, ABSTRACTS. 1998. 17. Pgs: 173


Schmid J
Daily torpor in mouse lemurs, Microcebus spp.: Metabolic rate and body temperature
FOLIA PRIMATOLOGICA. 1998. 69(Suppl 1). Pgs: 403


Schmid J; Kappeler PM
Fluctuating sexual dimorphism and differential hibernation by sex in a primate, the gray mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus).
BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY AND SOCIOBIOLOGY. 1998. 43(2). Pgs: 125-132


Schmid J
Tree holes used for resting by gray mouse lemurs (Microcebus murinus) in Madagascar: Insulation capacities and energetic consequences.
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY. 1998. 19(5). Pgs: 797-809


Schmid J; Ganzhorn JU; Rakotovao E
Energy saving due to the use of tree holes by Microcebus murinus.
CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL PRIMATOLOGICAL SOCIETY, ABSTRACTS. 1998. 17. Pgs: 210


Fietz J
Mating and social system of the lesser mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus, Cheirogaleidae; J.F. Miller 1777) in the dry deciduous forest of western Madagascar.
PRIMATE REPORT. 1997. 47. Pgs: 95-96


Ortmann S; Heldmaier G; Schmid J; Ganzhorn JU
Spontaneous daily torpor in Malagasy mouse lemurs.
NATURWISSENSCHAFTEN. 1997. 84(1). Pgs: 28-32


Lee JT; Miller CA; McDonald CT; Allman JM
Xanthogranuloma of the choroid plexus in the fat-tailed dwarf lemur (Cheirogaleus medius).
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PRIMATOLOGY. 1996. 38(4). Pgs: 349-355


Ortmann S; Schmid J; Ganzhorn JU; Heldmaier G
Body temperature and torpor in a Malagasy small primate, the mouse lemur.
ADAPTATIONS TO THE COLD: TENTH INTERNATIONAL HIBERNATION SYMPOSIUM. Geiser F Hulbert AJ Nicol SC, Editors. Armidale: Univ New England Press. 1996. Pgs: 55-61


Schmid J
Oxygen consumption and torpor in mouse lemurs (Microcebus murinus and M. myoxinus): Preliminary results of a study in western Madagascar.
ADAPTATIONS TO THE COLD: TENTH INTERNATIONAL HIBERNATION SYMPOSIUM. Geiser F Hulbert AJ Nicol SC, Editors. Armidale: Univ New England Press. 1996. Pgs: 47-54


Schmid J
Reduction of metabolic rate and body temperature during daily torpor in mouse lemurs (Microcebus spp.) in western Madagascar.
PRIMATE REPORT. 1996. 44. Pgs: 43-44


Warren RD; Crompton RH
Lazy leapers: Energetics, phylogenetic inertia and the locomotor differentiation of the Malagasy primates.
BIOGEOGRAPHIE DE MADAGASCAR. W.R. Lourendco, Editors. Paris: ORSTOM. 1996. Pgs: 259-266


Winter JW
Australasian possums and Madagascan lemurs: Behavioural comparison of ecological equivalents.
COMPARISON OF MARSUPIAL AND PLACENTAL BEHAVIOUR. D.B. Croft U. Ganslosser, Editors. Fuerth: Filander Verlag. 1996. Pgs: 262-292


Yoder AD
Pilot study to determine the status of Allocebus trichotis in Madagascar.
LEMUR NEWS. 1996. 2. Pgs: 14-15


Wright PC; Martin LB
Predation, pollination and torpor in two nocturnal prosimians: Cheirogaleus major and Microcebus rufus in the rain forest of Madagascar.
CREATURES OF THE DARK: THE NOCTURNAL PROSIMIANS. L. Alterman, G.A. Doyle, M.K. Izard, Editors. New York: Plenum Press. 1995. Pgs: 45-60