Doug M Boyer

Summary

Affiliation: State University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Telemetered electromyography of peroneus longus in Varecia variegata and Eulemur rubriventer: implications for the functional significance of a large peroneal process
    Doug M Boyer
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University Medical Center, T8 040 Health Science Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8081, USA
    J Hum Evol 53:119-34. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Relief index of second mandibular molars is a correlate of diet among prosimian primates and other euarchontan mammals
    Doug M Boyer
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8081, United States
    J Hum Evol 55:1118-37. 2008
  3. doi request reprint New postcrania of Deccanolestes from the Late Cretaceous of India and their bearing on the evolutionary and biogeographic history of euarchontan mammals
    Doug M Boyer
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5425, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 97:365-77. 2010
  4. doi request reprint New primate first metatarsals from the Paleogene of Egypt and the origin of the anthropoid big toe
    Biren A Patel
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8081, USA
    J Hum Evol 63:99-120. 2012
  5. pmc Evidence for a grooming claw in a North American adapiform primate: implications for anthropoid origins
    Stephanie Maiolino
    Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e29135. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Hallucal grasping in Nycticebus coucang: further implications for the functional significance of a large peroneal process
    Amanda K Kingston
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    J Hum Evol 58:33-42. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Convergent evolution of anthropoid-like adaptations in Eocene adapiform primates
    Erik R Seiffert
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8081, USA
    Nature 461:1118-21. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Comparing Dirichlet normal surface energy of tooth crowns, a new technique of molar shape quantification for dietary inference, with previous methods in isolation and in combination
    Jonathan M Bunn
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8081, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 145:247-61. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Changes in orientation of attritional wear facets with implications for jaw motion in a mixed longitudinal sample of Propithecus edwardsi from Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar
    Stephanie Blatch
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 4364, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 146:116-33. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Evidence of dietary differentiation among late Paleocene-early Eocene plesiadapids (Mammalia, primates)
    Doug M Boyer
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5425, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 142:194-210. 2010

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Telemetered electromyography of peroneus longus in Varecia variegata and Eulemur rubriventer: implications for the functional significance of a large peroneal process
    Doug M Boyer
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University Medical Center, T8 040 Health Science Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8081, USA
    J Hum Evol 53:119-34. 2007
    ..Thus, the functional significance of this hallmark, euprimate feature remains to be determined...
  2. doi request reprint Relief index of second mandibular molars is a correlate of diet among prosimian primates and other euarchontan mammals
    Doug M Boyer
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8081, United States
    J Hum Evol 55:1118-37. 2008
    ..Such comparisons are important for developing a more detailed view of primate evolution...
  3. doi request reprint New postcrania of Deccanolestes from the Late Cretaceous of India and their bearing on the evolutionary and biogeographic history of euarchontan mammals
    Doug M Boyer
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5425, USA
    Naturwissenschaften 97:365-77. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint New primate first metatarsals from the Paleogene of Egypt and the origin of the anthropoid big toe
    Biren A Patel
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8081, USA
    J Hum Evol 63:99-120. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Evidence for a grooming claw in a North American adapiform primate: implications for anthropoid origins
    Stephanie Maiolino
    Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e29135. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Hallucal grasping in Nycticebus coucang: further implications for the functional significance of a large peroneal process
    Amanda K Kingston
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    J Hum Evol 58:33-42. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Convergent evolution of anthropoid-like adaptations in Eocene adapiform primates
    Erik R Seiffert
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8081, USA
    Nature 461:1118-21. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Comparing Dirichlet normal surface energy of tooth crowns, a new technique of molar shape quantification for dietary inference, with previous methods in isolation and in combination
    Jonathan M Bunn
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8081, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 145:247-61. 2011
    ..Of all methods considered, DNE was the least methodologically sensitive, and its effectiveness suggests it will be a valuable tool for dietary reconstruction...
  9. doi request reprint Changes in orientation of attritional wear facets with implications for jaw motion in a mixed longitudinal sample of Propithecus edwardsi from Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar
    Stephanie Blatch
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 4364, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 146:116-33. 2011
    ..Finally, the rate of decrease in wear facet verticality with age is greater in males than in females suggesting differences in development and/or access to resources between the sexes in this species...
  10. doi request reprint Evidence of dietary differentiation among late Paleocene-early Eocene plesiadapids (Mammalia, primates)
    Doug M Boyer
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 5425, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 142:194-210. 2010
    ..cookei, P. russelli and P. daubrei reflect a folivorous diet...
  11. doi request reprint Lemur habitat and dental senescence in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar
    Stephen J King
    Department of Anthropology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 148:228-37. 2012
    ..edwardsi females is unlikely to be a pathological consequence of ecological disequilibrium...
  12. pmc A fossil primate of uncertain affinities from the earliest late Eocene of Egypt
    Erik R Seiffert
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8081, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:9712-7. 2010
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Comparative functional morphology of the primate peroneal process
    Rachel L Jacobs
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    J Hum Evol 57:721-31. 2009
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Morphological correlates of the grooming claw in distal phalanges of platyrrhines and other primates: a preliminary study
    Stephanie Maiolino
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Stony Brook University, New York, USA
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 294:1975-90. 2011
    ..This should increase resolution on the homology and polarity of grooming claw morphology, and, therefore, will help provide a sharper picture of primate evolution...
  15. ncbi request reprint Grasping primate origins
    Jonathan I Bloch
    Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan, 1109 Geddes Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1079, USA
    Science 298:1606-10. 2002
    ..We infer that the ancestor of Euprimates was primitively an arboreal grasper adapted for terminal branch feeding rather than a specialized leaper or visually directed predator...
  16. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the adaptive origins of primates (again)
    Mary T Silcox
    J Hum Evol 53:321-4; discussion 325-8. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Evolution of pedal grasping in Primates
    Eric J Sargis
    Department of Anthropology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Hum Evol 53:103-7. 2007