L A Isbell

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Stag parties linger: continued gender bias in a female-rich scientific discipline
    Lynne A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology and Animal Behavior Graduate Group, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e49682. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Nutritional benefits of Crematogaster mimosae ants and Acacia drepanolobium gum for patas monkeys and vervets in Laikipia, Kenya
    Lynne A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 150:286-300. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Interspecific and temporal variation of ant species within Acacia drepanolobium ant domatia, a staple food of patas monkeys (Erythrocebus patas) in Laikipia, Kenya
    Lynne A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Primatol 69:1387-98. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Distribution and abundance of patas monkeys (Erythrocebus patas) in Laikipia, Kenya, 1979-2004
    Lynne A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am J Primatol 69:1223-35. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Snakes as agents of evolutionary change in primate brains
    Lynne A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis, 95616, USA
    J Hum Evol 51:1-35. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Locomotor activity differences between sympatric patas monkeys (Erythrocebus patas) and vervet monkeys (Cercopithecus aethiops): implications for the evolution of long hindlimb length in Homo
    L A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 105:199-207. 1998
  7. ncbi request reprint Diet for a small primate: insectivory and gummivory in the (large) patas monkey (Erythrocebus patas pyrrhonotus)
    L A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Am J Primatol 45:381-98. 1998
  8. pmc Characterization of opsin gene alleles affecting color vision in a wild population of titi monkeys (Callicebus brunneus)
    John A Bunce
    Department of Anthropology, University of California Davis, California, USA
    Am J Primatol 73:189-96. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Changes in ranging and agonistic behavior of vervet monkeys (Cercopithecus aethiops) after predator-induced group fusion
    Karin Enstam Jaffe
    Department of Anthropology, University of California Davis, CA, USA
    Am J Primatol 72:634-44. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Microhabitat preference and vertical use of space by patas monkeys (Erythrocebus patas) in relation to predation risk and habitat structure
    Karin L Enstam
    Department of Anthropology, University of California at Davis, Davis, Calif, USA
    Folia Primatol (Basel) 75:70-84. 2004

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Stag parties linger: continued gender bias in a female-rich scientific discipline
    Lynne A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology and Animal Behavior Graduate Group, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e49682. 2012
    ..The bias is surprising given that women are the numerical majority in primatology and have achieved substantial peer recognition in this discipline...
  2. doi request reprint Nutritional benefits of Crematogaster mimosae ants and Acacia drepanolobium gum for patas monkeys and vervets in Laikipia, Kenya
    Lynne A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 150:286-300. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Interspecific and temporal variation of ant species within Acacia drepanolobium ant domatia, a staple food of patas monkeys (Erythrocebus patas) in Laikipia, Kenya
    Lynne A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Primatol 69:1387-98. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Distribution and abundance of patas monkeys (Erythrocebus patas) in Laikipia, Kenya, 1979-2004
    Lynne A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am J Primatol 69:1223-35. 2007
    ..Such land use provides patas monkeys with water and broad expanses of Acacia drepanolobium woodlands, the habitat to which patas are restricted in Laikipia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Snakes as agents of evolutionary change in primate brains
    Lynne A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis, 95616, USA
    J Hum Evol 51:1-35. 2006
    ..Whereas other mammals responded by evolving physiological resistance to snake venoms, anthropoids responded by enhancing their ability to detect snakes visually before the strike...
  6. ncbi request reprint Locomotor activity differences between sympatric patas monkeys (Erythrocebus patas) and vervet monkeys (Cercopithecus aethiops): implications for the evolution of long hindlimb length in Homo
    L A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 105:199-207. 1998
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Diet for a small primate: insectivory and gummivory in the (large) patas monkey (Erythrocebus patas pyrrhonotus)
    L A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Am J Primatol 45:381-98. 1998
    ....
  8. pmc Characterization of opsin gene alleles affecting color vision in a wild population of titi monkeys (Callicebus brunneus)
    John A Bunce
    Department of Anthropology, University of California Davis, California, USA
    Am J Primatol 73:189-96. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Changes in ranging and agonistic behavior of vervet monkeys (Cercopithecus aethiops) after predator-induced group fusion
    Karin Enstam Jaffe
    Department of Anthropology, University of California Davis, CA, USA
    Am J Primatol 72:634-44. 2010
    ..In this case, under threat of severe predation, individuals may have surrendered group autonomy for the greater security of larger numbers...
  10. ncbi request reprint Microhabitat preference and vertical use of space by patas monkeys (Erythrocebus patas) in relation to predation risk and habitat structure
    Karin L Enstam
    Department of Anthropology, University of California at Davis, Davis, Calif, USA
    Folia Primatol (Basel) 75:70-84. 2004
    ..We found no evidence of increased food availability or reduced predator presence in the tall microhabitat that could contribute to the monkeys' preference for the tall microhabitat...
  11. doi request reprint Reproductive tactics influence cortisol levels in individual male gray-cheeked mangabeys (Lophocebus albigena)
    Małgorzata E Arlet
    Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Horm Behav 55:210-6. 2009
    ..Independently, dominant (i.e., highest-ranking) males within groups had higher cortisol concentrations than subordinate males, and immigrant males had higher cortisol concentrations than dominant males...
  12. doi request reprint Ground substrate affects activity budgets and hair loss in outdoor captive groups of rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)
    Brianne A Beisner
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am J Primatol 70:1160-8. 2008
    ..In particular, these results reveal that grass substrate is more effective than gravel in stimulating foraging and reducing allo-grooming to levels that are comparable to wild populations, and enable animals to maintain healthier coats...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparing measures of travel distances in primates: methodological considerations and socioecological implications
    L A Isbell
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    Am J Primatol 48:87-98. 1999
    ..This has implications for the formation of spatial subgroups and alliances within groups...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison of responses to alarm calls by patas (Erythrocebus patas) and vervet (Cercopithecus aethiops) monkeys in relation to habitat structure
    Karin L Enstam
    Department of Anthropology, University of California at Davis, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 119:3-14. 2002
    ....
  15. doi request reprint After the fire: benefits of reduced ground cover for vervet monkeys (Cercopithecus aethiops)
    Karin Enstam Jaffe
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis, California
    Am J Primatol 71:252-60. 2009
    ..The burned area's greater visibility may have lowered the animals' perceived risk of predation there, and may have provided them with an unusual opportunity to eat acacia ants...
  16. ncbi request reprint The relative importance of size of food and interfood distance in eliciting aggression in captive rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)
    J W Mathy
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis, Calif. 95616, USA
    Folia Primatol (Basel) 72:268-77. 2001
    ..Growing evidence suggests that factors such as food size, quality and depletion time are more important than interfood distance in influencing aggression within groups...
  17. pmc The relationship between social behaviour and habitat familiarity in African elephants (Loxodonta africana)
    Noa Pinter-Wollman
    Animal Behavior Graduate Group, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 276:1009-14. 2009
    ..Knowledge of the relationship between sociality and habitat familiarity is highly important in our constantly changing world to both conservation practice and our understanding of animals' behaviour in novel environments...