2014

Louis, E.E. and Lei, R.. Defining Species in an Advanced Technological Landscape. Evolutionary Anthropology 23, Issue 1:18-20 (2014)

Currylow, A.F.T., Ranaivoharivelo, M., and Louis, E.E.. Natural History Notes: Testudines - Turtles, Astrochelys (Radiated Tortoise). Nest Predation. Herpetological Review 45, Issue 1:116-117 (2014)

Walker, R., Rafeliarisoa, T., Currylow, A., Rakotoniaina, J.C., and Louis Jr., E.E.. Short term Monitoring reveals the rapid decline of southern Madagascar's Critically Endangered tortoise species. Herpetological Journal Vol. 24 (2014), 193-196.

Hinlo, M.R.P, Tabora, J.A.G., Bailey, C.A., Trewick, S., Rebong, G., van Weerd, M., Pomares, C.C., Engberg, S.E., Brenneman, R.A., Louis Jr., E.E.. Population Genetics Implications for the Conservation of the Philippine Crocodile Crocodylus mindorensis Schmidt, 1935 (Crocodylia: Crocodylidae). Journal of Threatened Taxa www.threatenedtaxa.org 26 March 2014 6(3): 5513-5533 [DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o3384.5513-33]

Schwitzer,C., Mittermeier, R. A., Johnson, S. E., Donati, G., Irwin, M., Peacock, H., Ratsimbazafy,J., Razafindramanana, J., Louis Jr., E. E,. Chikhi, L., Colquhoun, I. C., Tinsman,J., Dolch, R., LaFleur, M., Nash, S., Patel, E., Randrianambinina, B., Rasolofoharivelo,T., and Wright, P. C.. Averting Lemur Extinctions amid Madagascar’s PoliticalCrisis. Science 21 February 2014: 842-843. [DOI:10.1126/science.1245783]

Veilleux, C.C., Jacobs, R.L., Cummings, M.E., Louis, E.E., and Bolnick, D.A. (2014), Opsin Genes and Visual Ecology in a Nocturnal Folivorous Lemur. International Journal of Primatology, (Print ISSN 0164-0291 and Online ISSN 1573-8604) Volume 35, Issue 1, pp 88-107 2014-02-01 doi: 10.1007/s10764-013-9708-6

2013

Christophe Manjaribe, Cynthia L. Frasier, Bakolimalala Rakouth, and Edward E. Louis, Jr., Ecological Restoration and Reforestation of Fragmented Forests in Kianjavato, Madagascar, International Journal of Ecology, vol. 2013, Article ID 726275, 12 pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/726275

Orozco-terWengel, P., Andreone, F., Louis, E. and Vences, M. (2013), Mitochondrial introgressive hybridization following a demographic expansion in the tomato frogs of Madagascar, genus Dyscophus. Molecular Ecology. doi: 10.1111/mec.12558

Castellano, C. M., Rhodin, A.G.J., Ogle, M., Mittermeier, R.A. Randriamahazo, H., Hudson, R., and Lewis, R.E., Eds. Turtles on the Brink in Madagascar: Proceedings of Two Workshops on the Status, Conservation, and Biology of Malagasy Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles. Chelonian Research Monographs (ISSN 1088-7105) No. 6 doi: 10.3854/crm.6 • © 2013 by Chelonian Research Foundation Lunenburg, MA, USA
*Published online 30 October 2013. Dr. Edward Louis Jr. was a contribution author on this paper.

Orozco-terWengel, P., Chiari, Y., Vieites, D.R., Pedrono, M., and Louis, E. E., Jr. (2013). Isolation and characterization of six polymorphic microsatellite loci for the Malagasy spider tortoise, Pyxis arachnoides and cross-amplification in Pyxis planicauda. Amphibia-Reptilia. 34: 125-128.

Perry, G.H., Louis, E.E., Jr., Ratan, A., Bedoya-Reina, O.C., Burhans, R.C., Lei, R., Johnson, S.E., Schuster, S.C., and Miller, W. (2013). Aye-aye population genomic analyses highlight an important center of endemism in norther Madagascar. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (2013). doi: 110 (15): 5823–5828

Ranaivoarisoa, J.F., Zaonarivelo, J.R., Lei, R., Johnson, S.E., Wyman, T.M., Mittermeier, R.A., and Louis, E.E., Jr. (2013). Rapid Survey and Assessment of the Northern Sportive Lemur, Lepilemur septentrionalis, in Northern Madagascar. (2013). Primate Conservation.

Rakotoarisoa, J.-E., Bailey, C.A., Hinger, P.H., Brenneman, R.A., and Louis, E.E., Jr. (2013). Isolation and characterization of nine microsatellite loci in a Malagasy endemic rodent, Eliurus carletoni (Rodentia: Nesomyinae). Conservation Genetics Resources. 5: 203-205.

McGuire, S., Rafeliarisoa, T.H., Randriamanantenasoa, H., Randrianindrina, R.A., Shore, G.D., and Louis, E.E., Jr. (2013) Community Outreach and Education Promoting the Conservation of the Radiated Tortoise, Astrochelys radiata, in Lavavolo, Madagascar. In: Turtles on the Brink in Madagascar: Proceedings of two Workshops on the Status, Conservation, and Biology of Malagasy Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles. Castellano, C.M., Rhodin, A.G.J., Ogle, M., Mittermeier, R.A., Randriamahazo, H., Hudson, R., and Lewis, R.E. Eds. Chelonian Research Monographs.

Hauswaldt, J.S., Vences, M., Louis, E., Brennemann, R., and Ziegler, T. (2013). Genetic Screening of Captive Philippine Crocodiles (Crocodylus mindorensis) as Prerequisite for Starting a Conservation Breeding Program in Europe. Herpetological Conservation and Biology. 8(1): 75-87.

Rafeliarisoa, T.H., Walker, R.C.J., Louis, E.E., Jr. (2013). Decline in the Range and Density of Radiated Tortoises, Astrochelys radiata, in Southern Madagascar. In: Turtles on the Brink in Madagascar: Proceedings of two Workshops on the Status, Conservation, and Biology of Malagasy Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles. Castellano, C.M., Rhodin, A.G.J., Ogle, M., Mittermeier, R.A., Randriamahazo, H., Hudson, R., and Lewis, R.E. Eds. Chelonian Research Monographs.

Holmes, S.M., Baden, A.L., Brenneman, R.A., Engberg, S.E., Louis, E.E., Jr., and Johnson, S.E. (2013). Patch size and isolation influence genetic patterns in black-and-white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata) populations. Conservation Genetics. 14: 615-624.

McGuire, S., Bailey, C., and Frasier, C. (2013). Conservation Genetics in Action: Protecting Diversity through Innovative Education Programs in Madagascar, One of the World’s Environmental Hotspots. 104(4): 591-593.

Gordon, A.D., Johnson, S.E., and Louis, E.E., Jr. (2013). Females Are the Ecological Sex: Sex-Specific Body Mass Ecogeography in Wild Sifaka Populations (Propithecus spp.). American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 151(1):77-87.

Baden, A.L., Wright, P.C., Louis, E.E., Jr., and Bradley, B.J. (2013). Communal nesting, kinship, and maternal success in a social primate. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology.

Delmore, K.E., Brenneman, R.A., Lei, R., Bailey, C.A., Brelsford, A., Louis, E.E., Jr., and Johnson, S.E. (2013). Clinal variation in a brown lemur (Eulemur spp.) hybrid zone: Combining morphological, genetic and climatic data to examine stability. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 26 (8):1677-1690.

Schwitzer, C., Mittermeier, R.A., Davies, N., Johnson, S., Ratsimbazafy, J., Razafindramanana, J., Louis, Jr., E.E., and Rajaobelina, S. (eds). (2013). Lemurs of Madagascar: A Strategy for their Conservation 2013–2016. Bristol, UK: IUCN SSC Primate Specialist Group, Bristol Conservation and Science Foundation, and Conservation International. 185 pp.

Walker, R.C.J., Castellano, C.M., Ogle, M., Rafeliarisoa, T.H., Rakotondrainy, R., Ramahaleo, T.A., Randriamahazo, H., and Gardner, C.J. Proposed Action Plan for the Conservation of the Madagascar Spider Tortoise, Pyxis arachnoides (2013)

In: Turtles on the Brink in Madagascar: Proceedings of two Workshops on the Status, Conservation, and Biology of Malagasy Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles. Castellano, C.M., Rhodin, A.G.J., Ogle, M., Mittermeier, R.A., Randriamahazo, H., Hudson, R., and Lewis, R.E. Eds. Chelonian Research Monographs

2012

Perry GH, Reeves D, Melsted P, Ratan A, Miller W, Michelini K, Louis EE, Pritchard JK, Mason CE, & Gilad Y. (2012). "A genome sequence resource for the aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis), a nocturnal lemur from Madagascar". Genome biology and evolution, 4(2), 126-135. doi: 10.1093/gbe/evr132

Florio AM, Ingram CM, Rakotondravony HA, Louis EE, Raxworthy CJ(2012). "Detecting cryptic speciation in the widespread and morphologically conservative carpet chameleon (Furcifer lateralis) of Madagascar". Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 2012 Jul;25(7):1399-414. doi: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2012.02528.x

Paquette SR, Engberg SE, Huebinger RM, Louis EE Jr.(2012). "Characterization of 13 novel microsatellite markers in the Galápagos tortoise (Chelonoidis nigra)". Conservation Genetics Resources September 2012, Volume 4, Issue 3, pp 773-77

Rakotoarisoa JE, Bailey CA, Hinger PH, Brenneman RA, Louis EE Jr.(2012). "Isolation and characterization of nine microsatellite loci in a Malagasy endemic rodent, Eliurus carletoni (Rodentia: Nesomyinae)". Conservation Genetics Resources, September 2012, Volume 4, Issue 3, pp 773-776

Tabora JAG, Hinlo MRP, Bailey CA, Lei R, Pomares CC, Rebong G, Van Weerd M, Engberg SE, Brenneman RA, Louis EE Jr.(2012). "Detection of Crocodylus mindorensis x Crocodylus porosus (Crocodylidae) hybrids in a Philippine crocodile systematics analysis". Zootaxa 3560: 1–31

Lei R, Rowley TW, Zhu L, Bailey CA, Engberg SE, Wood ML, Christman MC, Perry GH, Louis EE Jr. and Lu G(2012). "PhyloMarker—A Tool for Mining Phylogenetic Markers Through Genome Comparison: Application of the Mouse Lemur (Genus Microcebus) Phylogeny". Evolutionary Bioinformatics 2012:8 423-435. doi: 10.4137/EBO.S9886

Ratsoavina FM, Vences M & Louis EE Jr.(2012) "Phylogeny and phylogeography of the Malagasy leaf-tailed geckos in the Uroplatus ebenaui group". African Journal of Herpetology, Volume 61, Issue 2, pages 143-158. doi:10.1080/21564574.2012.729761

Dolch R, Ratsisetraina R, Markolf M, Ratolojanahary T, Rakotonirina H, Louis E Jr., Wendenbaum E(2011/2012) "Assessment of lemur diversity in the Makay massif." Lemur News16: 48–53.

Brenneman, RA., Johnson SE, Bailey CA, Ingraldi C, Delmore KE, Wyman TM, Andriamaharoa HE, Ralainasolo FB, Ratsimbazafy JH, and Louis EE. "Population genetics and abundance of the Endangered grey-headed lemur Eulemur cinereiceps in south-east Madagascar: assessing risks for fragmented and continuous populations." Oryx 46, no. 2 (2012): 298.

Walker, R.C.J. and Rafeliarisoa,T.H. (2012). "Status of the relict population of the Critically Endangered Madagascar spider tortoise Pyxis arachnoides". Oryx, 46, pp 457463doi:10.1017/S0030605311001293

Walker, R.C.J., Whitmore, N., Rafeliarisoa, T. H., and Hamylton, S. "The effect of habitat degradation on the long term survival of the Critically Endangered Madagascar spider tortoise (Pyxis arachnoides)" Biological Conservation 152 (2012) 152–158

2011

Delmore KE, Louis EE, Jr, & Johnson SE. (2011). Morphological characterization of a brown lemur hybrid zone (Eulemur rufifrons x E. cinereiceps). American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 145:55-66.

Ratsoavina FM, Louis EE, Jr, Crottini A, Randrianiaina R-D, Glaw F, Vences M. (2011). A new leaf tailed gecko species from northern Madagascarwith a preliminary assessment of molecular and morphological variability in the Uroplatus ebenaui group. Zootaxa. 3022:39-57.

2010

Andrianaivoarivelo AR, Brenneman RA, Jenkins RKB, McGuire SM, Ramilijaona OR, Shore GD, Racey PA, & Louis EE, Jr. (2010). Genetic similarity among populations of the Madagascar rousette (Rousettus madagascariensis, Grandidier 1929, Pteropodidae) and evidence of widespread population bottleneck. Journal of Mammology. (Submitted 2010).

Brenneman R A, Johnson SE, Bailey CA, Hobinjatovo T, Ingraldi C, Delmore K, Wyman TM, Andriamaharoa HE, Ralainasolo FB, Ratsimbazafy JH, & Louis EE, Jr. (2010). Population genetics and abundance of gray-headed lemurs (Eulemur cinereiceps): Potential consequences of fragmentation and cyclones in an endangered primate. Conservation Genetics. (Submitted 2009).

Lei R, Shore GD, Brenneman RA, Engberg SE, Sitzmann BD, Bailey CA, Kimmel LM, Randriamampionona R, Ranaivoarisoa JF, & Louis EE, Jr. (2010). Complete sequence and gene organization of the mitochondrial genome of Hubbard’s sportive lemur, Lepilemur hubbardorum. GENE. 464:44-49.

McGuire SM, Emodi GP, Shore GD, Brenneman RA, & Louis EE, Jr. (2010). Characterization of 21 microsatellite marker loci in the silky sifaka (Propithecus candidus). Conservation Genetics. 10:985-988.

Mittermeier RA, Richardson M, Louis EE, Konstant WR, Langrand O, Hawkins F, Ratsimbazafy J, Rasoloarison R, Ganshorn JU, Rajaobelina S, & Schwitzer C. (2010). Lemurs of Madagascar, 3rd Edition. Conservation International Tropical Field Guide Series. Washington, D.C. USA.

Quéméré E, Chikhi L, Rabarivola C, Louis EE, Jr, & Crouau-Roy B. (2010). Landscape genetics of an endangered primate species within its whole fragmented range. Molecular Ecology. 19:1606-1621.

Quéméré E, Louis EE, Jr, Ribéron A, Chikhi L, & Crouau-Roy B.(2010). Non-invasive conservation genetics of the critically endangered golden-crowned sifaka (Propithecus tattersalli): high diversity and significant genetic differentiation over a small range. Conservation Genetics. 11:675-687.

Rafeliarisoa TH, Shore GD, McGuire SM, & Louis EE, Jr. (2010). Innovative Solutions to Conservation Challenges for the Radiated Tortoise (Astrochelys radiata) Project at Lavavolo Classified Forest, Madagascar. Turtle Survival Alliance Magazine. August 2010:64-66.

Ranaivoarisoa JF, Brenneman RA, McGuire SM, Lei R, Ravelonjanahary SS, Engberg SE, Bailey CA, Kimmel LM, Razafimananjato T, Rakotonomenjanahary R, & Louis EE, Jr. (2010). Population genetic study of the red-collared brown lemur (Eulemur collaris) in Southeastern Madagascar. Open Conservation Biology Journal. 4:1-8.

Ratsoavina FM, Gehring P-S, Ranaivoarisoa FJ, Rafeliarisoa TH, Crottini A, Louis EE, Jr., & Vences M. (2010). Molecular phylogeography of a widespread Malagasy leaf chameleon species, Brookesia superciliaris (Kuhl, 1820). Zootaxa. 2554:62-64.

Razakamaharavo V, McGuire SM, Vasey N, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2010). Genetic Architecture of two red ruffed lemur (Varecia rubra) populations of Masoala National Park. Primates. 51(1):53-61.

Rioux-Paquette S, Louis EE, Jr, & Lapointe F-J. (2010). Microsatellite analyses provide the first evidence of sex-biased dispersal in tortoises (Chelonia: Testudinidae). Journal of Heredity. 101:403-412.

Zaonarivelo J, Brenneman R, Andriantompohavanana R, & Louis EE, Jr. (2010). Genetic diversity in ten Indri (Indri indri) populations and compared to other lemur species. Lemur News. 15: 59-64.

2009

Andrianaivoarivelo AR, Shore GD, McGuire SM, Jenkins RKB, Ramilijaona O, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2009). Characterization of 22 microsatellite marker loci in the Madagascar rousette (Rousettus madagascariensis). Conservation Genetics. 10:1025-1028.

Bailey CA, Lei R, Brenneman RA, & Louis EE, Jr. (2009). Characterization of 21 microsatellite marker loci in the Milne-Edward’s sifaka (Propithecus edwardsi). Conservation Genetics. 10(4):1389-1392.

Day SR, Ramarokoto REAF, Sitzmann BD, Randriamboahanginjatovo R, Ramanankirija H, Randrianindrina VRA, Ravololonarivo G, & Louis EE, Jr. (2009). Re-introduction of diademed sifaka (Propithecus diadema) and black and white ruffed lemurs (Varecia variegata editorum) at Analamazaotra Special Reserve, Eastern Madagascar. Lemur News. 14:32-37.

Delmore KE, Keller MF, Louis EE, Jr, & Johnson SE. (2009). Rapid primatological surveys of the Andringitra forest corridors; direct observation of the greater bamboo lemur (Prolemur simus). Lemur News. 14:49-52.

Louis EE, Jr, Engberg SE, Randriamampionona R, Randriamanana JC, Lei R, & Brenneman RA. Phylogeography and taxonomy of the black and white ruffed lemurs (Varecia variegata) of Madagascar. American Journal of Primatology. (Submission 2009).

Mandimbihasina AR, Engberg SE, Razafimahatratra E, Tiandray H, Lewis R, Shore GD, Brenneman RA, & Louis EE, Jr. (2009). Characterization of twenty microsatellites in the Plowshare Tortoise, Astrochelys yniphora. Conservation Genetics. 10:1085-1088.

McGuire SM, Bailey CA, Rakotonirina J-N, Razanajatovo LG, Ranaivoarisoa JF, Kimmel LM, & Louis EE, Jr. (2009). Population survey of the greater bamboo lemur (Prolemur simus) at Kianjavato Classified Forest. Lemur News. 14:41-43.

McGuire SM, Sitzmann BD, Herrington K, Day SR, Ramarokoto REAF, & Louis EE, Jr. (2009). Distribution of a conservation-based activity book at two primary schools near Analamazaotra Special Reserve, Madagascar. Lemur News. 14:38-41.

Ramanamahefa R, McGuire SM, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2009). Population genetic parameter estimates for six populations of crowned lemurs, Eulemur coronatus (Gray, 1842) from northern Madagascar. Lemur News.14:21-26.

Ramanamahefa R, McGuire SM, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2009). Population genetic parameter estimates for five populations of Sanford’s lemur (Eulemur sanfordi) from Northern Madagascar. Lemur News. 14:26-31.

Ramanana MA, Bailey CA, Shore GD, Ramilijaona O, Brenneman RA, & Louis EE, Jr. (2009). Characterization of 20 microsatellite marker loci in the Malagasy Tree Boa (Sanzinia madagascariensis madagascariensis). Conservation Genetics. 10:1953-1956.

Ramaromilanto B, Lei R, Engberg SE, Johnson SE, Sitzmann BD, & Louis EE, Jr. (2009). Sportive lemur diversity at Mananara-Nord Biosphere Reserve, Madagascar. Texas Tech University Museum Occasional Papers. OP286:1-22.

Ramaromilanto et al. (2009) Supplemental Appendix data

Rioux-Paquette S, Lapointe F-J, & Louis EE, Jr. (2009). Conservation genetics of the Radiated tortoise (Astrochelys radiata) from Andohahela National Park, Southeast Madagascar, with a discussion on the conservation of this declining species. Chelonian Conservation and Biology. 8:84-93.

Tokiniaina H, Bailey CA, Shore GD, Delmore KE, Johnson SE, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2009). Characterization of 18 microsatellite marker loci in the white-collared lemur (Eulemur cinereiceps). Conservation Genetics. 10:1459-1462.

Wright PC, Barney E, Louis EE, Jr, Dolch R, & Rafaliarison RR. (2009). Greater bamboo lemur, Prolemur simus (Gray, 1871). In: RA Mittermeier et al., Primates in Peril: The World’s 25 Most Endangered Primates 2008-2010, p. 11-14. IUCN/SSC Primate Specialist Group (PSG), International Primatological Society (IPS), and Conservation International (CI), Arlington, VA.

Vogler, BR, Bailey CA, Shore GD, McGuire SM, Engberg SE, Fickel J, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2009). Characterization of 26 microsatellite marker loci in the fossa (Cryptoprocta ferox). Conservation Genetics. 10:1449-1453.

2008

Baden AL, Brenneman RA, & Louis EE, Jr. (2008). Morphometrics of wild black-and-white ruffed lemurs (Varecia variegata, Kerr 1792). American Journal of Primatology. 70:1-14.

Dolch R, Fiely JL, Ndriamiary J-N, Rafalimandimby J, Randriamampionona R, Engberg SE, & Louis EE, Jr. (2008). Confirmation of the greater bamboo lemur, Prolemur simus, north of the Torotorofotsy wetlands, eastern Madagascar. Lemur News. 13:14-17.

Dutton CJ, Junge RE, & Louis EE, Jr. (2008). Biomedical evaluation of free-ranging red ruffed lemurs (Varecia rubra) within the Masoala National Park, Madagascar. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine. 39:76-85.

Johnson S, Lei R, Martin SK, Irwin MT, & Louis EE. (2008). Does Eulemur cinereiceps Exist? Preliminary Evidence from genetics and ground surveys in southeastern Madagascar. American Journal of Primatology. 70:372–385.

Junge RE, Dutton CJ, Knightly F, Williams CV, Rasambainarivo FT, Louis EE, Jr. (2008). Comparison of Biomedical evaluation for White-fronted Brown Lemurs (Eulemur fulvus albifrons) from four sites in Madagascar. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine. 39:567-575.

Kremen C, Cameron A, Moilanen A, Phillips S, Thomas CD, Beentje H, Dransfeld J, Fisher BL, Glaw F, Good T, Harper G, Hijmans RJ, Lees DC, Louis EE, Jr, Nussbaum RA, Razafimpahanana A, Raxworthy C, Schatz G, Vences M, Vietes DR, Wright PC, & Zjhra ML. (2008). Aligning conservation priorities across taxa in Madagascar, a biodiversity hotspot, with high-resolution planning tools. Science. 321:340-342.

Kremen C, Cameron A, Moilanen A, Phillips S, Thomas CD, Beentje H, Dransfeld J, Fisher BL, Glaw F, Good T, Harper G, Hijmans RJ, Lees DC, Louis E, Jr, Nussbaum RA, Razafimpahanana A, Raxworthy C, Schatz G, Vences M, Vieites DR, Wright PC, & Zjhra ML. (2008). Aligning conservation priorities across taxa in Madagascar, a biodiversity hotspot, with high-resolution planning tools. Science. 320(5873):222-226.

Lei R, Day S, Ramarokoto R, Shore GD, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2008). Characterization of twenty-one microsatellites developed from Propithecus deckeni deckeni with null allele affect assessment. Molecular Ecology Resources. 8:773-776.

Lei, R, Engberg, SE, Andriantompohavana R, McGuire SM, Mittermeier RA, Zaonarivelo JR, Brenneman RA, & Louis EE. (2008). Nocturnal lemur diversity at Masoala National Park. Texas Tech University Museum SpecialPublications.SP53:1-41.

Lei et al.(2008) Supplemental Appendix data

Lei R, McGuire SM, Shore GD, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2008). Characterization of twenty microsatellites developed from Propithecus deckeni coronatus with cross-amplification in Propithecus deckeni deckeni. Conservation Genetics. 9:999-1002.

Louis EE, Engberg SE, McGuire SM, McCormick MJ, Randriamampionona R, Ranaivoarisoa JF, Bailey CA, Mittermeier RA, Lei R. (2008). Revision of the Mouse Lemurs, Microcebus (Primates, Lemuriformes), of Northern and Northwestern Madagascar with Descriptions of Two New Species at Montagne d'Ambre National Park and Antafondro Classified Forest. Primate Conservation. 23: 19-38.

Louis et al. (2008) Supplemental Appendix data

Mittermeier RA, Ganzhorn JU, Konstant WR, Glander K, Tattersall I, Groves CP, Rylands AB, Hapke A, Ratsimbazafy J, Mayor MI, Louis EE, Jr, Rumpler Y, Schwitzer C, & Rasoloarison RM. (2008). Lemur Diversity in Madagascar. International Journal of Primatology. 29:1607-1656.

Orozco-terWengel P, Nagy ZT,Vieites DR, Vences M, Louis E., Jr. (2008). Phylogeography and phylogenetic relationships of Malagasy tree and ground boas. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 95:640-652.

Ramarokoto R, Lei R, Vincent J, Day S, Shore GD, Brenneman RA, Louis E E, Jr. (2008). Characterization of twenty-one microsatellites developed from Propithecus diadema. Conservation Genetics. 9:1377-1380.

Razafindrakoto A, Quérémé E, Shore GD, McGuire SM, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2008). Characterization of 20 microsatellites marker loci in the golden-crowned sifaka (Propithecus tattersalli). Conservation Genetics. 9:1027-1031.

Wright PC, Johnson SE, Irwin MT, Jacobs R, Schlichting P, Lehman S, Louis EE, Jr, Arrigo-Nelson SJ, Raharison J-L, Rafalirarison RR, Razafindratsita V, Ratsimbazafy J, Ratelolahy FJ, Dolch R, & Tan C. (2008). The Crisis of the Critically Endangered Greater Bamboo Lemur (Prolemur simus). Primate Conservation. 23:5-17.

2007

Andriantompohavana R, Lei R, Zaonarivelo JR, Engberg SE, Nalanirina G, McGuire SM, Shore GD, Andrianasolo J, Herrington K, Brenneman RA, & Louis EE, Jr. (2007). Molecular phylogeny and taxonomic revision of the woolly lemurs, Genus Avahi (Primates: Lemuriformes). Texas Tech University Museum Special Publications. SP51:1-64.

Andriantompohavana et al. (2007) Supplemental Appendix data

Andriantompohavana R, Morelli TL, Behncke SM, Engberg SE, Brenneman RA, & Louis EE, Jr. (2007). Characterization of twenty Eulemur-specific microsatellite loci characterized in two populations of the Red-Bellied Brown Lemur, Eulemur rubriventer. Molecular Ecology Notes. 7:1162-1165.

Junge RE, & Louis EE, Jr. (2007). Biomedical Evaluation of Black Lemurs (Eulemur macaco macaco) in Lokobe Reserve, Madagascar. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine. 38:67-76.

Rioux Paquette S, Behncke S, O’Brien SH, Brenneman RA, Louis EE, Jr, & Lapointe F-J. (2007). Riverbeds demarcate distinct conservation units of the radiated tortoise (Geochelone radiata) in southern Madagascar. Conservation Genetics. 8:797-807.

Zaonarivelo JR, Andriantompohavana R, Razafindrakoto A, Andrianasolo J, Rajaobelina S, Brenneman RA, Wohlhauser S, & Louis EE, Jr. (2007). Preliminary Lemur Survey of Andavakoera Classified Forest and Regional Forest Fragments of Madagascar. Lemur News. 12:26-29.

Zaonarivelo JR, Andriantompohavana R, Shore GD, Engberg SE, McGuire SM, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2007). Characterization of 21 microsatellite marker loci in the ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta). Conservation Genetics. 8(5):1209-1212.

Zaonarivelo JR, Sommer JA, McGuire SM, Engberg SE, Brenneman RA & Louis EE, Jr. (2007). Isolation and characterization of twenty microsatellite marker loci from the Indri (Indri indri) genome. Molecular Ecology Notes. 7:25-28.

2006

Andriantompohavana R, Zaonarivelo JR, Engberg SE, Randriamampionona R, McGuire SM, Shore GD, Rakotonomenjanahary R, Brenneman RA & Louis EE, Jr. (2006). The mouse lemurs of northwestern Madagascar with a description of a new species at Lokobe Special Reserve. Texas Tech University Museum Occasional Papers.OP259:1-23.

Andriantompohavana et al. (2006) Supplemental Appendix data

Andriantompohavana R, Zaonarivelo JR, Randriamampionona R, Razafindraibe JFX, Brenneman RA, & Louis EE, Jr. (2006). A preliminary study on resident lemur populations in the Mariarano Classified Forest. Lemur News. 11:21-24.

Chiari Y, Orozco-terWengel P, Vences M, Vieites DR, Sarovy A, Randrianirina JE, Meyer A, & Louis EE, Jr. (2006). Genetic identification of units of conservation in tomato frogs, genus Dyscophus. Conservation Genetics. 7(2):473-482.

Louis EE, Jr, Coles MS, Andriantompohavana R, Sommer JA, Engberg SE, Zaonarivelo JR, Mayor MI, & Brenneman RA. (2006). Revision of the Mouse Lemurs (Primates, Microcebus) of Madagascar. International Journal of Primatology. 27:347-389.

Louis et al. (2006) Supplemental Appendix data

Louis EE, Jr, Engberg SE, Lei R, Geng H, Sommer JA, Randriamampionona R, Randriamanana JC, Zaonarivelo JR, Andriantompohavana R, Randria G, Prosper, Ramaromilanto B, Rakotoarisoa G, Rooney A, & Brenneman RA. (2006). Molecular and morphological analyses of the sportive lemurs (Family Megaladapidae: Genus Lepilemur) reveals 11 previously unrecognized species. Texas Tech University Museum Special Publications.SP49:1-47.

Louis et al. (2006) Supplemental Appendix data

Mittermeier RA, Konstant WR, Hawkins F, Louis EE, Langrand O, Ratsimbazafy J, Rasoloarison R, Ganshorn JU, Rajaobelina S, Tattersall I, & Meyers DM. (2006). Lemurs of Madagascar, 2nd Edition. Conservation International Tropical Field Guide Series. Washington, D.C.USA.

Mittermeier RA, Konstant WR, Hawkins F, Louis EE, Langrand O, Ratsimbazafy J, Rasoloarison R, Ganshorn JU, Rajaobelina S, Tattersall I, & Meyers DM. (2006). Lemurs of Madagascar, Pocket Identification Guide,Nocturnal Lemurs. Conservation International Tropical Field Guide Series. Washington, D. C. USA.

Mittermeier RA, Konstant WR, Hawkins F, Louis EE, Langrand O, Ratsimbazafy J, Rasoloarison R, Ganshorn JU, Rajaobelina S, Tattersall I, & Meyers DM. (2006). Lemurs of Madagascar, Pocket Identification Guide, Diurnal and Cathemeral Lemurs. Conservation International Tropical Field Guide Series. Washington, D.C. USA.

Rafeliarisoa TH, Shore GD, Engberg SE, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2006). Characterization of 11 microsatellite marker loci in the Madagascar Big-headed Turtle (Erymnochelys madagascariensis). Molecular Ecology Notes. 6:1228-1230.

Rakotoarisoa G, Shore GD, McGuire SM, Engberg SE, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2006). Characterization of 13 microsatellite marker loci in the Verreaux’s Sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi). Molecular Ecology Notes. 6:1122-1125.

Rakotoarisoa G, Shore GD, McGuire SM, Engberg SE, Louis EE, Jr & Brenneman RA. (2006). Characterization of 20 microsatellite marker loci in the Coquerel’s Sifaka (Propithecus coquereli). Molecular Ecology Notes. 6:1119-1121.

Ranaivoarisoa JF, Ramanamahefa R, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2006). Range extension of Perrier’s Sifaka, Propithecus perrieri, in the Andrafiamena Classified Forest. Lemur News. 11:17-21.

Razafindrakoto A, Andriantompohavana R, Wohlhauser S, Rajaobelina S, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2006). Forest Fragment and Range Survey of the Ambararata-Maromokotra Loky River Locale of Northeastern Madagascar for Golden-crowned Sifaka (Propithecus tattersalli). Lemur News. 12:29-31.

Rioux-Paquette S, Behncke SM, O’Brien SH, Brenneman RA, Louis EE, Jr, & Lapointe F-J. (2006). Riverbeds demarcate distinct conservation units of the radiated tortoise (Geochelone radiata) in southern Madagascar. Conservation Genetics. 8:797-807.

Tokiniaina H, Zaonarivelo JR, Ralainasolo FB, Andriantompohavana R, Randriamanana JC, Brenneman RA, Louis EE, Jr. (2006). Rapid survey of white-collared brown lemurs (Eulemur albocollaris) in three forest fragments in southeastern Madagascar. Lemur News. 12:24-25.

Zaonarivelo JR, Andriantompohavana R, Rakotonomenjanahary R, Andrianasolo J, Brenneman RA, & Louis EE, Jr. (2006). Morphological characterization of a population of Sambirano woolly lemur (Avahiunicolor) from the Anaborano Forest in northwestern Madagascar. Lemur News. 12:21-24.

Zaonarivelo JR, Andriantompohavana R, Engberg SE, Kelley S, Randriamanana J-C, Louis EE, Jr, & Brenneman RA. (2006). Morphometric data for Indri (Indri indri) collected from 10 forest fragments in eastern Madagascar. Lemur News. 12:17-21.

Zaonarivelo JR, Andriantompohavana R, Razafindrakoto A, Andrianasolo J, Rajaobelina S, Brenneman RA, Wohlhauser S, & Louis EE, Jr. (2006). Preliminary Lemur Survey of Andavakoera Classified Forest and Regional Forest Fragments of Madagascar. Lemur News. 12:26-29.

2005

Junge RE, & Louis EE. (2005). Preliminary Biomeidcal Evaluation of Wild Ruffed Lemurs (Varecia variegata and Varecia rubra). American Journal of Primatology. 66:85-94.

Junge RE, & Louis EE, Jr. (2005). Biomedical Evaluation of Two Sympatric lemur species Propithecus verreauxi deckeni and Eulemur fulvus rufus in Tsiombokibo Classified Forest, Madagascar. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine. 36(4):581-589.

Louis EE, Jr, Ratsimbazafy JH, Razakamaharavo VR, Pierson DJ, Barber R C, & Brenneman RA. (2005). Conservation Genetics of Black and White Ruffed Lemurs, Varecia variegata variegata, from Southeastern Madagascar. Animal Conservation. 8:105-111.

Rioux Paquette S, Shore GD, Behncke SM, Lapointe F-J, & Louis EE. (2005). Characterization of polymorphic microsatellite markers for the endangered Malagasy radiated tortoise (Geochelone radiata). Molecular Ecology. 5(3):527-530.

2004

Andriantompohavana R, Randriamanana JC, Sommer JA, Brenneman RA, & Louis EE, Jr. (2004). Characterization of twenty-two microsatellite loci developed from the genome of the Woolly Lemur (Avahi laniger). Molecular Ecology Notes. 4:400-403.

Mayor MI, Sommer JA, Houck ML, Zaonarivelo J, Wright PC, Ingram C, Engel SR, & Louis EE, Jr. (2004). Specific Status of Propithecus spp. International Journal of Primatology. 25(4):875-900.

2003

Dutton CJ, Junge RE, & Louis EE, Jr. (2003). Biomedical evaluation of free-ranging ring-tailed lemurs (Lemur catta) in Tsimanampetsotsa Strict Nature Reserve, Madagascar. Journal of Zooand Wildlife Medicine. 34:16-24.

2002

Junge RE, & Louis EE, Jr. (2002). Medical evaluation of free-ranging Primates in Betampona Reserve, Madagascar. Lemur News. 7:23-25.

Mayor MI, Sommer JA, Huebinger RM, Barber RC, & Louis EE, Jr. (2002).Characterization of seven microsatellite marker loci in a genus of Malagasy lemurs (Propithecus). Molecular Ecology Notes. 2:385-388.

Sommer JA, Barber RC, Huebinger RM, Grassi C, Williamson JE, & Louis E E, Jr. (2002). Characterization of 14 microsatellite marker loci in the grey bamboo lemur (Hapalemur griseus). Molecular Ecology Notes. 2:161-163.

2001

Matson CW, Williamson JE, Huebinger RM, & Louis EE, Jr. (2001). Characterization of polymorphic microsatellite loci from the two endemic genera of Madagascan Boids, Acrantophis and Sanzinia. Molecular Ecology Notes. 1:41-43.

Sovey KC, Dollar L, Kerridge F, Barber RC, & Louis EE, Jr. (2001). Characterization of seven microsatellite marker loci in the Malagasy civet (Fossa fossana). Molecular Ecology Notes. 1:25-27.