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    • Imperfect Isolation: Factors and Filters Shaping Madagascar’s Extant Vertebrate Fauna 

      Samonds, Karen E.; Godfrey, Laurie R.; Sutherland, Michael R.; Goodman, Steven M.; Vences, Miguel; Irwin, Mitchell T.; Krause, David W. (Public Library of Science, 2013)
      Analyses of phylogenetic topology and estimates of divergence timing have facilitated a reconstruction of Madagascar’s colonization events by vertebrate animals, but that information alone does not reveal the major factors ...
    • A multi-species approach to elucidating the ecological function of primate geophagy 

      Semel, Brandon (Northern Illinois University, 2015)
      Geophagy, or soil consumption, is a behavior observed across a broad diversity of vertebrate species, yet the factors driving this phenomenon remain elusive. Studies of sympatric species that exhibit significant differences ...