Douglas Martin Boyer

Assistant Professor in Evolutionary Anthropology


Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook 2009

Blatch, S, Boyer, DM, King, SJ, Bunn, JM, Jernvall, J, and Wright, PC. "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." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 146.1 (2011): 130-147. Full Text

Maiolino, S, Boyer, DM, and Rosenberger, A. "Morphological correlates of the grooming claw in distal phalanges of platyrrhines and other primates: A preliminary study." Anatomical Record 294.12 (2011): 1975-1990. Full Text

Silcox, MT, Dalmyn, CK, Hrenchuk, A, Bloch, JI, Boyer, DM, and Houde, P. "Endocranial morphology of Labidolemur kayi (Apatemyidae, Apatotheria) and its relevance to the study of brain evolution in Euarchontoglires." Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 31.6 (2011): 1314-1325. Full Text

Rose, KD, Chester, SGB, Dunn, RH, Boyer, DM, and Bloch, JI. "New fossils of the oldest North American euprimate Teilhardina brandti (Omomyidae) from the paleocene-eocene thermal maximum." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 146.2 (2011): 281-305. Full Text

Goswami, A, Prasad, GVR, Upchurch, P, Boyer, DM, Seiffert, ER, Verma, O, Gheerbrant, E, and Flynn, JJ. "A radiation of arboreal basal eutherian mammals beginning in the Late Cretaceous of India." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108.39 (2011): 16333-16338. Full Text

Boyer, DM, Seiffert, ER, and Simons, EL. "Astragalar Morphology of Afradapis, a Large Adapiform Primate From the Earliest Late Eocene of Egypt." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY 143.3 (November 2010): 383-402. Full Text

Seiffert, ER, Simons, EL, Boyer, DM, Perry, JMG, Ryan, TM, and Sallam, HM. "A fossil primate of uncertain affinities from the earliest late Eocene of Egypt." PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 107.21 (May 25, 2010): 9712-9717. Full Text

Silcox, MT, Bloch, JI, Boyer, DM, and Houde, P. "Cranial anatomy of paleocene and eocene labidolemur kayi (Mammalia: Apatotheria), and the relationships of the apatemyidae to other mammals." Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 160.4 (2010): 773-825. Full Text

Boyer, DM, Evans, AR, and Jernvall, J. "Evidence of dietary differentiation among late paleocene-early eocene plesiadapids (mammalia, primates)." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 142.2 (2010): 194-210. Full Text