Charles L Nunn

Charles L Nunn

Professor in the Department of Evolutionary Anthropology

Internal office address: 
90383, 106 Biological Sciences, Durham, NC 27708


Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., Duke University 1999

Nunn, CL, and Dokey, AT-W. "Ranging patterns and parasitism in primates." Biology Letters 2.3 (2006): 351-354. Full Text

Nunn, CL, and Heymann, EW. "Malaria infection and host behavior: A comparative study of Neotropical primates." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 59.1 (2005): 30-37. Full Text

Pedersen, AB, Altizer, S, Poss, M, Cunningham, AA, and Nunn, CL. "Patterns of host specificity and transmission among parasites of wild primates." International Journal for Parasitology 35.6 (2005): 647-657. Full Text

Nunn, CL, Altizer, SM, Sechrest, W, and Cunningham, AA. "Latitudinal gradients of parasite species richness in primates." Diversity and Distributions 11.3 (2005): 249-256. Full Text

Nunn, CL, Altizer, S, Sechrest, W, Jones, KE, Barton, RA, and Gittleman, JL. "Parasites and the evolutionary diversification of primate clades." AMERICAN NATURALIST 164.5 (November 2004): S90-S103. Full Text

Nunn, CL, and Deaner, RO. "Patterns of participation and free riding in territorial conflicts among ringtailed lemurs (Lemur catta)." BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY AND SOCIOBIOLOGY 57.1 (November 2004): 50-61. Full Text

Lindenfors, P, Fröberg, L, and Nunn, CL. "Females drive primate social evolution." Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 271.SUPPL. 3 (2004): S101-S103. Full Text

Vitone, ND, Altizer, S, and Nunn, CL. "Body size, diet and sociality influence the species richness of parasitic worms in anthropoid primates." Evolutionary Ecology Research 6.2 (2004): 183-199.

Nunn, CL, Altizer, S, Jones, KE, and Sechrest, W. "Comparative Tests of Parasite Species Richness in Primates." American Naturalist 162.5 (2003): 597-614. Full Text