Douglas Martin Boyer

Assistant Professor in Evolutionary Anthropology


Degrees & Credentials

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

Patel, BA, Seiffert, ER, Boyer, DM, Jacobs, RL, St Clair, EM, and Simons, EL. "New primate first metatarsals from the Paleogene of Egypt and the origin of the anthropoid big toe." JOURNAL OF HUMAN EVOLUTION 63.1 (July 2012): 99-120. Full Text

Godfrey, LR, Winchester, JM, King, SJ, Boyer, DM, and Jernvall, J. "Dental topography indicates ecological contraction of lemur communities." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 148.2 (2012): 215-227. Full Text

King, SJ, Boyer, DM, Tecot, S, Strait, SG, Zohdy, S, Blanco, MB, Wright, PC, and Jernvall, J. "Lemur habitat and dental senescence in Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 148.2 (2012): 228-237. Full Text

Boyer, DM, Scott, CS, and Fox, RC. "New craniodental material of Pronothodectes gaoi Fox (Mammalia, "plesiadapiformes") and relationships among members of Plesiadapidae." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 147.4 (2012): 511-550. Full Text

Coleman, MN, and Boyer, DM. "Inner Ear Evolution in Primates Through the Cenozoic: Implications for the Evolution of Hearing." Anatomical Record 295.4 (2012): 615-631. Full Text

Secord, R, Bloch, JI, Chester, SGB, Boyer, DM, Wood, AR, Wing, SL, Kraus, MJ, McInerney, FA, and Krigbaum, J. "Evolution of the earliest horses driven by climate change in the Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum." Science 335.6071 (2012): 959-962. Full Text

Maiolino, S, Boyer, DM, Bloch, JI, Gilbert, CC, and Groenke, J. "Evidence for a grooming claw in a north american adapiform primate: Implications for anthropoid origins." PLoS ONE 7.1 (2012). Full Text

Boyer, DM, Lipman, Y, St Clair, E, Puente, J, Patel, BA, Funkhouser, T, Jernvall, J, and Daubechies, I. "Algorithms to automatically quantify the geometric similarity of anatomical surfaces." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108.45 (November 8, 2011): 18221-18226. 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