Kenneth Earl Glander

Kenneth Earl Glander

Professor Emeritus of Evolutionary Anthropology

External address: 
130 Science Dr., 108 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Duke Box 90383, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 699-2995

Overview

Primate ecology and social organization: the interaction between feeding patterns and social structure; evolutionary development of optimal group size and composition; factors affecting short and long-term demographic changes in stable groups; primate use of regenerating forests.

Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., The University of Chicago 1975

  • M.A., The University of Chicago 1971

  • B.A., University of Texas, Austin 1969

Selected Grants

Feeding and Reproductive Strategies in Propithecus diadema edwardsi awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 1992 to 1993

The Ecology and Behavior of Mantled Howling Monkeys awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 1989 to 1992

Vocal Communication and Antipredator Behavior in Ringtailed (Lemur Catta) and Ruffed (Varecia Variegata) Lemurs awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 1989 to 1991

The Ecology and Behavior of Mantled Howling Monkeys awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 1989 to 1991

The Behavior and Ecology of Lemur Rubriventer and Lemur Falrus Rufus in Madagascar awarded by National Science Foundation (Co-Principal Investigator). 1988 to 1990

Pages

Scott Jr., Norman J., Paul Alan, et al. “Grouping Behavior and Sex Ratio in Mantled Howling Monkeys.” Proceedings of the Sixth International Congress of the International Primatological Society, edited by K. E. Chivers, D.J. and K. E. Lane-Petter, W., Academic Press, 1978, pp. 183–85. Open Access Copy

Glander, K. E. “Habitat description and resource utilization: A preliminary report on mantled howling monkey ecology.” Socioecology and Psychology of Primates, edited by Russell Tuttle, Mouton De Gruyter, 1975, pp. 37–57. Open Access Copy

Pages

Clayton, Jonathan B., et al. “Captivity humanizes the primate microbiome.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 113, no. 37, Sept. 2016, pp. 10376–81. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.1521835113. Full Text Open Access Copy

Wallace, Gregory L., et al. “A comparison of activity patterns for captive Propithecus tattersalli and Propithecus coquereli.Zoo Biology, vol. 35, no. 2, Mar. 2016, pp. 128–36. Epmc, doi:10.1002/zoo.21258. Full Text Open Access Copy

Spradley, Jackson P., et al. “Dust in the wind: How climate variables and volcanic dust affect rates of tooth wear in Central American howling monkeys.American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 159, no. 2, Feb. 2016, pp. 210–22. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajpa.22877. Full Text Open Access Copy

Barrickman, Nancy L., et al. “Testing parallel laser image scaling for remotely measuring body dimensions on mantled howling monkeys (Alouatta palliata).American Journal of Primatology, vol. 77, no. 8, Aug. 2015, pp. 823–32. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajp.22416. Full Text Open Access Copy

Thompson, Cynthia L., et al. “Body temperature and thermal environment in a generalized arboreal anthropoid, wild mantled howling monkeys (Alouatta palliata).American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 154, no. 1, May 2014, pp. 1–10. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajpa.22505. Full Text Open Access Copy

Rea, Mark S., et al. “Daily activity and light exposure levels for five species of lemurs at the Duke Lemur Center.American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 153, no. 1, Jan. 2014, pp. 68–77. Epmc, doi:10.1002/ajpa.22409. Full Text Open Access Copy

Orihuela, Gabriela, et al. “When top-down becomes bottom up: behaviour of hyperdense howler monkeys (Alouatta seniculus) trapped on a 0.6 ha island.Plos One, vol. 9, no. 4, Jan. 2014, p. e82197. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0082197. Full Text Open Access Copy

Vinyard, C. J., et al. “Methods for Studying the Ecological Physiology of Feeding in Free-Ranging Howlers (Alouatta palliata) at La Pacifica, Costa Rica.” International Journal of Primatology, vol. 33, no. 3, June 2012, pp. 611–31. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s10764-012-9579-2. Full Text Open Access Copy

Vinyard, Christopher J., et al. “Are we looking for loads in all the right places? New research directions for studying the masticatory apparatus of New World monkeys.Anat Rec (Hoboken), vol. 294, no. 12, Dec. 2011, pp. 2140–57. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/ar.21512. Full Text Open Access Copy

Clayton, Jonathan B., and Kenneth E. Glander. “Dietary choices by four captive slender lorises (Loris tardigradus) when presented with various insect life stages.Zoo Biology, vol. 30, no. 2, Mar. 2011, pp. 189–98. Epmc, doi:10.1002/zoo.20346. Full Text Open Access Copy

Pages

Corewyn, L. C., et al. “VARIATION IN MALE DOMINANCE RELATIONSHIPS IN TWO MULTIMALE GROUPS OF MANTLED HOWLERS (ALOUATTA PALLIATA) AT LA PACIFICA, COSTA RICA.” American Journal of Primatology, vol. 73, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2011, pp. 98–98.

Glander, Kenneth E., et al. “Thermal imaging and iButtons: a novel use of two technologies to quantify the daily thermal profiles of wild howlers (Alouatta palliata) and their habitats at La Pacifica, Costa Rica.American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 144, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2011, pp. 143–143.

Cunningham, Andrew J., et al. “Diet and the parallel evolution of increased salivary amylase expression in primates.American Journal of Physical Anthropology, WILEY-LISS, 2010, pp. 89–89.

Vinyard, Christopher J., et al. “A first look at jaw-muscle activity in free-ranging primates: The ecological physiology of feeding in howling monkeys (Alouatta palliata) at La Pacifica, Costa Rica.American Journal of Physical Anthropology, WILEY-LISS, 2010, pp. 236–236.

Teaford, M. F., and K. E. Glander. “Dental microwear and diet in a wild population of mantled howling monkeys (Alouatta palliata).” Adaptive Radiations of Neotropical Primates, edited by M. A. Norconk et al., PLENUM PRESS DIV PLENUM PUBLISHING CORP, 1996, pp. 433–49. Open Access Copy

Glander, Kenneth E. Average Body Weight for Mantled Howling Monkeys (Alouatta palliata): An Assessment of Average Values and Variability. Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 247–63. Crossref, doi:10.1007/0-387-25872-8_12. Full Text Open Access Copy

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