Kim Valenta

Kim Valenta

Assistant Research Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology

Overview

Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., University of Toronto (Canada) 2014

Valenta, K, and Lehman, SM. "Seed dispersal by mouse lemurs: Do Microcebus represent a unique frugivorous guild?." The Dwarf and Mouse Lemurs of Madagascar: Biology, Behavior and Conservation Biogeography of the Cheirogaleidae. April 7, 2016. 353-365. Full Text

Nevo, O, Valenta, K, Razafimandimby, D, Melin, AD, Ayasse, M, and Chapman, CA. "Frugivores and the evolution of fruit colour." Biology Letters 14.9 (September 26, 2018). Full Text

Valenta, K, Kalbitzer, U, Razafimandimby, D, Omeja, P, Ayasse, M, Chapman, CA, and Nevo, O. "The evolution of fruit colour: phylogeny, abiotic factors and the role of mutualists." Scientific Reports 8.1 (September 24, 2018): 14302-null. Full Text

Paim, FP, Valenta, K, Chapman, CA, Paglia, AP, and de Queiroz, HL. "Tree community structure reflects niche segregation of three parapatric squirrel monkey species (Saimiri spp.)." Primates; Journal of Primatology 59.4 (July 2018): 395-404. Full Text

Adamescu, GS, Plumptre, AJ, Abernethy, KA, Polansky, L, Bush, ER, Chapman, CA, Shoo, LP, Fayolle, A, Janmaat, KRL, Robbins, MM, Ndangalasi, HJ, Cordeiro, NJ, Gilby, IC, Wittig, RM, Breuer, T, Hockemba, MB-N, Sanz, CM, Morgan, DB, Pusey, AE, Mugerwa, B, Gilagiza, B, Tutin, C, Ewango, CEN, Sheil, D, Dimoto, E, Baya, F, Bujo, F, Ssali, F, Dikangadissi, J-T, Jeffery, K, Valenta, K, White, L, Masozera, M, Wilson, ML, Bitariho, R, Ndolo Ebika, ST, Gourlet-Fleury, S, Mulindahabi, F, and Beale, CM. "Annual cycles are the most common reproductive strategy in African tropical tree communities." Biotropica 50.3 (May 2018): 418-430. Full Text

Chapman, CA, Valenta, K, Bonnell, TR, Brown, KA, and Chapman, LJ. "Solar radiation and ENSO predict fruiting phenology patterns in a 15-year record from Kibale National Park, Uganda." Biotropica 50.3 (May 2018): 384-395. Full Text

Chapman, CA, Bortolamiol, S, Matsuda, I, Omeja, PA, Paim, FP, Reyna-Hurtado, R, Sengupta, R, and Valenta, K. "Primate population dynamics: variation in abundance over space and time." Biodiversity and Conservation 27.5 (April 2018): 1221-1238. Full Text

Nevo, O, Valenta, K, Tevlin, AG, Omeja, P, Styler, SA, Jackson, DJ, Chapman, CA, and Ayasse, M. "Fruit defence syndromes: the independent evolution of mechanical and chemical defences." Evolutionary Ecology 31.6 (December 2017): 913-923. Full Text

Valenta, K, Twinomugisha, D, Godfrey, K, Liu, C, Schoof, VAM, Goldberg, TL, and Chapman, CA. "Comparison of gastrointestinal parasite communities in vervet monkeys." Integrative Zoology 12.6 (November 2017): 512-520. Full Text

Farris, ZJ, Gerber, BD, Valenta, K, Rafaliarison, R, Razafimahaimodison, JC, Larney, E, Rajaonarivelo, T, Randriana, Z, Wright, PC, and Chapman, CA. "Threats to a rainforest carnivore community: A multi-year assessment of occupancy and co-occurrence in Madagascar." Biological Conservation 210 (June 2017): 116-124. Full Text

Chapman, CA, Corriveau, A, Schoof, VAM, Twinomugisha, D, and Valenta, K. "Long-term simian research sites: significance for theory and conservation." Journal of Mammalogy 98.3 (May 29, 2017): 652-660. Full Text

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