Strier, K.B., Primate Behavioral Ecology6th edition, Routledge (Taylor & Francis) 2021
Strier, K.B., Primate Behavioral Ecology5th edition, Routledge (Taylor & Francis) 2016
Mendes, S.L., Silva, M.P., Oliveira M.Z.T., Strier, K.B., O Muriqui: Símbolo da Mata Atlântica2nd edition, IPEMA–Instituto de Pesquisas da Mata Atlantica, Publicação do Programa Difusão da Biodiversidade, Projeto Muriqui do Espirito Santo, 2014
Strier, K.B., Primate Behavioral Ecology, 4th edition, Pearson/Prentice-Hall, 2010
Strier, K.B., Faces na Floresta, Preserve Muriqui (Brazilian edition of Faces in the Forest), 2007
Strier, K.B., Primate Behavioral Ecology, 3rd edition, Allyn & Bacon, 2006
Hailman, J., and Strier, K.B., Planning, Proposing, and Presenting Science Effectively: A guide for graduate students and researchers in the behavioral sciences and biology, 2nd edition, Cambridge University Press, 2006
Strier, K.B., Primate Behavioral Ecology, 2nd edition, Allyn & Bacon, 2003
Strier, K.B., Primate Behavioral Ecology, 1st edition, Allyn & Bacon, 2000
Strier, K.B., Faces in the Forest: The endangered muriqui monkey of Brazil, Harvard University Press (paperback), 1999
Hailman, J., and Strier, K.B., Planning, Proposing, and Presenting Science Effectively: A guide for graduate students and researchers in the behavioral sciences and biology, Cambridge University Press, 1997
Strier, K.B., Faces in the Forest: The endangered muriqui monkey of Brazil, Oxford University Press, 1992
  Strier, K.B. (Ed.), 2013. Primate Ethnographies, Pearson/Prentice-Hall.

Garber, P.A., Estrada, A., Bicca-Marques, J.C., Heymann, E.W., and Strier, K.B. 2009. South American Primates: Comparative Perspectives in the Study of Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation, Springer.


Kraus, J.B., Huang, Z-P., Li, Y-P., Cui, L-W., Wang, S-J., Li, J-F., Liu, F. Wang, Y., Strier, K.B. and Xiao, W.  Variation in monthly and seasonal elevation use impacts behavioral and dietary flexibility in Rhinopithecus bietiAmerican Journal of Primatology,

Eppley, T. M., Reuter, K. E., Sefczek, T. M., Tinsman, J., Santini, L., Hoeks, S., Andriantsaralaza, S., Shanee, S., Fiore, A. D., Setchell, J. M., Strier, K. B., Abanyam, P. A., Mutalib, A. H. A., Abwe, E., Ahmed, T., Ancrenaz, M., Andriantsimanarilafy, R. R., Ang, A., Aureli, F., … Mittermeier, R. A. Tropical field stations yield high conservation return on investment. Conservation Letters, e13007.


Chaves, P.B., Strier, K.B., and Di Fiore, A.  Paternity data reveal high MHC diversity among sires in a polygynandrous, egalitarian primateProceedings of the Royal Society B

Dinsmore, M.P., Anise, I.E., Ellis, R.J., Kraus, J., and Strier, K.B.  Appendix B, Primate Conservation  In Shook, B, Nelson, K, Aguilera, K, and Braff, L (Eds), Explorations, An Open Invitation to Biological Anthropology An Open Access Textbook, 2nd edition. https://pressbookscalstateedu/explorationsbioanth2/back-matter/appendix_b/

Ross, C. T., P. L. Hooper, J. E. Smith, A. V. Jaeggi, E. A. Smith, S. Gavrilets, F. t. Zohora, J. Ziker, D. Xygalatas, E. E. Wroblewski, B. Wood, B. Winterhalder, K. P. Willführ, A. K. Willard, K. Walker, C. von Rueden, E. Voland, C. Valeggia, B. Vaitla, S. Urlacher, M. Towner, C.-Y. Sum, L. S. Sugiyama, K. B. Strier, K. Starkweather, D. Major-Smith, M. Shenk, R. Sear, E. Seabright, R. Schacht, B. Scelza, S. Scaggs, J. Salerno, C. Revilla-Minaya, D. Redhead, A. Pusey, B. G. Purzycki, E. A. Power, A. Pisor, J. Pettay, S. Perry, A. E. Page, L. Pacheco-Cobos, K. Oths, S.-Y. Oh, D. Nolin, D. Nettle, C. Moya, A. B. Migliano, K. J. Mertens, R. A. McNamara, R. McElreath, S. Mattison, E. Massengill, F. Marlowe, F. Madimenos, S. Macfarlan, V. Lummaa, R. Lizarralde, R. Liu, M. A. Liebert, S. Lew-Levy, P. Leslie, J. Lanning, K. Kramer, J. Koster, H. S. Kaplan, B. Jamsranjav, A. M. Hurtado, K. Hill, B. Hewlett, S. Helle, T. Headland, J. Headland, M. Gurven, G. Grimalda, R. Greaves, C. D. Golden, I. Godoy, M. Gibson, C. E. Mouden, M. Dyble, P. Draper, S. Downey, A. L. DeMarco, H. E. Davis, S. Crabtree, C. Cortez, H. Colleran, E. Cohen, G. Clark, J. Clark, M. A. Caudell, C. E. Carminito, J. Bunce, A. Boyette, S. Bowles, T. Blumenfield, B. Beheim, S. Beckerman, Q. Atkinson, C. Apicella, N. Alam and M. B. Mulder. Reproductive inequality in humans and other mammals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences120(22): e2220124120. 

Anise, I.E., Ellis, R.J., Altekruse, J., and Strier, K.B.  Social networks predict group fission, with implications for management of northern muriquis (Brachyteles hypoxanthus)Primate Conservation 37,

Strier, K.B.  Primate behavior, social flexibility, and conservationIn Larsen, C. S. (Ed.), A Companion to Physical Anthropology, 2nd edition. Wiley-Blackwell, NY, pp. 300-313.

Vercillo, U.E., Morato, R. G., Cunha, A.A., Marco, P., Strier, K.B., Mittermeier, R.A., and Franco, J.L.A.  Action plans for species conservation are an important tool to meet global and national biodiversity targets – A study case in Brazil. Journal for Nature Conservation 71: 


Bezanson M, Strier, KB, Sussman RW. The atelinae: Behavior and ecology of spider monkeys (Ateles), howling monkeys (Alouatta), woolly monkeys (Lagothrix), and muriquis (Brachyteles). In Sussman RW Hart D, Colquhoun, I (eds) The Natural History of Primates, pp. 258-287. Lanham MD: Rowman and Littlefield

Eppley, TM, Hoeks S, Chapman CA, Ganzhorn JU, Hall K, Owen MA, Adams DB, Allgas N, Amato KR, Andriamahaihavana M, Aristizabal JF, Baden AL, Balestri M, Barnett AA, Bicca-Marques JC, Bowler M, Boyle SA, Brown M, Caillaud D, Calegaro-Marques C, Campbell CJ, Campera M, Campos FA, Cardoso TS, Carretero-Pinzón X, Champion J, Chaves ÓM, Chen-Kraus C, Colquhoun IC, Dean B, Dubrueil C, Ellis KM, Erhart EM, Evans KJE, Fedigan LM, Felton AM, Ferreira RG, Fichtel C, Fonseca ML, Fontes IP, Fortes VB, Fumian I, Gibson D, Guzzo GB, Hartwell KS, Heymann EW, Hilário RR, Holmes SM, Irwin MT, Johnson SE, Kappeler PM, Kelley EA, King T, Knogge C, Koch F, Kowalewski MM, Lange LR, Lauterbur ME, Louis EE Jr, Lutz MC, Martínez J, Melin AD, de Melo FR, Mihaminekena TH, Mogilewsky MS, Moreira LS, Moura LA, Muhle CB, Nagy-Reis MB, Norconk MA, Notman H, O’Mara MT, Ostner J, Patel ER, Pavelka MSM, Pinacho-Guendulain B, Porter LM, Pozo-Montuy G, Raboy BE, Rahalinarivo V, Raharinoro NA, Rakotomalala Z, Ramos-Fernández G, Rasamisoa DC, Ratsimbazafy J, Ravaloharimanitra M, Razafindramanana J, Razanaparany TP, Righini N, Robson NM, Gonçalves JDR, Sanamo J, Santacruz N, Sato H, Sauther ML, Scarry CJ, Serio-Silva JC, Shanee S, Lins PGAS, Smith AC, Smith Aguilar SE, Souza-Alves JP, Stavis VK, Steffens KJE, Stone AI, Strier KB, Suarez SA, Talebi M, Tecot SR, Tujague MP, Valenta K, Van Belle S, Vasey N, Wallace RB, Welch G, Wright PC, Donati G, and Santini L. Factors favoring transitions to terrestriality in primates of Madagascar and the Americas. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 119 (42): e2121105119,

Kraus, J. B., and Strier, K. B. 2022. Geography, climatic, and phylogenetic drivers of variation in colobine activity budgets. Primates 63:647–658. 

Possamai, C.B., de Melo, F.R., Mendes, SL., and Strier, K.B. 2022. Demographic changes in an Atlantic Forest primate community following a yellow fever outbreak. American Journal of Primatology.

Rodrigues, M.A., Kiiza, V., McLennan, M.R, Mendes, S.L, and Strier, K.B. 2022. Narratives of positionality in primatology: Foreign/range-country collaborative perspectives from Africa and South America.  International Journal of Primatology.

Campos, F.A. Altmann, J., Cords, M. Fedigan, L.M., Lawler, R., Lonsdorf, E.V., Stoinski, T.S., Strier, K. B., Bronikowski, A.M., Pusey, A. E. and Alberts, S. C. 2022.  Female reproductive aging in seven primate species: patterns and consequences.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 119 (2):e2117669119.

Freire Filho, R., Inforzato, I., Tabacow, F.P., Martins, W., Possamai, C.B., Ferras, D., Hack, R.O.E., Rocha, S., Slomp, D.V., Nery, M.S., Almeida, L., Fernandes, N., Alves, P.P.R., Mendes, S.L., Strier, K.B. 2022.Thanatology in the northern muriqui (Brachyteles hypoxanthus). Primates.


Strier, K.B. Editorial: The limits of resilience. Primates 62: 861-868.

Dinsmore, M.P., Strier, K.B., and Louis Jr., E. The influence of seasonality, anthropogenic disturbances, and cyclonic activity on the behavior of northern sportive lemurs (Lepilemur septentrionalis) at Montagne des Français, Madagascar. American Journal of Primatology. https://doi.org10.1002/ajp.23333

Strier, K.B., Melo, F.R., Mendes, S.L., Valença-Montenegro, M.N., Rylands, A.B., Mittermeier, R.A., and Jerusalinsky, L. Science, policy, and conservation Management for a Critically Endangered primate in the Atlantic Forest of Brazil. Frontiers in Conservation Science.

Colchero, F., Aburto, J.M., Archie, E.A., Boesch, C., Breuer, T., Campos, F. A., Collins, A., Conde, D.A., Cords, M., Crockford, C., Emery Thompson, M., Fedigan, L.M., Fichtel, C., Groenenberg, M., Hobaiter, C., Kappeler, P.M., Lawler, R.R., Lewis, R.J., Machanda, Z.P., Manguette, M.L., Muller, M.M., Packer, C., Parnell, R.J., Perry, S., Pusey, A.E., Robbins, M.M., Seyfarth, R.M., Silk, J.B., Staerk J., Stoinski, T.S., Stokes, E.J., Strier, K.B., Strum, S.C. Tung, J., Villavicencio, F., Wittig, R.M., Wrangham, R.W., Zuberbühler, K., Vaupel, J.W., and Alberts, S.C. The long lives of primates and the ‘invariant rate of ageing’ hypothesis. Nature Communications 12: 3666.

Reuter, K.E., Mittermeier, R.A., Schwitzer, C., McCabe, G., Rylands, A.B., Jerusalinsky, L., Konstant, W., Kerhoas, D., Ratsimbazafy, J., Strier, K.B., Webber, A.D., Williamson, E.A., and Wise, J. The 25 most endangered primates list: Impact on conservation fundraising and policy. In Freedman, E., Shipley Hiles, S., and Sachsman, D.B., eds., Communicating Endangered Species: Extinction, News and Public Policy. London, Routledge, pp. 101-115

Cavalcante, T., Strier, K.B., and Bicca-Marques, J.C. Degree of frugivory predicts rates of food-related agonism and within-group proximity in wild gray woolly monkeys (Lagothrix lagotricha cana). International Journal of Primatology 42: 533-547.

Nery, M.S., Pereira, R.P., Tabacow, F.P., Melo, F.R., Mendes, S.L., and Strier, K.B. Citizen Science for monitoring primates in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest: Preliminary results from a critical conservation tool. Primate Conservation 35.

Dinsmore, M.P., Strier, K.B., and Louis Jr., E. Anthropogenic Disturbances and Deforestation of Northern Sportive Lemur (Lepilemur septentrionalis) Habitat at Montagne des Français, Madagascar. Primate Conservation 35.

Tabacow, F.P., Nery, M.S., Melo, F.R., Ferreira, A.I.G., Lessa, G., and Strier, K.B. 2021. Demographic effects of the translocation of a female northern muriqui (Brachyteles hypoxanthus). Primate Conservation 35.

Zipple, M.N., Altmann, J., Campos, F.A., Cords, M. Fedigan, L.M., Lawler, R.R., Lonsdorf, E.V., Perry, S. Pusey, A.E., Stoinisky, T.S., Strier, K.B., and Alberts, S.A. Maternal death and offspring fitness in multiple wild primates. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 118 (1) e2015317118


Dinsmore, M.P., Anise, I.E., Ellis, R.J., Hardie, A.J., Kraus, J.B., and Strier, K.B. 2019. Primate Conservation. In Shook, B., Nelson, K., Aguilera, K., and Braff, A. (eds): Explorations: An Open Invitation to Biological Anthropology

Chaves, PB, Magnus, T, Jerusalinsky, L, Talebi, M, Strier, KB, Breves, P, Tabacow, F, Teixeira, RHF, Moreira, L., Hack, ROE, Milagres, A, Pissinatti, A, de Melo, FR, Pessutti, C, Mendes, SL, Margarido, TC, FAgundes, V, Di Fiore, A, and Bonatto, SL. Phylogeographic evidence for two species of muriqui (genus Brachyteles). Am J Primatol. 2019;e23066.

Strier, KB.  2019. Everything for the muriquis: reflections from a long-term field study on a critically endangered primate.  Boletim da Sociedade Brasileira de Mastozoologia, 85;117-127.

Lima, M., Mendes, S.L., and Strier, K.B. 2019. Habitat use in a population of the northern muriqui (Brachyteles hypoxanthus). International Journal of Primatology.

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Strier, K.B., Tabacow, F.P. Possamai, C.B., Ferreira, A.I.G., Nery, M., de Melo, F.R., and Mendes, S.L.  2018. Status of the northern muriqui in the time of yellow fever.  Primates (online 24 November 2018) Note: for on-line viewing, please use this link:

Strier K.B., Ziegler T.E. From the field to the lab: Muriqui endocrinology from a collaborative perspective. Am J Primatol. 2018;e22928.

Strier K.B. Primate social behavior. Am J Phys Anthropol. 2018;165:801–812. ajpa.23369


Strier K.B., Possamai C.B., Tabacow F.P., Pissinatti A, Lanna A.M., Rodrigues de Melo F., et al. Demographic monitoring of wild muriqui populations: Criteria for defining priority areas and monitoring intensity. PLoS ONE 12(12):

Campos, F.A., Morris, W.F., Alberts, S.C., Altmann, J., Brockman, D.K., Cords, M., Pusey, A., Stoinski, T.S., Strier, K.B. and Fedigan, L.M., Does climate variability influence the demography of wild primates? Evidence from long‐term life‐history data in seven species. Global Change Biology. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13754

Strier, K.B. What does variation in primate behavior mean? Yearbook of Physical Anthropology 162 (S63):4-14. DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.23143


Dinsmore, M.P., Louis Jr., E.E., Randriamahazomanana, D., Hachim, A., Zaonarivelo, J.R., and Strier, K.B. Variation in habitat and behavior of the northern sportive lemur (Lepilemur septentrionalis) at Montagne des Français, Madagascar. Primate Conservation 30: 73-88.

Colchero, F., Rau, R. Jones, O.R., Barthold, J.A., Conde, D.A., Lenart, A., Nemeth, L., Scheurerlein, A., Schoeley, J., Torres, C., Zarulli, V., Altmann, J., Brockman, D.K., Bronikowsky, A.M., Fedigan, L.M., Pusey, A.E., Stoinski, T.S., Strier, K.B., Baudisch, A., Alberts, S.C., and Vaupel, J.W. The emergence of longevous populations. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science USA doi:10.1073/pnas.1612191113

Winner of the 2016 Cozzarelli Prize for best paper in the Behavioral and Social Sciences from the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science.

Bronikowski, A.M., Cords, M., Alberts, S.C., Altmann, J., Brockman, D. K., Fedigan, L.M., Pusey, A., Stoinski, T., Strier, K.B., and Morris, W.F. 2016. Female and male life tables for seven wild primate species. Scientific Data 3:160006. DOI: 10.1038/sdata.2016.6

Machnicki, A.L., Spurlock, L.B. Strier, K.B., Reno, P.L., and Lovejoy, C. O. 2016. First steps of bipedality in hominids: evidence from the atelid and Proconsul pelvis. PeerJ 4:e1521. DOI: 10.7717/peerj.1521


Jung, L., Mourthé, I., Grelle, C.E.V., Strier, K.B., and Boubli, J.P. 2015. Effects of local habitat variation on the behavioral ecology of two sympatric groups of brown howler monkey (Alouatta clamitans). PLoS One 10(7): e0129789. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129789

Strier, K.B., Possamai, C.B., and Mendes, S.L. 2015. Dispersal patterns of female northern muriquis: Implications for social dynamics, life history, and conservation. In Furuichi, T., Aureli, F. and Yamagiwa, J. (eds): Dispersing Primate Females. Springer, Japan, pp. 3-22. DOI: 10.1007/978-4-431-55480-6_1

Lee, P.C. and Strier, K.B. 2015. Complexities of understanding female dispersal in primates. In Furuichi, T., Aureli, F. and Yamagiwa, J. (eds): Dispersing Primate Females. Springer, Japan, 215-230. DOI: 10.1007/978-4-431-55480-6_9


Chapman, C.A., DeLuycker, A., Reyna-Hurtado, R.A., Serio-Silva, J.C., Smith, T.B., Strier, K.B., and Goldberg, T.L. 2014. Safeguarding biodiversity: What is perceived as working according to the conservation community? Oryx. DOI: 10.1017/S0030605314000738

Strier, K.B., Lee, P.C., and Ives, A.R. 2014. Behavioral flexibility and the evolution of primate social states. PLoS ONE 9(12): e114099. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0114099

Strier, K.B. 2014. Northern muriqui monkeys: Behavior, demography, and conservation. In Yamagiwa, J. and Karczmarski, L. (eds): Primates and Cetaceans: Field Studies and Conservation of Complex Mammalian Societies. Primate Monographs, Springer, Japan, pp. 233-247. DOI: 10.1007/978-4-431-54523-1_12

Strier, K. B. 2014. The biological and cultural dimensions of field primatology. In Strier, K. B. (ed.): Primate Ethnographies. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education, Inc. pp. 2–10.

Tokuda, M., Boubli, J.P., Mourthé, I., Izar, P., Possamai, C.B. and Strier, K.B. 2014. Males follow females during fissioning of a group of northern muriquis. American Journal of Primatology 76:529-538. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.22244


Strier, K.B. 2013. Are observational field studies of primates really noninvasive? In MacClancy, J. and Fuentes, A. (eds): Ethics in the Field. Berghan, NY, pp. 67-83.

Alberts, S.C., Altmann, J., Brockman, D.K., Cords, M., Fedigan, L.M., Pusey, A.E., Stoinski, T.S. Strier, K.B., Morris, W.F., and Bronikowski, A.M. 2013. Reproductive aging patterns in primates reveal that humans are distinct. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science USA 110:13440-13445. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1311857110

Iurck, M.F., Nowak, M.G., Costa, L.C.M., Mendes, S.L., Ford, S.M., and Strier, K.B. 2013. Feeding and resting postures of wild northern muriquis (Brachyteles hypoxanthus). American Journal of Primatology 75:74-87. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.22085


Strier, K.B. and Ives, A.R. 2012. Unexpected demography in the recovery of an endangered primate population. PLoS One 7(9): e44407. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0044407

Van Belle, S., Estrada, A., Strier, K.B., and Di Fiore, A. 2012. Genetic structure and kinship patterns in a population of black howler monkeys, Alouatta pigra, at Palenque National Park, Mexico. American Journal of Primatology 74:948-957. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.22047

Tokuda, M., Boubli, J.P., Izar, P., and Strier, K.B. 2012. Social cliques in male northern muriquis (Brachyteles hypoxanthus). Current Zoology 58:342-352. DOI: 10.1093/czoolo/58.2.342

Strier, K.B. and Mendes, S.L. 2012. The northern muriqui (Brachyteles hypoxanthus): Lessons on behavioral plasticity and population dynamics from a critically endangered primate. In Kappeler, P. and Watts, D. (eds): Long-Term Studies of Primates. Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, pp. 125-140. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-22514-7_6


Boubli, J. P., Couto-Santos, F., and Strier, K.B. 2011. Structure and floristic composition of one of the last forest fragments containing the critically endangered northern muriqui (Brachyteles hypoxanthus, Primates). Ecotropica 17(2): 53-69.

Strier, K.B., Chaves, P.B., Mendes, S.L., Fagundes, V., and Di Fiore, A. 2011. Low paternity skew and the influence of maternal kin in an egalitarian, patrilocal primate. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science USA 108:18915-18919. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1116737108

Kaizer, M.C., Coli, A.Z., Mendes, S. L., and Strier, K.B. 2011. Interações de machos adultos e infantes em Brachyteles hypoxanthus (Kuhl 1820). In Miranda, J.M.D, and Hirano, Z.M.B. (eds): A Primatologia no Brasil 12. UFPR/Sociedade Brasileira de Primatologia, Curitiba, Paraná, pp. 206-220.

Strier, K.B. 2011. Social plasticity and demographic variation in primates. In Sussman, R.W. and Cloninger, C.R. (eds): The Origins and Nature of Cooperation and Altruism in Non-human and Human Primates. Springer, NY, pp. 179-192. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-9520-9_10

Chaves, P.B., Alvarenga, C.S., Possamai, C.B. Dias, L.G., Boubli, J.P. Strier, K.B., Mendes, S.L. and Fagundes, V. 2011. Genetic diversity and population history of a critically endangered primate, the northern muriqui (Brachyteles hypoxanthus). PLoS ONE 6(6): e20722.  DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0020722

Bronikowski, A.M., Altmann, J., Brockman, D.K., Cords, M., Fedigan, L.M., Pusey, A.E., Stoinski, T.S. Morris, W.F., Strier, K.B., and Alberts, S.C. 2011. Aging in the natural world: Comparative data reveal similar mortality patterns across primates. Science 331: 1325-1328. DOI: 10.1126/science.1201571

Van Belle, S., Estrada, A., and Strier, K.B. 2011. Insights into Social Relationships among Female Black Howler Monkeys, Alouatta pigra, at Palenque National Park, Mexico. Current Zoology 57(1):1-7. DOI: 10.1093/czoolo/57.1.1

Morris, W.F., Altmann, J., Brockman, D.K., Cords, M., Fedigan, L.M., Pusey, A.E., Stoinski, T.S., Bronikowski, A.M., Alberts, S.C., and Strier, K.B. 2011. Low demographic variability in wild primate populations: fitness impacts of variation, covariation, and serial correlation in vital rates. American Naturalist 177(1):E14-28 (Epub 30 Nov 2010). DOI: 10.1086/657443


Strier, K.B. 2010. Conservation. In Campbell, C.J., Fuentes, A.F., MacKinnon, K.C., Panger, M., Bearder, S., and Stumpf, R. (eds): Primates in Perspective, 2nd Edition, Oxford University Press, NY, pp. 664-675.

Strier, K.B., Altmann, J., Brockman, D.K., Bronikowski, A., Cords, M.,Fedigan, L.M. Lapp, H., Liu, Xianhua, Morris, W.F., Pusey, A.E., Stoinski, T.S., and Alberts, S.C. 2010. The Primate Life History Database: A unique shared ecological data resource. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 1: 199-210.

Strier, K.B. 2010. Primate sociality and behavior. In Larsen, C.S. (ed): A Companion to Physical Anthropology. Wiley-Blackwell, NY, pp. 243-257. DOI: 10.1002/9781444320039.ch14

Arnedo, L.F., Mendes, F.D.C., and Strier, K.B. 2010. Sex differences in vocal patterns in the northern muriqui (Brachyteles hypoxanthus). American Journal of Primatology 72: 122-128. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20761


Van Belle, S., Estrada, A., Ziegler, T.E., and Strier, K.B. 2009. Social and hormonal mechanisms underlying male reproductive strategies in black howler monkeys (Alouatta pigra). Hormones and Behavior 55:355-363. DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2009.08.006

Tabacow, F.P., Mendes, S.L., and Strier, K.B. 2009. Spread of a terrestrial tradition in an arboreal primate. American Anthropologist 111:238-249. DOI: 10.1111/j.1548-1433.2009.01116.

Strier, K.B. 2009. Seeing the forest through the seeds: Mechanisms of primate behavioral diversity from individuals to populations and beyond. Current Anthropology 50:213-228. DOI: 10.1086/592026

Van Belle, S., Estrada, A., Ziegler, T.E., and Strier, K.B. 2009. Sexual behavior across ovarian cycles in wild black howler monkeys (Alouatta pigra): Male mate guarding and female mate choice. American Journal of Primatology 71:153-164. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20635

Ziegler, T.E., Strier, K.B., and Van Belle, S. 2009. The Reproductive Ecology of South American Primates: Ecological Adaptations in Ovulation and Conception. In Garber, P.A., Estrada, A., Bicca-Marques, J.C., Heymann, E.W., and Strier, K.B. (eds): South American Primates: Comparative Perspectives in the Study of Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation. Springer, NY, pp. 191-210. DOI: 10.1007/978-0-387-78705-3_8

Strier, K.B. and Mendes, S.L. 2009. Long-term field studies of South American Primates. In Garber, P.A., Estrada, A., Bicca-Marques, J.C., Heymann, E.W., and Strier, K.B. (eds): South American Primates: Comparative Perspectives in the Study of Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation. Springer, NY, pp. 129-155. DOI: 10.1007/978-0-387-78705-3_6


Mourthé, I.M.C., Strier, K.B., and Boubli, J.P. 2008*. Seed predation of Mabea fistulifera (Euphorbiaceae) by northern muriquis (Brachyteles hypoxanthus). Neotropical Primates 15(2): 40-45. *Published in 2009. DOI: 10.1896/044.015.0202

Guedes, D., Young, R.J., and Strier, K.B. 2008. Energetic costs of reproduction in female northern muriquis, Brachyteles hypoxanthus (Primates: Platyrrinhi: Atelidae). Revista Brasileira de Zoologia 25:587-593. DOI: 10.1590/S0101-81752008000400002

Van Belle, S., Estrada, A., and Strier, K.B. 2008. Social relationships among male black howler monkeys (Alouatta pigra). International Journal of Primatology 29:1481-1498. DOI: 10.1007/s10764-008-9309-y

Strier, K.B. 2008. The effects of kin on primate life histories. Annual Review of Anthropology 37:21-36. DOI: 10.1146/annurev.anthro.37.081407.085218

Aureli, F., Schaffner, C.M., Boesch, C., Bearder, S.K., Call, J. Chapman, C.A., Connor, R., Di Fiore, A., Dunbar, R.I.M., Henzi, S.P., Holekamp, K., Korstjens, A.H., Layton, R., Lee, P., Lehmann, J., Manson, J.H., Ramos-Fernandez, G., Strier, K.B. and van Schaik, C.P. 2008. Fission-fusion dynamics: New research frameworks. Current Anthropology 49:627-654. DOI: 10.1086/586708

Fagundes, V. Paes, M.F., Chaves, P.B. Mendes, S.L., Possamai, C. B., Boubli, J.P., and Strier, K.B. 2008. Genetic structure in two northern muriqui populations (Brachyteles hypoxanthus, Primates, Atelidae) as inferred from fecal DNA. Genetics and Molecular Biololgy 30(1):166-171. DOI: 10.1590/S1415-47572008000100028

Tolentino, K., Roper, J.J., Passos, F.C., and Strier, K.B. 2008.  Mother-offspring associations in northern muriquis, Brachyteles hypoxanthus. American Journal of Primatology 70:301-305. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20488


Possamai, C.B., Young, R.J., Mendes, S.L., and Strier, K.B. 2007. Socio-sexual behavior of female northern muriquis (Brachyteles hypoxanthus). American Journal of Primatology 69:766-776. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20399

Mourthe, I.M.C., Guedes, D., Fidelis, J., Boubli, J.P., Mendes, S.L, and Strier, K.B. 2007. Ground use by northern muriquis (Brachyteles hypoxanthus). American Journal of Primatology 69:706-712. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20405


Strier, K.B. and Boubli, J.P. 2006. A history of long-term research and conservation of northern muriquis (Brachyteles hypoxanthus) at the Estação Biológica de Caratinga/RPPN-FMA. Primate Conservation 20:53-63. DOI: 10.1896/0898-6207.20.1.53

Strier, K.B., Boubli, J.P., Possamai, C.B., and Mendes, S.L. 2006. Population demography of northern muriquis (Brachyteles hypoxanthus) at the Estação Biológica de Caratinga/Reserva Particular do Patrimônio Natural-Feliciano Miguel Abdala, Minas Gerasi, Brazil. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 130:227-237. DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.20366

2005 & earlier

Strier, K.B. and Ziegler, T.E. 2005. Introduction: Advances in Field-Based Behavioral Endocrinology. American Journal of Primatology 67:1-4. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20165

Strier, K.B. and Ziegler, T.E. 2005. Variation in the resumption of cycling and conception by fecal androgen and estradiol levels in female muriquis (Brachyteles hypoxanthus). American Journal of Primatology 67: 69-81. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.20170

Santos, S.M.C., Nogueira, C.P., Carvalho, A.R.D., and Strier, K.B. 2004. Levantamento coproparasitologico em muriqui (Brachyteles arachnoides hypoxanthus). In Mendes, S.L. and Chiarello, A.G. (eds): A Primatologia no Brasil-8, IPEMA/Sociedade Brasileiro de Primatologia, Vitoria, Espirito Santo, pp. 327-332. DOI: 10.1590/S0001-37652004000200032

Carvalho Jr, O., Ferrari, S.F., and Strier, K.B. 2004. Diet of a muriqui group (Brachyteles arachnoides) in continuous primary forest. Primates 45:201-204. DOI: 10.1007/s10329-004-0079-7

Strier, K.B. 2004. The impact of patrilineal kinship on behavior. In Chapais, B. and Berman, C. (eds): Kinship and Behavior in Primates, Oxford University Press, NY, pp. 177-199.

Martins, W.P. and Strier, K.B. 2004. Age at first reproduction in philopatric female muriquis (Brachyteles arachnoides hypoxanthus). Primates 45:63-67. DOI: 10.1007/s10329-003-0057-5

Strier, K.B. 2003. Primatology comes of age: 2002 AAPA Luncheon Address: Primatology Comes of Age. Yearbook of Physical Anthropology 122:2-13. DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.10383

Strier, K.B., Lynch, J.W., and Ziegler, T.E. 2003. Hormonal changes during the mating and conception seasons of wild northern muriquis (Brachyteles arachnoides hypoxanthus). American Journal of Primatology 61:85-99. DOI: 10.1002/ajp.10109

Strier, K.B. 2002. Foreword to Primates Face to Face, edited by A. Fuentes and L. Wolfe, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp.v-vi.

Fonseca, G.A.B. and Strier, K.B. 1998. Brachyteles arachnoides (E. Geoffroy, 1806). In Livro Vermhelho das Espécies Ameaçadas de Extinção da Fauna de Minas Gerais (A.B.M. Machado, A.B.M., G.A.B. Fonseca, R.M. Machado, S. Aguiar, and L.V. Lins, eds.). Fundação Biodiversitas, Belo Horizonte, Brasil, pp. 93-97.

Marks, J. and Strier, K.B. 1994. Anthropology. In The Encyclopedia of the Environment (R.A. Eblen and W.R. Eblen, eds.). Houghton Mifflin Company, New York, pp.19-23.

Mittermeier, R.A., Valle, C.M.C., Alves, M.C., Santos, I.B., Pinto, C.A.M., Strier, K.B., Young, A.L., Veado, E.M., Constable, I.D., Paccagnella, S.G., and Lemos de Sá, R.M. 1987. Current distribution of the muriqui in the Atlantic forest region of eastern Brazil. Primate Conservation 8:143-149.