Recent Publications

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Cortés-Ortiz, L., Roos, C., & Zinner, D. (2019). Introduction to Special Issue on Primate Hybridization and Hybrid Zones. International Journal of Primatology, 40(1), 1-8.

 

Cortés-Ortiz, L., Nidiffer, M. D., Hermida-Lagunes, J., García-Orduña, F., Rangel-Negrín, A., Kitchen, D. M., Bergman, T.J., Dias, P.A.& Canales-Espinosa, D. (2019). Reduced introgression of sex chromosome markers in the Mexican howler monkey (Alouatta palliata× A. pigra) hybrid zone. International Journal of Primatology, 40(1), 114-131.

 

Kitchen, D. M., Bergman, T. J., Dias, P. A., Ho, L., Canales-Espinosa, D., & Cortés-Ortiz, L. (2019). Temporal but not acoustic plasticity in hybrid howler monkey (Alouatta palliata× A. pigra) loud calls. International Journal of Primatology, 40(1), 132-152.

 

Ackermann, R. R., Arnold, M., Baiz, M., Cahill, J. A., Cortés-Ortiz, L., Evans, B. J., … & CJ Malukiewicz, P. (2018). Hybridization in human evolution: insights from other organisms. AfricArXiv. https://doi.org/10.31730/osf.io/y3bp7

 

Baiz, M. D., Tucker, P. K., & Cortés‐Ortiz, L. (2018). Multiple forms of selection shape reproductive isolation in a primate hybrid zone. Molecular Ecology. 28(5), 1056-1069.

 

Kitchen, D. M., Cortés‐Ortiz, L., Dias, P. A., Canales‐Espinosa, D., & Bergman, T. J. (2018). Alouatta pigra males ignore A. palliata loud calls: A case of failed rival recognition?. American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 166(2), 433-441.

 

Cortés‐Ortiz, L. (2017). Hybridization and hybrid zones. The International Encyclopedia of Primatology, 1-5.

 

Bergman, T. J., Cortés‐Ortiz, L., Dias, P. A., Ho, L., Adams, D., Canales‐Espinosa, D., & Kitchen, D. M. (2016). Striking differences in the loud calls of howler monkey sister species (Alouatta pigra and A. palliata). American Journal of Primatology, 78(7), 755-766.

 

Alfaro, J. W. L., Cortes-Ortiz, L., Di Fiore, A., & Boubli, J. P. (2015). Neotropical primate biogeography: A synthesis. American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 156, 208-208.

 

Alfaro, J. W. L., Cortés-Ortiz, L., Di Fiore, A., & Boubli, J. P. (2015). Comparative biogeography of Neotropical primates. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 82, 518-529.

 

Di Fiore, A., Chaves, P. B., Cornejo, F. M., Schmitt, C. A., Shanee, S., Cortes-Ortiz, L., Fagundes, V., Roos, C. & Pacheco, V. (2015). The rise and fall of a genus: Complete mtDNA genomes shed light on the phylogenetic position of yellow-tailed woolly monkeys, Lagothrix flavicauda, and on the evolutionary history of the family Atelidae (Primates: Platyrrhini). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 82, 495-510.

 

Kitchen, D. M., Bergman, T. J., Schwartz, J. W., Dias, P. A., Canales-Espinosa, D., & Cortes-Ortiz, L. (2015). Hybrid howler monkeys discriminate phenotypes based on acoustic features but not temporal patterns of loud calls. American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 156, 189-189.

 

Kowalewski, M. M., Garber, P. A., Cortés-Ortiz, L., Urbani, B., & Youlatos, D. (2015). Howler Monkeys. Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation. New York: Springer

 

Kowalewski MM, Garber PA, Cortés-Ortiz L, Urbani B, Youlatos D. (2015). Howler Monkeys. Adaptive Radiation, Systematics, and Morphology. New York: Springer

 

Morales-Jimenez, A. L., Cortés-Ortiz, L., & Di Fiore, A. (2015). Phylogenetic relationships of Mesoamerican spider monkeys (Ateles geoffroyi): Molecular evidence suggests the need for a revised taxonomy. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 82, 484-494.

 

Nidiffer, M. D., & Cortés‐Ortiz, L. (2015). Intragroup genetic relatedness in two howler monkey species (Alouatta pigra and A. palliata): Implications for understanding social systems and dispersal. American Journal of Primatology, 77(12), 1333-1345.

 

Dunn, J. C., Shedden-González, A., Cristóbal-Azkarate, J., Cortés-Ortiz, L., Rodríguez-Luna, E., & Knapp, L. A. (2014). Limited genetic diversity in the critically endangered Mexican howler monkey (Alouatta palliata mexicana) in the Selva Zoque, Mexico. Primates, 55(2), 155-160.

 

Ho L, Cortes-Ortiz L, Dias PAD, Canales-Espinosa D, Kitchen DM, Bergman TJ. 2014. Effect of ancestry on behavioral variation in two species of howler monkeys (Alouatta pigra and A. palliata) and their hybrids. American Journal of Primatology. 76, 855–67.