The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Hadropithecus stenognathus von Liburnau, 1899

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Pithecodon sikorae von Liburnau, 1900

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Holocene

 

Distribution

Madagascar

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Alcover, Josep Antoni et al. (1998). Mammal Species of the World: Additional Data on Insular Mammals. American Museum Novitates 3248, 29 pp., 1 table.

Burney, D.A., L.P. Burney, L.R. Godfrey, W.L. Jungers, S.M. Goodman, H.T. Wright and A.J.T. Jull. (2004). A chronology for late Prehistoric Madagascar. Journal of Human Evolution 47: 25-63.

D.A. Burney, N. Vasey, L.R. Godfrey, Ramilisonina, W.L. Jungers, M. Ramarolahy, and L. Raharivony. (2008). New Findings at Andrahomana Cave, Southeastern Madagascar. Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 70(1): 13-24.

Godfrey LR, Jungers WL, Wunderlich RE, Richmond BG. (1997). Reappraisal of the postcranium of Hadropithecus (Primates, Indrioidea). American Journal of Physical Anthropology 103(4) :529-556. [Abstract]

Godfrey, L.R.; Jungers, W.L.; Burney, D.A.; Vasey, N.; Ramilisonina, S.J.; Wheeler, W.; Lemelin, P.; Shapiro, L.J. et al. (2006). New discoveries of skeletal elements of Hadropithecus stenognathus from Andrahomana Cave, southeastern Madagascar. Journal of Human Evolution 51(4): 395-410. [Abstract]

Godfrey, Laurie R. et al. (2005). New Insights into Old Lemurs: The Trophic Adaptations of the Archaeolemuridae. International Journal of Primatology 26(4): 825-854.

Jolly, C. (1970). Hadropithecus, a lemuroid small-object feeder. Man 5: 525–529.

Lamberton, C. (1938). Contribution à la connaissance de la faune subfossile de Madagascar. Note III: Les hadropithèques.Bull. Acad. malgache 20(1937): 127–170.

Lemelin P, Hamrick MW, Richmond BG, Godfrey LR, Jungers WL, Burney DA. (2008). New hand bones of Hadropithecus stenognathus: Implications for the paleobiology of the Archaeolemuridae. Journal of Human Evolution 54(3): 405-413. [Abstract]

Lorenz von Liburnau, L. (1902). Über Hadropithecus stenognathus Lz., nebst Bemerkungen zu einigen anderen ausgestorbenen Primaten von Madagaskar. Denkschriften der kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, mathematisch-naturwissenschaftliche Klasse, Wien 72: 243-254.

Orlando, Ludovic et al. (2008). DNA from extinct giant lemurs links archaeolemurids to extant indriids. BMC Evolutionary Biology 8: 121.

Rafferty, K. L., Teaford, M. F. and Jungers, W. L. (2002). Molar microwear of subfossil lemurs: improving the resolution of dietary inferences. Journal of Human Evolution 43: 645-657.

Ryan, T.M.; Burney, D.A.; Godfrey, L.R.; Göhlich, U.B.; Jungers, W.L.; Vasey, N.; Ramilisonina; Walker, A. et al. (2008). A reconstruction of the Vienna skull of Hadropithecus stenognathus. PNAS 105(31): 10699-10702.

 

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