Publications

Peer-reviewed Journals

Mayor, P., Bowler, M. & Lopez-PlanaFunctional Morphology of the Female Genital Organs in the Peruvian Red Uakari Monkey (Cacajao Calvus Ucayalii). American Journal of Primatology 75(6): 545–554. Abstract

Bowler, M. Knogge, C., Heymann, E.W. & Zinner, D. 2012. Multilevel societies in New World primates? Flexibility may characterise the organisation of Peruvian red uakaris Cacajao calvus ucayalii. International Journal of Primatology.  Download PDF (319.4 KB)

Barnett, A.A., Boyle, S.A., Norconk, M.M., Bowler, M., Chism, J., Di Fiore, A., Fernandez-Duque, E., Guimarães, A.C.P., Harrison-Levine, A., Haugaasen, T., Lehman, S., Palminteri, S., Pinto, L., Port-Carvalho, M., Santos, R.R., Setz, E.Z.F., Rodrigues da Silva, L., Silva, S., Veiga, L.M., Vieira, T.M., Walker-Pacheco, S.E., Spironello, W.R., MacLarnon, A. & Ferrari, S.F. 2012. Terrestrial Activity in Pitheciines (Cacajao, Chiropotes and Pithecia). American Journal of Primatology.  75:1-22

Bowler, M. & Bodmer, R.E. 2011. Diet and Food Choice in Peruvian Red Uakaris (Cacajao calvus ucayalii): Selective or Opportunistic Seed Predation? International Journal of Primatology. 32:1109–1120. PDF

Bowler, M. & Bodmer, R. 2009. Social Behaviour in Fission-Fusion Groups of Red Uakari Monkeys (Cacajao calvus ucayalii). American Journal of Primatology. 71: 976-987. PDF

Bowler, M., Noriega, J., Recharte, M., Puertas, P.E. & Bodmer, R.E. 2008. Peruvian Red Uakari Monkeys (Cacajao Calvus Ucayalii) in the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve – A Range Extension Across a Major River Barrier. Neotropical Primates 16:34-37. PDF

Veiga, L.M., Bowler, M., Silva Jr., J.S., Queiroz, H.L., Boubli, J.-P. & Rylands, A.B. 2008. Cacajao calvus. In: IUCN 2008. 2008 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. <www.iucnredlist.org>. IUCN page for Cacajao calvus ucayalii

 

Peer-reviewed book chapters

Barnett, A.A., Bowler, M., Bezerra, B. & Defler, T.R. (in press). Ecology and behaviour of uacaris (genus Cacajao) In Barnett and Veiga eds. Evolutionary Biology and Conservation of Titis, Sakis and Uacaris. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, UK.

Barnett, A.A., E.Z. Setz, L.P. Pinto, A. Di Fiore, J. Vié & E. Fernandez-Duque & M. Bowler. (in press). Picky, Picky: The Bases for Diet Choice in Pitheciins. In Barnett and Veiga eds. Evolutionary Biology and Conservation of Titis, Sakis and Uacaris. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, UK.

Bowler, M., Queiroz, H., Bodmer, R.E. & Puertas, P.E. (in press). Communities and Uakaris: conservation initiatives in Peru and Brazil. In Barnett and Veiga eds. Evolutionary Biology and Conservation of Titis, Sakis and Uacaris. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, UK.

Bowler, M., C. Barton, S. McCann-Wood, P. Puertas & R. Bodmer. (in press). Annual variation in breeding success and changes in population density of Cacajao calvus ucayalii in the Lago Preto Conservation Concession, Peru. In Barnett and Veiga eds. Evolutionary Biology and Conservation of Titis, Sakis and Uacaris. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, UK.

Pinto, L.P., A.A. Barnett, B.M. Bezerra, M. Bowler, N.A. Cardoso, C. Caselli, M.J.O. Rodríguez, R.R. Santos, E.Z.F. Setz & L.M. Veiga. (in press). Why we know so little: the challenges of fieldwork on the Pitheciids. In Barnett and Veiga eds. Evolutionary Biology and Conservation of Titis, Sakis and Uacaris. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, UK.

Setz, E.Z., L.P. Pinto, M. Bowler & Vie, C. (in press). Pitheciines: Comparing use of time and space. In Barnett and Veiga eds. Evolutionary Biology and Conservation of Titis, Sakis and Uacaris. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, UK.

Veiga, L., M. Bowler, E.P. Cunningham, A. Di Fiore & E. Fernandez-Duque. (in press). Variability in Pithecine social organization. In Barnett and Veiga eds. Evolutionary Biology and Conservation of Titis, Sakis and Uacaris. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, UK.

 

Oral Presentations

Bowler, M. & N. Claidière. 2012. Temporal variation in Party Size in Peruvian Red Uakari Monkeys. In: The Socio-ecology of fission-fusion dynamics: Roots, current revival and prospects. XXIV Congress of the International Primatological Society, Mexico.

Bowler, M. 2011. The biology of the red-faced uakari monkey – new opportunities for pure research (translation from Spanish). Primatology in Peru: History, Current State and Perspectives”, Lima, Peru. [Invited Speaker]

Norconk M.A., L.M. Veiga, A.A. Barnett & M. Bowler. 2008. Dispersal patterns in pitheciines: Preliminary views and predictions. [Abstract] Int. J. Primatol.

Bowler, M., Queiroz, H., Bodmer, R.E. & Puertas, P.E. 2006. Uakaris for real: conservation initiatives in Peru and Brazil. [Abstract] Int. J. Primatol. 27 (Suppl 1).

Barnett, A.A., E.Z. Setz, L.P. Pinto, A. Di Fiore, J. Vié & E. Fernandez-Duque & M. Bowler. 2006. Picky, Picky: The Bases for Diet Choice in Pitheciins. [Abstract] Int. J. Primatol. 27 (Suppl 1).

Setz, E.Z., L.P. Pinto & M. Bowler. 2006. Pitheciines: Comparing use of time and space. [Abstract] Int. J. Primatol. 27 (Suppl 1).

Veiga, L., M. Bowler, E.P. Cunningham, A. Di Fiore & E. Fernandez-Duque. 2006. Variability in Pithecine social organization. [Abstract] Int. J. Primatol. 27 (Suppl 1).

Bowler, M. Ecologia y Conservacion del Huapo Rojo (Cacajao calvus ucayalii). 2004. VI Congreso Internacional sobre Manejo de Fauna Silvestre en la Amazonia y Latinoamérica 5 – 10 Septiembre 2004, Iquitos – Perú. [Presentation]

 

Conference Poster Presentations

Conga, D., Mayor, P. & Bowler, M. 2011. Intestinal helminths in a population of wild red uakari monkeys (Cacajao calvus) in the northeastern Peruvian Amazon (translation). Primatology in Peru: History, Current State and Perspectives”, Lima, Peru. [Poster]

Pérez-Peña, P.E., Bowler, M., Riveros, M., Antúnez, M., Mayor, P. & Montes D. 2011. A preliminary evaluation of the impact of logging concessions on populations of large and medium-bodied primate species in the Yavari-Mirin River Basin, Peru (translation). Primatology in Peru: History, Current State and Perspectives”, Lima, Peru. [Poster].

Pérez-Peña, P.E., Antúnez, M., Bowler, M., Riveros, M., Antúnez, M., Montes D. & Mayor, P., 2011. Primate population densities in the Yavari-Mirin River Basin, Peru (translation). Primatology in Peru: History, Current State and Perspectives”, Lima, Peru. [Poster]

Montes D., Mayor, P., Bowler, M., Pérez-Peña, P.E. & Antúnez, M. 2011. The frequency of hunting of primates in the native community of Nueva Esperanza, Río Yavarí, Loreto. Primatology in Peru: History, Current State and Perspectives”, Lima, Peru. [Poster]

Bowler, M. 2003. The ecology and conservation of the red uakari monkey Cacajao calvus ucayalii in the Yavari Valley of Peru. [Abstract] Primate Eye. 79. Pgs: 3-4.

 

Popular media

Bowler, M. 2009. Bald and Beautiful. Wildlife Conservation Magazine. Jan/Feb issue.

BBC Natural World, Animal Planet – Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom, CBC Nature’s Secrets. 2007. Uakari – Secrets of the English Monkey. Wildlife documentary about red uakari moneys. Scientific advisor off-screen and biologist-presenter on-screen. Gryphon Productions.

‘LIFE’ – BBC Natural History Unit. 2007. Wildlife documentary. Scientific advisor off-screen and sound recording.

Bowler, M. 2006. Gentlemen biologists prefer redheads, BBC Wildlife magazine. April issue. Edited version: ‘Red uakari: the world’s strangest-looking monkey’ at: http://www.discoverwildlife.com/animals/red-uakari-worlds-strangest-looking-monkey

Bowler, M. 2006. “Why the red face?” (In Danish) Illustreret Videnskab.

‘Serious Amazon’ – Children’s BBC. 2005. Wildlife documentary. Featured on-screen as a biologist and ‘uakari monkey expert’.