Information about Pet Lemurs
(publications in bold are those resulting from data collecting on this website)
Pet Lemurs in Madagascar
Reuter, K.E. & Schaefer, M.S. (2016) Captive Conditions of Pet Lemurs in Madagascar. Folia Primatologica. 87:48-63
Schaefer, M.S. & Reuter, K.E. (2016) Have You Seen a Pet Lemur? Using Online Surveys for Data Collection. The 85th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists. Poster.
Reuter, K.E. & Schaefer, M.S. (2016) Illegal Captive Lemurs in Madagascar: Comparing the Use of Online and In-Person Data Collection Methods. American Journal of Primatology. Available online.
Platt, J.R. (August 7 2015) Ring-tailed lemurs threatened by illegal pet trade. Scientific American. Available online.
Reuter, K.E., Gilles, H., Wills, A.R., Sewall, B.J. (2015) Live capture and ownership of pet lemurs in Madagascar: extent and conservation implications. Oryx. Available online.
LaFleur, M. (2014) Another endangered primate: threats to survival of wild ring-tailed lemurs. International Primatological Congress. Poster Presentation.
LaFleur, M. (December 18th 2013) Madagascar's most famous lemurs facing big threats. Mongabay.com. Available online.
Patel, E. & Duke Engage Undergraduate Students (2013) Short Report: Captive Lemurs in Sambava, SAVA, Madagascar. Duke University: Durham, N.C., USA.