In Press/Submitted

Teichroeb JA & Vining AQ. In review. Navigation strategies in three nocturnal lemur species: diet predicts heuristic use and degree of exploratory behaviour. Animal Cognition.

Ramsay MS & Teichroeb JA. In review. Modern use of anecdotes in primatology: trends, anthropocentrism, and the hierarchy of knowledge. American Anthropologist.

Behie AM, Teichroeb JA & Malone N, editors. In press. Primate Research and Conservation in the Anthropocene. Cambridge University Press, UK.

Teichroeb JA, Bridgett GR, Corriveau A & Twinomugisha D. In press. The immediate impact of selective logging on Angolan colobus (Colobus angolensis ruwenzorii) at Lake Nabugabo, Uganda. In: Primate Research and Conservation in the Anthropocene, Behie AM, Teichroeb JA & Malone N, eds. Cambridge University Press, UK.


Teichroeb JA & Smeltzer EA. Vervet monkey (Chlorocebus pygerythrus) behavior in a multi-destination routes: evidence of planning when heuristics fail. PLoS One 15(5): e0198076. pdf

Arseneau-Robar TJM, Joyce MM, Stead SM & Teichroeb JA. Proximity and grooming patterns reveal opposite-sex bonding in Rwenzori Angolan colobus monkeys (Colobus angolensis ruwenzorii). Primates

Reyna-Hurtado RA, Teichroeb JA, Bonnell TR, Hernández-Sarabia RU, Vickers SM, Serio-Silva JC, Sicotte P & Chapman CA. Primates adjust movement strategies due to changing food availability. Behavioral Ecologypdf

Teichroeb JA & Sicotte P. Cascading competition: the seasonal strength of scramble influences between-group contest in a folivorous primate. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology


Teichroeb JA, Jack KM. Alpha male replacements in nonhuman primates: variability in processes, outcomes and terminology. American Journal of Primatology 79:e22674. pdf

Sicotte P, Teichroeb JA, Vayro JV, Fox SA & Wikberg EC. The influence of male takeovers on female dispersal in Colobus vellerosusAmerican Journal of Primatology 79:e22436. pdf

Teichroeb JA. Methodological suggestions for inferring fear from vigilance. Animal Sentience 15(6). Invited commentary on Beauchamp Fear & Vigilance

Teichroeb JA, Kumpan LT. Catarrhine sensory systems. In: Vonk J, Shackelford TK (eds) Encyclopedia of Animal Cognition and Behavior. Springer: New York. pdf

Teichroeb JA. Sacculated stomachs. In: Fuentes A (ed) International Encyclopedia of Primatology. John Wiley & Sons: New Jersey. pdf

Teichroeb JA. African colobines. In: Fuentes A (ed) International Encyclopedia of Primatology. John Wiley & Sons: New Jersey. pdf


Lee HC, Teichroeb JA. Consensus decision-making and distributed leadership in vervet monkeys: older females lead the group to forage. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 161:580-590. pdf

Chapman CA, Twinomugisha D, Teichroeb JA, Valenta K, Sengupta R, Sarkar D & Rothman JM. How do primates survive among humans? Mechanisms employed by vervet monkeys at Lake Nabugabo, Uganda. In: Ethnoprimatology, Primate Conservation in the 21st Century, Waller M, ed. Springer, New York. Pp. 77-94. pdf

Teichroeb JA. Profile for Pennant’s red colobus Piliocolobus pennantii. In: Rowe N, Myers M (eds) All the World’s Primates. Pogonias Press: Charleston, RI. p 157. pdf

Teichroeb JA. Profile for Lomami red colobus Piliocolobus parmientieri. In: Rowe N, Myers M (eds) All the World’s Primates. Pogonias Press: Charleston, RI. p 156. pdf

Teichroeb JA, Devreese L. Profile for Bouvier’s red colobus Piliocolobus bouvieri. In: Rowe N, Myers M (eds) All the World’s Primates. Pogonias Press: Charleston, RI. p 146. pdf

Teichroeb JA, Aguado WD. Foraging vervet monkeys optimize travel distance when alone but prioritize high-reward sites in competition. Animal Behaviour 115: 1-10. pdf


Teichroeb JA. Vervet monkeys use paths consistent with context-specific spatial movement heuristics. Ecology & Evolution 5: 4706-4716. pdf

Teichroeb JA, White MMJ & Chapman CA. Vervet monkey (Chlorocebus pygerythrus) intragroup spatial positioning: dominants trade-off predation risk for increased food acquisition. International Journal of Primatology 36: 154-176. pdf

Teichroeb JA. Orgasm (primates). In: Whelehan P, Bolin A. (eds.) The Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality. John Wiley & Sons: New Jersey. pdf

Teichroeb JA. Sexual periodicity. In: Whelehan P, Bolin A. (eds.) The Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality. John Wiley & Sons: New Jersey. pdf


Teichroeb JA & Chapman CA. Sensory information and associative cues used in food detection by wild vervet monkeys. Animal Cognition 17: 517-528. pdf


Teichroeb JA, Wikberg EC, Ting N & Sicotte P. Factors influencing male affiliation and coalition strength in a species with male dispersal and intense male-male competition, Colobus vellerosus. Behaviour 151: 1045-1066. pdf

Bonnell TR, Campenni M, Chapman CA, Gogarten JF, Reyna-Hurtado RA, Teichroeb JA, Wasserman MD, Sengupta R. Emergent group level navigation: an agent-based evaluation of movement patterns in a folivorous primate. PLOS One 8: e78264. pdf

Wikberg EC, Teichroeb JA, Badescu I & Sicotte P. Individualistic female hierarchies with varying strength in a highly folivorous population of black-and-white colobus. Behaviour 150: 293-320. pdf


Teichroeb JA, Wikberg EC, Badescu I, MacDonald LJ & Sicotte P. Infanticide risk and male quality influence optimal group composition for Colobus vellerosus. Behavioral Ecology 23: 1348-1359. pdf

Chapman CA & Teichroeb JA. What influences the size of groups in which primates choose to live? Nature Education.

Teichroeb JA, Holmes TD & Sicotte P. Use of sleeping trees in ursine colobus monkeys (Colobus vellerosus) indicates the importance of nearby food. Primates 53:  287-296. pdf

Baranga D, Basuta GI, Teichroeb JA & Chapman CA. Crop raiding patterns of solitary and social groups red-tailed monkeys on cocoa pods in Uganda. Tropical Conservation Science 5: 104-111. pdf

Teichroeb JA & Sicotte P. Cost-free vigilance during feeding in folivorous primates? Examining the effect of predation risk, scramble competition, and infanticide threat on vigilance in ursine colobus monkeys (Colobus vellerosus). Behavioral Ecology & Sociobiology 66: 453-466. pdf


Teichroeb JA, Wikberg EC & Sicotte P. Dispersal in male ursine colobus monkeys (Colobus vellerosus): influence of age, rank and contact with other groups on dispersal decisions. Behaviour 148: 765-793. pdf


Teichroeb JA & Sicotte P. The function of male agonistic displays in ursine colobus monkeys (Colobus vellerosus): male competition, female mate choice or sexual coercion? Ethology 116: 366-380. pdf


Teichroeb JA, Kutz SJ, Parkar U, Thompson RCA & Sicotte P. Ecology of the gastrointestinal parasites of Colobus vellerosus at Boabeng-Fiema, Ghana: possible anthropozoonotic transmission. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 140: 498-507. pdf

Teichroeb JA, Wikberg EC & Sicotte P. Female dispersal patterns in six groups of ursine colobus (Colobus vellerosus): infanticide avoidance is important Behaviour 146: 551-582. pdf

Teichroeb JA & Sicotte P. Test of the ecological constraints model on ursine colobus monkeys (Colobus vellerosus) in Ghana. American Journal of Primatology 71: 49-59. pdf


Teichroeb JA & Sicotte P. Social correlates of fecal testosterone in male ursine colobus monkeys (Colobus vellerosus): the effect of male competition in aseasonal breeders. Hormones and Behavior 54: 417-423. pdf

Teichroeb JA & Sicotte P. Infanticide in ursine colobus monkeys (Colobus vellerosus): new cases and a test of the existing hypotheses. Behaviour 145: 727-755. pdf

Brent LJN, Teichroeb JA & Sicotte P. Preliminary assessment of natal attraction and infant handling in wild Colobus vellerosus. American Journal of Primatology 70: 101-105. pdf

Campbell G, Teichroeb JA & Paterson JD. Distribution of diurnal primate species in Togo and Bénin. Folia Primatologica 79: 15-30. pdf


Sicotte P, Teichroeb JA & Saj T. 2007. Aspects of male competition in Colobus vellerosus: preliminary data on male and female loud-calling and infant deaths following a take-over. International Journal of Primatology 28: 627-636. pdf


Teichroeb JA, Marteinson S & Sicotte P. Individuals’ behaviours following dye-marking in wild black-and-white colobus (Colobus vellerosus). American Journal of Primatology 65: 197-203. pdf

Saj TL, Teichroeb JA & Sicotte P. The population status of the ursine colobus (Colobus vellerosus) at Boabeng-Fiema, Ghana. In: Paterson, J.D. and Wallis, J. (eds.), Commensalism and Conflict: The Human Primate Interface. American Society of Primatologists, Norman, OK. Pp. 350-375. pdf


Teichroeb JA, Saj TL Paterson JD & Sicotte P. Effect of group size on activity budgets of Colobus vellerosus in Ghana. International Journal of Primatology 24: 743-758. pdf


Teichroeb JA. A review of hand preferences in nonhuman primates: Some data from patas monkeys. Laboratory Primate Newsletter 38(1): 10-13.


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