Non-Human Primates


Nievergelt’s expertise in primatology and genetics have provided insights into the social and mating systems of primates such as the common marmoset and the Alaotran gentle lemur.

Her participation was essential in characterizing The Alaotran gentle lemur Hapalemur griseus alaotrensis, a critically endangered species found in the reed and papyrus beds around Lac Alaotra, Madagascar.

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