Publications

JOURNAL ARTICLES AND BOOK CHAPTERS

Sargis, EJ (accepted) Scandentia. In K de Queiroz, PD Cantino, and JA Gauthier (eds.), Phylonyms: A Companion to the PhyloCode, University of California Press: Berkeley.

Chester, SGB, and Sargis, EJ (accepted) Pan-Primates. In K de Queiroz, PD Cantino, and JA Gauthier (eds.), Phylonyms: A Companion to the PhyloCode, University of California Press: Berkeley.

Chester, SGB, Williamson, TE, Bloch, JI, Silcox, MT, and Sargis, EJ (2017) Oldest skeleton of a plesiadapiform provides additional evidence for an exclusively arboreal radiation of stem primates in the Paleocene. Royal Society Open Science 4: 170329.

Sargis, EJ, Woodman, N, Morningstar, NC, Bell, TN, and Olson, LE (2017) Skeletal variation and taxonomic boundaries among mainland and island populations of the common treeshrew (Mammalia: Scandentia: Tupaiidae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 120: 286-312.

Yu, A, Munshi-South, J, and Sargis, EJ (2017) Morphological differentiation in white-footed mouse (Mammalia: Rodentia: Cricetidae: Peromyscus leucopus) populations from the New York City metropolitan area. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 58: 3-16.

Federman, S, Dornburg, A, Daly, DC, Downie, A, Perry, GH, Yoder, AD, Sargis, EJ, Richard, AF, Donoghue, MJ, and Baden, AL (2016) Implications of lemuriform extinctions for the Malagasy flora. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113: 5041–5046.

Glass, JR, Davis, M, Walsh, TJ, Sargis, EJ, and Caccone, A (2016) Was frozen mammoth or giant ground sloth served for dinner at The Explorers Club? PLoS ONE 11: e0146825.

Manz, CL, Chester, SGB, Bloch, JI, Silcox, MT, and Sargis, EJ (2015) New partial skeletons of Paleocene Nyctitheriidae and evaluation of proposed euarchontan affinities. Biology Letters 11: 20140911.

Silcox, MT, Sargis, EJ, Bloch, JI, and Boyer, DM (2015) Primate origins and supraordinal relationships: morphological evidence. In W Henke and I Tattersall (eds.), Handbook of Paleoanthropology, Vol. 2: Primate Evolution and Human Origins, 2nd ed., Springer: Heidelberg, Germany, pp. 1053-1081.

Sargis, EJ, Campbell, KK, and Olson, LE (2014) Taxonomic boundaries and craniometric variation in the treeshrews (Scandentia, Tupaiidae) from the Palawan faunal region. Journal of Mammalian Evolution 21: 111-123.

Sargis, EJ, Woodman, N, Morningstar, NC, Reese, AT, and Olson, LE (2014) Island history affects faunal composition: the treeshrews (Mammalia: Scandentia: Tupaiidae) from the Mentawai and Batu Islands, Indonesia. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 111: 290-304.

Sargis, EJ, Woodman, N, Morningstar, NC, Reese, AT, and Olson, LE (2013) Morphological distinctiveness of Javan Tupaia hypochrysa (Scandentia, Tupaiidae). Journal of Mammalogy 94: 938-947.

Sargis, EJ, Woodman, N, Reese, AT, and Olson, LE (2013) Using hand proportions to test taxonomic boundaries within the Tupaia glis species complex (Scandentia, Tupaiidae). Journal of Mammalogy 94: 183-201. (Cover Article)

O’Leary, MA, Bloch, JI, Flynn, JJ, Gaudin, TJ, Giallombardo, A, Giannini, NP, Goldberg, SL, Kraatz, BP, Luo, Z-X, Meng, J, Ni, X, Novacek, MJ, Perini, FA, Randall, Z, Rougier, GW, Sargis, EJ, Silcox, MT, Simmons, NB, Spaulding, M, Velazco, PM, Weksler, M, Wible, JR, and Cirranello, AL (2013a) The placental mammal ancestor and the post-K-Pg radiation of placentals. Science 339: 662-667.

O’Leary, MA, Bloch, JI, Flynn, JJ, Gaudin, TJ, Giallombardo, A, Giannini, NP, Goldberg, SL, Kraatz, BP, Luo, Z-X, Meng, J, Ni, X, Novacek, MJ, Perini, FA, Randall, Z, Rougier, GW, Sargis, EJ, Silcox, MT, Simmons, NB, Spaulding, M, Velazco, PM, Weksler, M, Wible, JR, and Cirranello, AL (2013b) Response to comment on “the placental mammal ancestor and the post-K-Pg radiation of placentals.” Science 341: 613c.

Reese, AT, Lanier, HC, and Sargis, EJ (2013) Skeletal indicators of ecological specialization in pika (Mammalia, Ochotonidae). Journal of Morphology 274: 585-602. (Cover Article)

Chester, SGB, Sargis, EJ, Szalay, FS, Archibald, JD, and Averianov, AO (2012) Therian femora from the Late Cretaceous of Uzbekistan. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 57: 53-64.

Hart, JA, Detwiler, KM, Gilbert, CC, Burrell, AS, Fuller, JL, Emetshu, M, Hart, TB, Vosper, A, Sargis, EJ, Tosi, AJ (2012) Lesula: a new species of Cercopithecus monkey endemic to the Democratic Republic of Congo and implications for conservation of Congo’s Central Basin. PLoS ONE 7: e44271.

Gilbert, CC, Stanley, WT, Olson, LE, Davenport, TRB, and Sargis, EJ (2011) Morphological systematics of the kipunji (Rungwecebus kipunji) and the ontogenetic development of phylogenetically informative characters in the Papionini. Journal of Human Evolution 60: 731-745.

Lyson, TR, Bercovici, A, Chester, SGB, Sargis, EJ, Pearson, D, Joyce, WG (2011) Dinosaur extinction: closing the “3 m gap.” Biology Letters 7: 925-928.

Roberts, TE, Lanier, HC, Sargis, EJ, and Olson, LE (2011) Molecular phylogeny of treeshrews (Mammalia: Scandentia) and the timescale of diversification in Southeast Asia. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 60: 358-372.

Chester, SGB, Sargis, EJ, Szalay, FS, Archibald, JD, and Averianov, AO (2010) Mammalian distal humeri from the Late Cretaceous of Uzbekistan. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 55: 199-211.

Roberts, TE, Davenport, TRB, Hildebrandt, K, Jones, T, Stanley, WT, Sargis, EJ, and Olson, LE (2010) The biogeography of introgression in the critically endangered African monkey Rungwecebus kipunji. Biology Letters 6: 233-237.

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Roberts, TE, Sargis, EJ, and Olson, LE (2009) Networks, trees, and treeshrews: assessing support and identifying conflict with multiple loci and a problematic root. Systematic Biology 58: 257-270.

Salton, JA, and Sargis, EJ (2009) Evolutionary morphology of the Tenrecoidea (Mammalia) hindlimb skeleton. Journal of Morphology 270: 367-387.

Sargis, EJ, and Dagosto, M (2008) Preface. In EJ Sargis and M Dagosto (eds.), Mammalian Evolutionary Morphology: A Tribute to Frederick S. Szalay, Springer: Dordrecht, The Netherlands, pp. vii-x.

Sargis, EJ, Terranova, CJ, and Gebo, DL (2008) Evolutionary morphology of the guenon postcranium and its taxonomic implications. In EJ Sargis and M Dagosto (eds.), Mammalian Evolutionary Morphology: A Tribute to Frederick S. Szalay, Springer: Dordrecht, The Netherlands, pp. 361-372.

Olson, LE, Sargis, EJ, Stanley, WT, Hildebrandt, K, and Davenport, TRB (2008) Additional molecular evidence strongly supports the distinction between the recently described African primate Rungwecebus kipunji (Cercopithecidae, Papionini) and Lophocebus. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 48: 789-794.

Salton, JA, and Sargis, EJ (2008a) Evolutionary morphology of the Tenrecoidea (Mammalia) carpal complex. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 93: 267-288.

Salton, JA, and Sargis, EJ (2008b) Evolutionary morphology of the Tenrecoidea (Mammalia) forelimb skeleton. In EJ Sargis and M Dagosto (eds.), Mammalian Evolutionary Morphology: A Tribute to Frederick S. Szalay, Springer: Dordrecht, The Netherlands, pp. 51-71.

Sargis, EJ (2007) The postcranial morphology of Ptilocercus lowii (Scandentia, Tupaiidae) and its implications for primate supraordinal relationships. In MJ Ravosa and M Dagosto (eds.), Primate Origins: Adaptations and Evolution, Springer: New York, pp. 51-82.

Sargis, EJ, Boyer, DM, Bloch, JI, and Silcox, MT (2007) Evolution of pedal grasping in Primates. Journal of Human Evolution 53: 103-107.

Bloch, JI, Silcox, MT, Boyer, DM, and Sargis, EJ (2007) New Paleocene skeletons and the relationship of plesiadapiforms to crown-clade primates. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104: 1159-1164. (Cover Article)

Silcox, MT, Boyer, DM, Bloch, JI, and Sargis, EJ (2007) Revisiting the adaptive origins of primates (again). Journal of Human Evolution 53: 321-324.

Silcox, MT, Sargis, EJ, Bloch, JI, and Boyer, DM (2007) Primate origins and supraordinal relationships: morphological evidence. In W Henke and I Tattersall (eds.), Handbook of Paleoanthropology, Vol. 2: Primate Evolution and Human Origins, Springer-Verlag: Heidelberg, Germany, pp. 831-859.

Davenport, TRB, Stanley, WT, Sargis, EJ, De Luca, DW, Mpunga, NE, Machaga, SJ, Olson, LE (2006) A new genus of African monkey, Rungwecebus: morphology, ecology and molecular phylogenetics. Science 312: 1378-1381.

Shockey, BJ, Salas, R, Quispe, R, Flores, A, Sargis, EJ, Acosta, J, Pino, A, Jarica, NJ, and Urbina, M (2006) Discovery of Deseadan fossils in the Upper Moquegua Formation (late Oligocene-?early Miocene) of southern Peru. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26: 205-208.

Szalay, FS, and Sargis, EJ (2006) Cretaceous therian tarsals and the metatherian-eutherian dichotomy. Journal of Mammalian Evolution 13: 171-210.

Olson, LE, Sargis, EJ, and Martin, RD (2005) Intraordinal phylogenetics of treeshrews (Mammalia: Scandentia) based on evidence from the mitochondrial 12S rRNA gene. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 35: 656-673.

Silcox, MT, Bloch, JI, Sargis, EJ, and Boyer, DM (2005) Euarchonta (Dermoptera, Scandentia, Primates). In KD Rose and JD Archibald (eds.), The Rise of Placental Mammals: Origins and Relationships of the Major Extant Clades, Johns Hopkins University Press: Baltimore, MD, pp. 127-144.

Sargis, EJ (2004) New views on tree shrews: the role of tupaiids in primate supraordinal relationships. Evolutionary Anthropology 13: 56-66. (Cover Article)

Olson, LE, Sargis, EJ, and Martin, RD (2004) Phylogenetic relationships among treeshrews (Scandentia): a review and critique of the morphological evidence. Journal of Mammalian Evolution 11: 49-71.

Sargis, EJ (2002a) Primate origins nailed. Science 298: 1564-1565.

Sargis, EJ (2002b) Functional morphology of the forelimb of tupaiids (Mammalia, Scandentia) and its phylogenetic implications. Journal of Morphology 253: 10-42.

Sargis, EJ (2002c) Functional morphology of the hindlimb of tupaiids (Mammalia, Scandentia) and its phylogenetic implications. Journal of Morphology 254: 149-185.

Sargis, EJ (2002d) The postcranial morphology of Ptilocercus lowii (Scandentia, Tupaiidae): an analysis of primatomorphan and volitantian characters. Journal of Mammalian Evolution 9: 137-160.

Sargis, EJ (2002e) A multivariate analysis of the postcranium of tree shrews (Scandentia, Tupaiidae) and its taxonomic implications. Mammalia 66: 579-598.

Sargis, EJ (2001a) A preliminary qualitative analysis of the axial skeleton of tupaiids (Mammalia, Scandentia): functional morphology and phylogenetic implications. Journal of Zoology, London 253: 473-483.

Sargis, EJ (2001b) The grasping behaviour, locomotion and substrate use of the tree shrews Tupaia minor and T. tana (Mammalia, Scandentia). Journal of Zoology, London 253: 485-490.

Sargis, EJ (1999) Tree Shrews. In R Singer (ed.), Encyclopedia of Paleontology, pp. 1286-1287, Fitzroy Dearborn: Chicago. (PDF)

Stafford, BJ, and Sargis, EJ (1999) Bats. In R Singer (ed.), Encyclopedia of Paleontology, pp. 151-155, Fitzroy Dearborn: Chicago. (PDF)

Gebo, DL, and Sargis, EJ (1994) Terrestrial adaptations in the postcranial skeletons of guenons. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 93: 341-371.

MONOGRAPHS AND BOOK

Sargis, EJ, and Dagosto, M, eds. (2008) Mammalian Evolutionary Morphology: A Tribute to Frederick S. Szalay, Springer: Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 439 pp.

Szalay, FS, and Sargis, EJ (2001) Model-based analysis of postcranial osteology of marsupials from the Palaeocene of Itaboraí (Brazil) and the phylogenetics and biogeography of Metatheria. Geodiversitas 23: 139-302.

Delson, E, Terranova, CJ, Jungers, WL, Sargis, EJ, Jablonski, NG, and Dechow, PC (2000) Body mass in Cercopithecidae (Primates, Mammalia): Estimation and scaling in extinct and extant taxa. Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History 83: 1-159.

BOOK REVIEWS AND CALENDAR

Sargis, EJ (2017) Book review of Evolution of Gibbons and Siamang: Phylogeny, Morphology, and Cognition by UH Reichard, H Hirai, and C Barelli, Springer: New York, 364 pp. Choice 54: 1192 (April).

Sargis, EJ (2017) Book review of Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 6. Lagomorphs and Rodents I by DE Wilson, TE Lacher, and RA Mittermeier (eds.), Lynx Edicions: Barcelona, 988 pp. Choice 54: 995 (March).

Sargis, EJ (2017) Book review of The Evolution of the Primate Hand: Anatomical, Developmental, Functional, and Paleontological Evidence by TL Kivell, P Lemelin, BG Richmond, and D Schmitt, Springer: New York, 589 pp. Choice 54: 1039 (March).

Sargis, EJ (2016) Book review of A Brief History of South American Metatherians: Evolutionary Contexts and Intercontinental Dispersals by FJ Goin, MO Woodburne, AN Zimicz, GM Martin, and L Chornogubsky, Springer: Dordrecht, 237 pp. Choice 53: 1350 (May).

Sargis, EJ (2016) Book review of Taxonomy of Australian Mammals by S Jackson and C Groves, CSIRO Publishing: Clayton South VIC, 529 pp. Choice 53: 1043 (March).

Sargis, EJ (2015) Book review of Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 5. Monotremes and Marsupials by DE Wilson and RA Mittermeier (eds.), Lynx Edicions: Barcelona, 799 pp. Choice 53: 558 (December).

Sargis, EJ (2015) Book review of Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 4. Sea Mammals by DE Wilson and RA Mittermeier (eds.), Lynx Edicions: Barcelona, 614 pp. Choice 52: 952 (February).

Sargis, EJ (2014) Book review of A Field Guide to the Larger Mammals of Tanzania by C Foley, L Foley, A Lobora, D De Luca, M Msuha, T Davenport, and S Durant, Princeton University Press: Princeton, 320 pp. Choice 52: 478 (November).

Sargis, EJ (2014) Book review of The Monkey’s Voyage: How Improbable Journeys Shaped the History of Life by A de Queiroz, Basic Books: New York, 368 pp. Choice 51: 2212 (August).

Sargis, EJ (2014) Book review of Island Life by AR Wallace, University of Chicago Press: Chicago, 526 pp. Choice 51: 1033-1034 (February).

Sargis, EJ (2013) Book review of In Pursuit of Early Mammals by Z Kielan-Jaworowska, Indiana University Press: Bloomington, 253 pp. Choice 51: 671 (December).

Sargis, EJ (2013) Book review of Evolutionary Biology and Conservation of Titis, Sakis and Uacaris by LM Veiga, AA Barnett, SF Ferrari, and MA Norconk (eds.), Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, 397 pp. Choice 51: 490-491 (November).

Sargis, EJ (2013) Book review of Mammals of China by AT Smith and Y Xie (eds.), Princeton University Press: Princeton, 396 pp. Choice 51: 492 (November).

Sargis, EJ (2013) Book review of Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 3. Primates by RA Mittermeier, AB Rylands, and DE Wilson (eds.), Lynx Edicions: Barcelona, 951 pp. Choice 51: 230 (October).

Sargis, EJ (2013) Book review of The Natural History of Canadian Mammals by D Naughton, University of Toronto Press: Toronto, 784 pp. Choice 50: 2260 (August).

Sargis, EJ (2013) Book review of Gliding Mammals of the World by S Jackson, CSIRO Publishing: Collingwood VIC, 215 pp. Choice 50: 1655 (May).

Sargis, EJ (2013) Book review of Mammals of Africa, Volumes I-VI by J Kingdon, DCD Happold, TM Butynski, M Hoffmann, M Happold, and J Kalina (eds.), Bloomsbury Publishing: London, 3760 pp. Choice 50: 1404 (April).

Sargis, EJ (2013) Book review of Mammals of Montana, 2nd ed. by KR Foresman and AV Badyaev, Mountain Press Publishing Co.: Missoula, 429 pp. Choice 50: 903 (January).

Sargis, EJ (2012) Book review of South Asian Mammals: Their Diversity, Distribution, and Status by C Srinivasulu and B Srinivasulu, Springer: New York, 467 pp. Choice 50: 511 (November).

Sargis, EJ (2012) Book review of The SAGE Handbook of Biogeography by AC Millington, MA Blumler, and U Schickhoff (eds.), SAGE Publications: London, 598 pp. Choice 49: 2309 (August).

Sargis, EJ (2012) Book review of Ungulate Taxonomy by C Groves and P Grubb, Johns Hopkins University Press: Baltimore, 336 pp. Choice 49: 1678 (May).

Sargis, EJ (2012) Book review of Biodiversity Hotspots: Distribution and Protection of Conservation Priority Areas by FE Zachos and JC Habel (eds.), Springer: Heidelberg, 546 pp. Choice49: 1467 (April).

Sargis, EJ (2012) Book review of Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 2. Hoofed Mammals by DE Wilson and RA Mittermeier (eds.), Lynx Edicions: Barcelona, 886 pp. Choice 49: 1233 (March).

Sargis, EJ (2012) Book review of Choosing and Using Statistics: A Biologist’s Guide, 3rd Ed. by C Dytham, Wiley-Blackwell: West Sussex, UK, 320 pp. Choice 49: 1101 (February).

Sargis, EJ (2011) Book review of Extinction and Radiation: How the Fall of Dinosaurs Led to the Rise of Mammals by JD Archibald, Johns Hopkins University Press: Baltimore, 120 pp. Choice 48: 2129 (July).

Sargis, EJ (2011) Book review of Primate Locomotion: Linking Field and Laboratory Research by K D’Août and EE Vereecke (eds.), Springer: New York, 364 pp. Choice 48: 1945 (June).

Sargis, EJ (2011) Book review of Carnivoran Evolution: New Views on Phylogeny, Form and Function by A Goswami and A Friscia (eds.), Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, 506 pp. Choice 48: 1722 (May).

Sargis, EJ (2011) Book review of Evolution of Island Mammals: Adaptation and Extinction of Placental Mammals on Islands by A van der Geer, G Lyras, J de Vos, and M Dermitzakis, Wiley-Blackwell: West Sussex, UK, 479 pp. Choice 48: 1319 (March).

Sargis, EJ (2011) Book review of The Evolution of Exudativory in Primates by AM Burrows and LT Nash (eds.), Springer: New York, 303 pp. Choice 48: 1111 (February).

Sargis, EJ (2011) Book review of Mammals of Indiana: A Field Guide by JO Whitaker, Indiana University Press: Bloomington, 352 pp. Choice 48: 927-928 (January).

Sargis, EJ (2010) Book review of The Biology of Small Mammals by JF Merritt, Johns Hopkins University Press: Baltimore, 313 pp. Choice 47: 2354-2355 (August).

Sargis, EJ (2010) Book review of The Smallest Anthropoids: the Marmoset/Callimico Radiation by SM Ford, LM Porter, and LC Davis (eds.), Springer: New York, 486 pp. Choice 47: 1952 (June).

Sargis, EJ (text), and Bam, F (photographs) (2007) African Wildlife 2008 calendar. Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History.

Sargis, EJ, and Frost, SR (2004) Book review of The Primate Fossil Record by WC Hartwig (ed.), Cambridge University Press: New York, 530 pp. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 123: 296-298.

Swedell, L, and Sargis, EJ (2001) Everything you wanted to know about cercopithecoids and then some. Book review of Old World Monkeys by PF Whitehead and CJ Jolly (eds.), Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, 528 pp. American Journal of Primatology 55: 65-68.

ABSTRACTS AND PRESENTATIONS

Rivas, R, Gunnell, GF, Sargis, EJ, Yoder, AD, Perry, GH, Dornburg, A, and Federman, S (2017) Exploring the mode and tempo of Madagascar’s lemuriform radiation. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 64: 178. Presented at the Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists.

Sargis, EJ, Millien, V, Woodman, N, Morningstar, NC, Bell, TN, and Olson, LE (2016) Rule reversals: patterns of body size variation in the common treeshrew (Scandentia, Tupaiidae). Presented at the Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists.

Weaver, LN, Sargis, EJ, Wilson, GP, and Varricchio, DJ (2016) The first postcranial skeleton of Cimexomys judithae and implications for locomotor diversity in Late Cretaceous cimolodontan multituberculates. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 36 Supplement: 247. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Chester, SGB, Sargis, EJ, Bloch, JI, and Boyer, DM (2015) Partial skeleton of early Eocene Tinimomys graybulliensis (Primates, Micromomyidae) from the Clarks Fork Basin, Wyoming. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 60: 104. Presented at the Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists.

Davis, M, Glass, JR, Walsh, TJ, Sargis, EJ, and Caccone, A (2015) Was frozen mammoth or giant ground sloth served for dinner at The Explorers Club? Presented at the Meeting of the Geological Society of America.

Chester, SGB, Sargis, EJ, Cohron, CN, Hunter, JP, and Lyson, TR (2014) New species of Mimatuta (“Condylarthra,” Periptychidae) from the earliest Paleocene of Montana. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34 Supplement: 108. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Olson, LE, Scholten, KM, Woodman, N, and Sargis, EJ (2014) “The” treeshrew in biomedical research: an evolutionary reality check. Presented at the Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists.

Sargis, EJ, Woodman, N, Morningstar, NC, Reese, AT, and Olson, LE (2013) Morphological distinctiveness of Javan Tupaia hypochrysa (Scandentia, Tupaiidae). Presented at the Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists.

Chester, SGB, Sargis, EJ, Bloch, JI, and Boyer, DM (2013) Nearly complete skeleton of early Eocene Tinimomys graybulliensis (Primates, Micromomyidae). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 33 Supplement: 104. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Detwiler, KM, Hart, JA, Gilbert, CC, Burrell, AS, Fuller, JL, Emetshu, M, Hart, TB, Vosper, A, Sargis, EJ, Tosi, AJ (2013) Lesula: a remarkable new species of Cercopithecus monkey from Congo’s Central Basin. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 56: 111. Presented at the Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists.

Sargis, EJ, Roberts, TE, and Olson, LE (2012) Craniodental morphology of treeshrews (Scandentia, Tupaiidae) and a taxonomic re-assessment of Tupaia glis and T. moellendorffi. Presented at the Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists.

Reese, AT, Lanier, HC, and Sargis, EJ (2012) Skeletal indicators of ecological specialization in pika (Ochotona). Presented at the Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists and Received the ASM Undergraduate Student Research Award.

Bercovici, A, Vajda, V, Lyson, TR, Chester, SGB, Sargis, EJ, Pearson, DA, and Joyce, WG (2012) Terrestrial ecosystem collapse associated to the K-Pg boundary and dinosaur extinction: palynological evidences. Presented at the European Geosciences Union.

Sargis, EJ, Woodman, N, Reese, AT, and Olson, LE (2011) Hand proportions in treeshrews (Scandentia, Tupaiidae) and taxonomic boundaries within the Tupaia glis-belangeri species complex. Presented at the Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists.

Bercovici, A, Lyson, TR, Vajda, V, Chester, SGB, Sargis, EJ, Pearson, DA, and Joyce, WG (2011) Dinosaur extinction: no demise prior to the Chicxulub asteroid impact. Presented at the 2nd Wiman Meeting on Scandinavian-Baltic Palaeontology.

Chester, SGB, Bloch, JI, Sargis, EJ, Silcox, MT, and Williamson, TE (2011) Arboreality in palaechthonid plesiadapiforms (Mammalia, Primates): new evidence from a partial skeleton of early Paleocene Torrejonia wilsoni. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 31 Supplement: 87A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Dornburg, A, Townsend, J, Sargis, EJ, and Near, TJ (2011) Signal, noise, and molecular divergence time estimates. Integrative and Comparative Biology Supplement 51: e35. Presented at the Meeting of the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology.

Lyson, TR, Bercovici, A, Chester, SGB, Sargis, EJ, and Pearson, D (2011) Dinosaur extinction: closing the “three meter gap.” Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 31 Supplement: 148A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Bloch, JI, Silcox, MT, Boyer, DM, and Sargis, EJ (2010) The origin and evolution of the first primate radiation: new evidence from the fossil record. Presented at the Congress of the International Primatological Society.

Chester, SGB, Boyer, DM, Bloch, JI, Sargis, EJ, Jacobs, RL, and Patel, BA (2010) Hallucal metatarsal of euarchontan mammals. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 50: 80. Presented at the Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists.

Gilbert, CC, Stanley, WT, Olson, LE, Davenport, TRB, and Sargis, EJ (2010) Morphological systematics of the kipunji, Rungwecebus kipunji. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 50: 110. Presented at the Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists.

Roberts, TE, Sargis, EJ, and Olson, LE (2009) “Antique” DNA illuminates broad-scale geographic patterns in the Tupaia belangeri/Tupaia glis species group. Presented at the Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists.

Roberts, TE, Sargis, EJ, and Olson, LE (2009) “Antique” DNA illuminates broad-scale geographic patterns in the Tupaia belangeri/Tupaia glis species group. Presented at the Evolution Meeting.

Chester, SGB, Sargis, EJ, Szalay, FS, Archibald, JD, and Averianov, AO (2008) Therian femora from the Late Cretaceous of Uzbekistan. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 28 Supplement: 63A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Novacek, M and the AToL Mammal Morphology Team (2008) A team-based approach yields a new matrix of 4,500 morphological characters for mammalian phylogeny. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 28 Supplement: 121A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Roberts, TE, Sargis, EJ, and Olson, LE (2008) Multilocus systematics of treeshrews (Mammalia; Scandentia): concatenation, coalescence, or consensus? Presented at the Evolution Meeting.

Chester, SGB, Sargis, EJ, Szalay, FS, Archibald, JD, and Averianov, AO (2007) Functional analysis of mammalian humeri from the Late Cretaceous of Uzbekistan. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 27 Supplement: 58A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Olson, LE, Stanley, WT, Hildebrandt, K, Sargis, EJ, and Davenport, TRB (2007) Additional molecular data support the phylogenetic position and taxonomic status of Rungwecebus kipunji (Primates: Cercopithecidae). Presented at the Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists.

Salton, JA, and Sargis, EJ (2006) Evolutionary morphology of the postcranium in Afro-Malagasy Tenrecoidea (Mammalia). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26 Supplement: 118A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Sargis, EJ, Bloch, JI, Boyer, DM, and Silcox, MT (2005) Evolution of grasping in Euarchonta. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 25 Supplement: 109A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Sargis, EJ, Terranova, CJ, and Gebo, DL (2005) Multivariate analyses of guenon limbs and their taxonomic implications. Presented at the NYCEP Symposium on Monkeys: Old and New; CUNY Graduate Center and American Museum of Natural History, New York; October 28-30.

Bloch, JI, Silcox, MT, Boyer, DM, and Sargis, EJ (2004) New hypothesis of primate supraordinal relationships and its bearing on competing models of primate origins: a test from the fossil record. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 38: 64. Presented at the Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists.

Olson, LE, and Sargis, EJ (2004) Geographic variation in treeshrews: more new insights from old data. Presented at the Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists.

Olson, LE, Sargis, EJ, and Martin, RD (2003) Phylogeny of tree shrews (Scandentia, Tupaiidae): new insights from old and new data. Presented at the Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists.

Shockey, BJ, Salas, R, Sargis, EJ, Quispe, R, Flores, A, Acosta, J (2003) Moquegua: the first Deseadan SALMA (Late Oligocene) local fauna of Peru. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 23 Supplement: 97A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Szalay, FS, Sargis, EJ, Archibald, JD, and Averianov, AO (2003) Late Cretaceous therian postcranials from the Kyzylkum Desert, Uzbekistan: a preliminary assessment of taxonomic properties. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 23 Supplement: 103A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Bloch, JI, Silcox, MT, and Sargis, EJ (2002) Origin and relationships of Archonta (Mammalia, Eutheria): re-evaluation of Eudermoptera and Primatomorpha. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 22 Supplement: 37A. Presented in the Origin, Timing, and Relationships of Major Extant Placental Clades Symposium Honoring the Centennial of George Gaylord Simpson’s Birth, organized by JD Archibald and KD Rose, at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Sargis, EJ (2001a) The phylogenetic relationships of archontan mammals: postcranial evidence. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 21 Supplement: 97A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Sargis, EJ (2001b) The postcranial morphology of Ptilocercus lowii (Scandentia, Tupaiidae) and its implications for primate supraordinal relationships. Presented at the International Conference on Primate Origins and Adaptations: A Multidisciplinary Perspective; organized by MJ Ravosa and M Dagosto; Northwestern University Medical School and Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago; December 13-15.

Sargis, EJ (2000a) The postcranial morphology of Ptilocercus lowii (Scandentia, Tupaiidae) and its significance for the systematics of scandentians, primates, and other archontan mammals. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 30: 268-269. Presented at the Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists.

Sargis, EJ (2000b) The postcranium of Ptilocercus lowii and other archontans: an analysis of primatomorphan and volitantian characters. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 20 Supplement: 67A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Szalay, FS, Sargis, EJ, and Stafford, BJ (2000) Small marsupial glider from the Paleocene of Itaboraí, Brazil. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 20 Supplement: 73A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Sargis, EJ (1999) Video and digital imaging for analysis of small mammal behavior and morphology: preliminary investigations of the ecomorphology of tupaiids (Mammalia, Scandentia). Presented at the Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists.

Szalay, FS, and Sargis, EJ (1999) Paleocene marsupial postcranials from Itaboraí, Brazil: Model based analysis of adaptations, phylogeny, & biogeography. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 19 Supplement: 80A. Presented at the Meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

Delson, E, Terranova, CJ, Jungers, WL, and Sargis, EJ (1996) Estimating body weight via postcranial dimensions in extinct Cercopithecidae. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 22: 96. Presented at the Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists.

Terranova, CJ, Delson, E, Jungers, WL, and Sargis, EJ (1996) Body weight estimation of extant cercopithecids. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Supplement 22: 228. Presented at the Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists.