Equipe de Biologie Evolutive Humaine

Publications - Journaux scientifiques

Liste de tous les articles des membres actuels de l'équipe. Affichage par thème, auteur, année.

Sous presse

Poirotte C, Benhamou S, Mandjembe A, Willaume E, Kappeler PM, Charpentier MJE. Sous presse. Gastro-intestinal parasitism and recursive movements in free-ranging mandrills. Animal Behaviour.


Charpentier MJE, Harté M, Ngoubangoye B, Herbert A, Kappeler PM. 2017. Visual discrimination of kin in mandrills. Ethology, 123:251-259 pdf

Charpentier, M. J. E. Givalois, L. Faurie, C. Soghessa, O. Simon, F. Kappeler, P. M. 2017. Seasonal glucocorticoid production Correlates with a suite of small-magnitude environmental, demographic, and physiological effects in mandrills. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, :1-14 pdf

Nsi Akoue G, Mbading-Mbading W, Willaume E, Souza A, Mbatchi B, Charpentier MJE. 2017. Seasonal and individual predictors of diet in a free-ranging population of mandrills. Ethology, 123:600-613 pdf

Percher A, Merceron G, Nsi Akoue G, Galbany J, Romero A, Charpentier MJE. 2017. Dental Microwear Textural Analysis as an analytical tool to depict individual traits and reconstruct the diet of a primate. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, :1-16 pdf

Percher A, Romero A, Galbany J, Nsi Akoue G, Pérez-Pérez A, Charpentier MJE. 2017. Buccal dental-microwear and dietary ecology in a free-ranging population of mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx) from southern Gabon. PLoS ONE, 12:e0186870 pdf

Poirotte C, Massol F, Herbert A, Willaume E, Bomo PM, Kappeler PM, Charpentier MJE 2017. Mandrills use olfaction to socially avoid parasitized conspecifics. Science Advances, 3:e1601721 pdf

Pouillevet H, Dibakou S, Ngoubangoye B, Poirotte C, Charpentier MJE. 2017. A comparative study of four methods for the detection of nematodes eggs and large protozoan cysts in mandrill faecal material. Folia Primatologica, 88:344-357 pdf


Poirotte C, Basset D, Willaume E, Makaba F, Kappeler PM, Charpentier MJE. 2016. Environmental and individual determinants of parasite richness across seasons in a wild population of mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx). American Journal of Physical Anthropology , 159:442-456 pdf

Poirotte C, Kappeler PM, Ngoubangoye B, Bourgeois S, Moussodji M, Charpentier MJE. 2016. Morbid attraction to leopard urine in Toxoplasma-infected chimpanzees. Current Biology, 26:98-99 pdf


Brockmeyer T, Kappeler PM, Willaume E, Benoit L, Mboumba S, Charpentier MJE. 2015. Social organization and space use of a wild mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx) group. American Journal of Primatology , 77:1036-1048 pdf

Levréro F, Carrete-Vega G, Herbert A, Lawabi I, Courtiol A, Willaume E, Kappeler PM, Charpentier MJE. 2015. Social shaping of voices does not impair phenotype matching of kinship in mandrills. Nature Communications, 6:7609 pdf


Beaulieu M, Mboumba S, Willaume E, Kappeler PM, Charpentier MJE. 2014. The oxidative cost of unstable social dominance. Journal of Experimental Biology, 217:2629-2632 pdf

Benoit L, Mboumba S, Willaume S, Kappeler PM, Charpentier MJE. 2014. Using next-generation sequencing methods to isolate and characterize 24 simple sequence repeat loci in mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx). Conservation Genetics Resources, 6:903-905 pdf

Galbany J, Romero A, Mayo-Alesón M, Itsoma F, Gamarra B, Pérez-Pérez A, Willaume E, Kappeler PM, Charpentier MJE. 2014. Age-related tooth wear differs between forest and savanna primates. PlosOne, 9:e94938 pdf


Charpentier MJE, Drea CM. 2013. Victims of infanticide and conspecific bite wounding in a female-dominant primate: a long-term study. PlosOne , 8:e82830 pdf

Charpentier MJE, Mboumba S, Ditsoga C, Drea C. 2013. Nasopalatine ducts and flehmen behavior in the mandrill: Reevaluating olfactory communication in Old World Primates Olfactory communication. American Journal of Primatology, 75:703-714 pdf

Huchard E, Charpentier MJE, Marshall H, Knapp LA & Cowlishaw G. 2013. Paternal effects on access to resources in a promiscuous primate society. Behavioral Ecology, 24:229-236 pdf


Charpentier MJE, Barthes N, Proffit M, Bessière J-M, Grison C. 2012. Critical thinking in the chemical ecology of mammalian communication: Roadmap for future studies. Functional Ecology , 26:769-774 pdf

Charpentier MJE, Fontaine MC, Cherel E, Renoult JP, Jenkins T, Benoit L, Barthès N, Alberts SC, Tung J. 2012. Genetic structure in a dynamic baboon hybrid zone corroborates behavioral observations in a hybrid population. Molecular Ecology, 21:715-731 pdf

Charpentier MJE, Huchard E, Gimenez O, Sallé B, Kappeler PM, Renoult J. 2012. Distribution of affiliative behavior across kin classes and fitness consequences in mandrills. Ethology, 118:1198-1207 pdf

Tung J, Charpentier MJE, Mukherjee S, Altmann J, Alberts SC. 2012. Genetic effects on mating success and partner choice in a social mammal . American Naturalist, 180:113-129 pdf


Renoult JP, Schaefer HM, Sallé B, Charpentier MJE. 2011. The evolution of the multicoloured face of mandrills: insights from the perceptual space of colour vision. PlosOne, 6:e29117 pdf


Boulet M, Crawford JC, Charpentier MJE, Drea CM 2010. Honest olfactory ornamentation in a female-dominant primate. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 23:1558-1563 pdf

Charpentier MJE, Crawford JC, Boulet M, Drea CM. 2010. Message 'scent': lemurs detect the genetic relatedness and quality of conspecifics via olfactory cues. Animal Behaviour, 80:101-108 pdf

Setchell JM, Charpentier MJE, Abbott KM, Wickings EJ, Knapp LA. 2010. Opposites attract: MHC-associated mate choice in a polygynous primate. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 23:136-148 pdf

Starling AP, Charpentier MJE, Fitzpatrick C, Scordato ES, Drea CM. 2010. Seasonality, sociality, and reproduction: Long-term stressors of ring-tailed lemurs (Lemur catta). Hormones and Behavior , 57:76-85 pdf


Alvergne, A., Huchard, E., Caillaud, D., Charpentier, M.J.E., Setchell, J.M., Ruppli, C., Féjan, D., Martinez, L., Cowlishaw, G. & Raymond, M. 2009. Human ability to visually recognize kin within primates. International Journal of Primatology, 30:199-210 pdf

Boulet M*, Charpentier MJE*, Drea CM. 2009. Decoding an olfactory mechanism of kin recognition and inbreeding avoidance in a primate 9: 281. *equal contributions.. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 9:281 pdf

Huchard, E., Benavides, J., Setchell, J.M., Charpentier, M.J.E., Alvergne, A., King, A.J., Knapp, L.A., Cowlishaw, G. & Raymond, M. 2009. Studying shape in sexual signals: the case of primate sexual swellings. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 63:1231-1242 pdf

Setchell JM, Charpentier MJE, Abbott KM, Wickings EJ, Knapp LA. 2009. Is brightest best? Testing the Hamilton-Zuk hypothesis in mandrills. International Journal of Primatology, 30:825-844 pdf

Setchell JM, Charpentier MJE, Abbott KM, Wickings EJ, Knapp LA. 2009. Is brightest best? Testing the Hamilton-Zuk hypothesis in mandrills . International Journal of Primatology, 30:825-844 pdf


Charpentier MJE, Boulet M, Drea CM. 2008. Smelling right: the scent of male lemurs advertises genetic quality and relatedness . Molecular Ecology , 17:3225-3233 pdf

Charpentier MJE, Deubel D, Peignot P. 2008. Relatedness and social behaviors in Cercopithecus solatus. International Journal of Primatology, 29:487-495 pdf

Charpentier MJE, Prugnolle F, Gimenez O, Widdig A. 2008. Genetic heterozygosity and sociality in a primate species. Behavior Genetics, 38:151-158 pdf

Charpentier MJE, Tung J, Altmann J, Alberts SC. 2008. Age at maturity in wild baboons: genetic, environmental and demographic influences. Molecular Ecology, 17:2026-2040 pdf

Charpentier MJE, Van Horn RC, Altmann J, Alberts SC. 2008. Paternal effects on offspring fitness in a multimale society. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA , 105:1988-1992 pdf

Charpentier MJE, Williams CV, Drea CM. 2008. Inbreeding depression in ring-tailed lemurs (Lemur catta): genetic diversity predicts parasitism, immunocompetence, and survivorship. Conservation Genetics, 9:1605-1615 pdf

Jones, O.R. Gaillard, J.M. Tuljapurkar, S. Alho,J. S. Armitage,K. B. Becker,P.H. Bize, P. Brommer,J. Charmantier, A. Charpentier,M. Clutton-Brock,T. Dobson,F. S.Festa-Bianchet,M. Gustafsson, L. Jensen,H. Jones, C.G. Lillandt,B.G. McCleery,R. Merila, J. Neuhaus, P. Nicoll, M.A.C. Norris, K. Oli, M.K. Pemberton, J. Pietiainen,H. Ringsby,T. H. Roulin,A. Saether,B.E. Setchell,J. M. Ben C. Sheldon, P. M. Thompson, H. Weimerskirch, E. Wickings, J. Coulson, T. 2008. Senescence patterns determined by species ranking on the fast-slow life-history continuum. Ecology Letters, 11:664-673 pdf

Leigh SR, Setchell JM, Charpentier MJE, Knapp LA & Wickings EJ. 2008. Fitness and canine size in male mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx). Journal of Human Evolution, 55:75-85 pdf

Peignot P, Charpentier MJE, Bout N, Bourry O, Massima U, Dosimont O, Terramorsi R, Wickings EJ. 2008. The first release project of captive-bred mandrills, Mandrillus sphinx: Results of two-years' monitoring. Oryx, 42:122-131 pdf

Tung J, Charpentier MJE, Garfield DA, Alberts SC. 2008. Genetic evidence reveals temporal change in hybridization patterns in a wild baboon population. Molecular Ecology, 17:1998-2011 pdf


Charpentier MJE, Peignot P, Hossaert-McKey M, Wickings EJ. 2007. Kin discrimination in juvenile mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx). Animal Behaviour , 73:37-45 pdf

Charpentier MJE, Widdig A, Alberts SC. 2007. Inbreeding depression in primates: An historical review of methods used and empirical data. American Journal of Primatology, 69:1370-1386 pdf


Charpentier M, Setchell JM, Prugnolle F, Wickings EJ, Peignot P, Balloux F, Hossaert-McKey M. 2006. Life-history correlates of inbreeding depression in mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx). Molecular Ecology, 15:21-28 pdf

Setchell JM, Charpentier MJE, Bedjabaga IB, Reed P, Wickings EJ, Knapp LA. 2006. Secondary sexual characters and female quality in primates. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 61:305-315 pdf


Charpentier M, Hossaert-McKey M, Wickings EJ, Peignot P. 2005. Consequences of a one-male harem reproductive system and inbreeding in a captive group of Cercopithecus solatus . International Journal of Primatology, 26:695-708 pdf

Charpentier M, Peignot P, Hossaert-McKey M, Gimenez O, Setchell JM, Wickings EJ. 2005. Constraints on control: factors influencing reproductive success in male mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx). Behavioral Ecology, 16:614-623 pdf

Charpentier M, Setchell JM, Prugnolle F, Knapp L, Wickings EJ, Peignot P, Hossaert-McKey M. 2005. Genetic diversity and reproductive success and in mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 102:16723-16728 pdf

Prugnolle F, Manica A, Charpentier M, Guégan JF, Guernier V, Balloux F. 2005. Worldwide HLA diversity and pathogen-driven selection. Current Biology, 15:1022-1027 pdf

Setchell JM, Charpentier M, Wickings EJ. 2005. Mate-guarding and paternity in mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx): factors influencing monopolisation of females by the alpha male. Animal Behaviour, 70:1105-1120 pdf

Setchell JM, Charpentier M, Wickings EJ. 2005. Sexual selection and reproductive careers in mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 58:474-485 pdf


Charpentier M, Peignot P, Hossaert-McKey M, Wickings EJ. 2004. Changes in social interactions during adolescence in male mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx). American Journal of Primatology , 63:63-73 pdf

Beaulieu M, Benoit L, Abaga S, Kappeler PM, Charpentier MJE. 2017 . Mind the cell: Seasonal variation in telomere length mirrors changes in leukocyte profile. Molecular Ecology, 26:5603-5613 pdf