The 87th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (2018)


Session 7. Primate Postcranial Functional Morphology and Locomotion. Contributed Podium Presentations. Chair: Emily R. Middleton

April 12, 2018 , Texas II/III Add to calendar
8:00 Add to calendar Inside Out: Intrinsic Determinants of Morphological Variation in the Developing Skeleton. Matthew J. Ravosa, Susan Coiner-Collier, Nathan E. Holton, Erin M. Franks, Alison M. Lemkuil, Elizabeth B. McGough.
8:15 Add to calendar Plastic and evolved responses to locomotor behavior in the morphology of the cranium. Faye McGechie, Kristina Aldridge, Scott A. Kelly, Theodore Garland, Kevin M. Middleton.
8:30 Add to calendar Assessing biomechanical hypotheses about hind-limb elongation in jumping Primates using Longshanks mice. Madison M. Bradley, Campbell P. Rolian.
8:45 Add to calendar Do trabecular properties signal a bipedal loading pattern in a rat model for the quadrupedal to bipedal transition?. Adam D. Foster, Rebecca W. Cook, Brianna Whithorn, Jaxon Vallely.
9:00 Add to calendar Gaits gone wild: spatiotemporal kinematics of tree squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis) in laboratory and free-ranging environments. Noah T. Dunham, Allison McNamara, Liza Shapiro, Jesse W. Young.
9:15 Add to calendar Capturing 3-D locomotor kinematics in wild mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei beringei). Kelly R. Ostrofsky, Nathan E. Thompson, Shannon C. McFarlin, Martha M. Robbins, Tara S. Stoinski, Sergio Almécija.
9:30 Add to calendar Relationship of hip and knee joint angles to leaping in two African colobine species. Taylor A. Polvadore, Ferdinand Ouoro, David J. Daegling, W. Scott McGraw.
9:45 Add to calendar Locomotor, phylogenetic, and allometric effects on anthropoid 3D pelvic anatomy. Emily R. Middleton, Scott D. Maddux, Carol V. Ward.
10:00 BREAK
10:30 Add to calendar It’s what’s on the inside that counts: a comparative analysis of innominate microarchitecture across primates, marsupials, rodents and treeshrews. Nicole M. Webb.
10:45 Add to calendar Intraspecific variation in limb bone strength in Pan troglodytes and Gorilla gorilla. Miranda N. Cosman, Stephen Schlecht, Karl Jepsen, Laura MacLatchy, Maureen Devlin.
11:00 Add to calendar Bone strength properties of the calcaneus and navicular in leaping galagids. Kristi L. Lewton, Biren A. Patel.
11:15 Add to calendar The role of substrate property in the development of degenerative joint disease in monkeys. Laura Baiges-Sotos, Pia Nystrom.
11:30 Add to calendar Using Machine Learning to predict locomotor behavior from femoral metaphyseal morphology in apes and humans. Peter A. Stamos, Zeresenay Alemseged, Abhijit J. Chaudhari, Timothy D. Weaver.
11:45 Add to calendar Manual joint size contributes to flexor muscle performance in suspensory taxa. Kristen R. Ramirez, Thomas C. Prang.