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- Kivell, Tracy, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of biogeography 2007 v.34 no.11 pp. 1962-1974
- Cercocebus galeritus; Cercopithecus; Colobus; Gorilla beringei; Gorilla gorilla; Macaca sylvanus; Pan paniscus; Piliocolobus; biogeography; cluster analysis; data collection; indigenous species; phylogeny; population density; reproductive behavior; risk; Democratic Republic of the Congo
- ... Phylogenetics has an important role in conservation biogeography. However, there are few data on the phylogenetic diversity of African primates. The phylogenetic diversity (PD) of a species is a measure of its taxonomic distinctness and can be estimated by looking at the phylogenetic relationships among taxa. Species-specific metrics on PD can then be used to determine conservation priorities at v ...