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Book Chapters

Herries AIR; Pickering R; Adams JW; Curnoe D; Warr G; Latham A; Shaw J, 2013, 'A multi-disciplinary perspective on the age of Australopithecus in southern Africa', in Reed KE; Fleagle JG; Leakey RE (ed.), Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology, edn. 9789400759183, Springer, Stony Brook, NY, pp. 21 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-5919-0_3

Curnoe D, 2010, 'Human variation: The major unifying theme of biological anthropology', in Teaching Human Variation: Issues, Trends and Challenges, pp. 1 - 14

Curnoe D, 2009, 'The Bed 3 mandible', in McNabb J; Sinclair AG M (ed.), The Cave of Hearths: Makapan Middle Pleistocene Research Project., edn. University of Southampton series in archaeology 1, Archaeopress, Oxford

Journal articles

Goh H; Shahidan S; Saidin M; Curnoe D; Mendoza R; Adler L; Saw CY; Eng KK; Bujeng V; Narayanen S, 2019, 'Revisiting the 3000-year-old Neolithic burial ground of Gua Harimau, West Malaysia', Archaeological Research in Asia, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ara.2019.05.001

Curnoe D; Aubert M; Zhao J-X; Fan M; Wu Y; Baker A; Goh HM; Sun X-F; Mendoza R; Adler L; Ma S; Kinsey L; Ji X, 2019, 'Implications of multi-modal age distributions in Pleistocene cave deposits: A case study of Maludong palaeoathropological locality, southern China', Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jasrep.2019.04.020

Boel C; Curnoe D; Hamada Y, 2019, 'Craniofacial Shape and Nonmetric Trait Variation in Hybrids of the Japanese Macaque (Macaca fuscata) and the Taiwanese Macaque (Macaca cyclopis)', International Journal of Primatology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10764-019-00081-2

Goh HM; Saw CY; Shahidan S; Saidin M; Curnoe D, 2019, 'Community heritage engagement in Malaysian archaeology: A case from the prehistoric rock art site of Tambun', Journal of Community Archaeology and Heritage, vol. 6, pp. 110 - 121, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/20518196.2019.1579405

Curnoe D; Datan I; Goh HM; Sauffi MS, 2019, 'Femur associated with the Deep Skull from the West Mouth of the Niah Caves (Sarawak, Malaysia)', Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 127, pp. 133 - 148, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2018.12.008

Wasinger VC; Curnoe D; Bustamante S; Mendoza R; Shoocongdej R; Adler L; Baker A; Chintakanon K; Boel C; Tacon PSC, 2019, 'Analysis of the Preserved Amino Acid Bias in Peptide Profiles of Iron Age Teeth from a Tropical Environment Enable Sexing of Individuals Using Amelogenin MRM', Proteomics, vol. 19, pp. e1800341, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pmic.201800341

Wright JL; Wasef S; Heupink TH; Westaway MC; Rasmussen S; Pardoe C; Fourmile GG; Young M; Johnson T; Slade J; Kennedy R; Winch P; Sr MP; Wales T; Bates W; Hamilton S; Whyman N; Van Holst Pellekaan S; McAllister PJ; Taçon PSC; Curnoe D; Li R; Millar C; Subramanian S; Willerslev E; Malaspinas AS; Sikora M; Lambert DM, 2018, 'Ancient nuclear genomes enable repatriation of Indigenous human remains', Science Advances, vol. 4, pp. eaau5064, http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.aau5064

Curnoe D; Datan I; Zhao JX; Charles LMU; Aubert M; Sauffi MS; Mei GH; Mendoza R; Taçon PSC, 2018, 'Rare Late Pleistocene-early Holocene human mandibles from the Niah Caves (Sarawak, Borneo)', PLoS ONE, vol. 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0196633

Goff J; Golitko M; Cochrane E; Curnoe D; Williams S; Terrell J, 2017, 'Reassessing the environmental context of the Aitape Skull – The oldest tsunami victim in the world?', PLoS ONE, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0185248

Chisholm RH; Trauer JM; Curnoed D; Tanaka MM, 2016, 'Controlled fire use in early humans might have triggered the evolutionary emergence of tuberculosis', Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 113, pp. 9051 - 9056, http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1603224113

Curnoe D; Datan I; Taçon PSC; Leh Moi Ung C; Sauffi MS, 2016, 'Deep Skull from Niah Cave and the pleistocene peopling of Southeast Asia', Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fevo.2016.00075

Ji X; Curnoe D; Taçon PSC; Zhende B; Ren L; Mendoza R; Tong H; Ge J; Deng C; Adler L; Baker A; Du B, 2016, 'Cave use and palaeoecology at Maludong (Red Deer Cave), Yunnan, China', Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, vol. 8, pp. 277 - 283, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jasrep.2016.06.025

Rogers N; Killcross S; Curnoe D, 2016, 'Hunting for evidence of cognitive planning: Archaeological signatures versus psychological realities', Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, vol. 5, pp. 225 - 239, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jasrep.2015.11.002

Curnoe D; Ji X; Shaojin H; Taçon PSC; Li Y, 2016, 'Dental remains from Longtanshan cave 1 (Yunnan, China), and the initial presence of anatomically modern humans in East Asia', Quaternary International, vol. 400, pp. 180 - 186, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.05.057

Guy AJ; Curnoe D; Stone OML, 2015, 'Assessing the release success of rehabilitated vervet monkeys in South Africa', African Journal of Wildlife Research, vol. 45, pp. 63 - 75, http://dx.doi.org/10.3957/056.045.0106

Guy AJ; Curnoe D; Stone OML, 2015, 'Assessing the release success of rehabilitated vervet monkeys in South Africa', African Journal of Wildlife Research, vol. 45, pp. 63 - 75

Curnoe D; Ji X; Liu W; Bao Z; Taçon PSC; Ren L, 2015, 'A hominin femur with archaic affinities from the Late Pleistocene of Southwest China', PLoS ONE, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0143332

Stone O; laffan S; Curnoe D; Herries A, 2015, 'Potential human impact on the environmental central niche of the chacma baboon', South African Journal of Science, vol. 111, pp. 1 - 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.17159/sajs.2015/20140279

Curnoe D; Ji X; Taçon PSC; Yaozheng G, 2015, 'Possible Signatures of Hominin Hybridization from the Early Holocene of Southwest China', Scientific Reports, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep12408

Taçon PSC; Tan NH; O'Connor S; Xueping J; Gang L; Curnoe D; Bulbeck D; Hakim B; Sumantri I; Than H; Sokrithy I; Chia S; Khun-Neay K; Kong S, 2014, 'The global implications of the early surviving rock art of greater Southeast Asia', Antiquity, vol. 88, pp. 1050 - 1064, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0003598X00115315

Guy AJ; Curnoe D, 2013, 'Guidelines for the rehabilitation and release of vervet monkeys', Primate Conservation, vol. 27, pp. 55 - 63, http://dx.doi.org/10.1896/052.027.0103

Guy A; Curnoe D; Banks PB, 2013, 'Welfare based primate rehabilitation as a potential conservation strategy: Does it measure up?', Primates, vol. 55, pp. 139 - 147, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10329-013-0386-y

Ji XP; Curnoe D; Bao ZD; Herries AIR; Fink D; Zhu YS; Hellstrom J; Luo Y; Tacon PSC, 2013, 'Further geological and palaeoanthropological investigations at the Maludong hominin site, Yunnan Province, Southwest China', Chinese Science Bulletin, vol. 58, pp. 4472 - 4485, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11434-013-6026-5

Xueping J; Curnoe D; Kanning B; Herries AI; Bao Z; Fink D; Zhu Y; Hellstrom J; Luo Y; Tacon PS, 2013, 'Further geological and palaeoanthropological investigations at the Maludong Hominin Locality, Yunnan Province, Southwest China', Chinese Science Bulletin, vol. 58, pp. 4472 - 4485, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11434-013-6026-5

Curnoe D; Green H, 2013, 'Vault thickness in two Pleistocene Australian crania', Journal of Archaeological Science, vol. 40, pp. 1310 - 1318, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jas.2012.09.014

Guy A; Curnoe D; Banks PB, 2013, 'A survey of current mammal rehabilitation and release practices', Biodiversity and Conservation, vol. 22, pp. 825 - 837, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10531-013-0452-1

Stone O; Laffan SW; Curnoe D; Herries AIR, 2013, 'The Spatial Distribution of Chacma Baboon (Papio ursinus) Habitat Based on an Environmental Envelope Model', International Journal of Primatology, vol. 34, pp. 407 - 422, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10764-013-9669-9

Curnoe D, 2013, 'Challenges posed by an "extended synthesis" of evolutionary biology for interpreting and presenting human origins', The Sarawak Museum Journal

Curnoe D; Ji X; Herries AIR; Kanning B; Tacon PS; Zhende B; Fink D; Yunsheng Z; Hellstrom J; Yun J; Cassis G; Bing S; Wroe S; Shi H; Parr H; Shengmin H; Rogers N, 2012, 'Human remains from the Pleistocene-Holocene transition of southwest China suggest a complex evolutionary history for East Asians', PLoS ONE, vol. 7, pp. Article number e31918, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0031918

Guy A; Stone O; Curnoe D, 2012, 'Assessment of the release of a troop of rehabilitated vervet monkeys to the Ntendeka Wilderness area, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa Primates', Primates, vol. 53, pp. 171 - 179, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10329-011-0292-0

Guy AJ; Stone OML; Curnoe D, 2012, 'The release of a troop of rehabilitated vervet monkeys (chlorocebus aethiops) in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: Outcomes and assessment', Folia Primatologica, vol. 82, pp. 308 - 320, http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000337269

Stone O; Laffan SW; Curnoe D; Rushworth I; Herries AIR, 2012, 'Distribution and population estimate for the Chacma Baboon (Papio ursinus) in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa', Primates, vol. 53, pp. 337 - 344, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10329-012-0303-9

Guy A; Stone O; Curnoe D, 2012, 'Animal welfare considerations in primate rehabilitation: An assessment of three vervet monkey (Chlorocebus aethiops) releases in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa', Animal Welfare, vol. 21, pp. 511 - 526, http://dx.doi.org/10.7120/09627286.21.4.511

Tacon PS; Aubert M; Gang L; Decong Y; Hong L; May SK; Fallon S; Xueping J; Curnoe D; Herries AIR, 2012, 'Uranium-series age estimates for rock art in southwest China', Journal of Archaeological Science, vol. 39, pp. 492 - 499, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jas.2011.10.004

Curnoe D, 2011, 'Homo erectus: Pleistocene Evidence from the Middle Awash, Ethiopia', AFRICAN ARCHAEOLOGICAL REVIEW, vol. 28, pp. 241 - 243, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10437-011-9097-1

Curnoe D; Su B; Chauhan P; Gowlett J, 2011, 'Key Evolutionary Transformations in Homo sapiens.', Int J Evol Biol, vol. 2011, pp. 478690, http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/478690

Curnoe D, 2011, 'A 150-year conundrum: cranial robusticity and the origin of Aboriginal Australians', International Journal of Evolutionary Biology, vol. 2011, pp. 1 - 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/632484

Guy A; Curnoe D, 2011, 'Death During Parturition of a Captive Adult Female Vervet Monkey (Chlorocebus aethiops) and its Social Consequences for a Captive Troop', Laboratory Primate Newsletter, vol. 50, pp. 4 - 6, http://www.brown.edu/Research/Primate/LPN50-4.pdf

Curnoe D, 2010, 'A review of early Homo in southern Africa focusing on cranial, mandibular and dental remains, with the description of a new species (Homo gautengensis sp. nov.)', Homo-Journal of Comparative Human Biology, vol. 61, pp. 151 - 177, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchb.2010.04.002

Curnoe D, 2010, 'Evidence of pathological conditions in the Florisbad Cranium', Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 59, pp. 504 - 513, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhevol.2010.06.003

Herries AIR; Hopley PJ; Adams JW; Curnoe D; Maslin MA, 2010, 'Letter to the editor: Geochronology and palaeoenvironments of Southern African hominin-bearing localities-A reply to Wrangham et al., 2009. "shallow-water habitats as sources of fallback foods for hominins"', American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 143, pp. 640 - 646, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.21389

Tacon P; Gang L; Decong Y; May S; Hong ; Aubert M; Ji X; Curnoe D; Herries AI, 2010, 'Naturalism, Nature and Questions of Style in Jinsha River Rock Art, Northwest Yunnan, China', Cambridge Archaeological Journal, vol. 20, pp. 67 - 86, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0959774310000053

Wroe S; Ferrara T; McHenry C; Curnoe D; Chamoli U, 2010, 'The craniomandibular mechanics of being human', Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B - Biological Sciences, vol. 277, pp. 3579 - 3586, http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2010.0509

Curnoe D, 2010, 'Age and taxonomic affinities of South African hominins: a reply to Wrangham et al. 2009, ‘Shallow-water habitats as sources of fallback foods for hominins’', American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 143, pp. 640 - 646

Curnoe D, 2009, 'Possible causes and significance of cranial robusticity among Pleistocene-Early Holocene Australians', Journal of Archaeological Science, vol. 36, pp. 980 - 990, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jas.2008.11.021

Curnoe D; Green HM, 2009, 'Sexual dimorphism in Southeast Asian crania: a geometric morphometric approach', Homo-Journal of Comparative Human Biology, vol. 60, pp. 517 - 534, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchb.2009.09.001

Herries AI; Curnoe D; Adams JW, 2009, 'A multi-disciplinary seriation of early Homo and Paranthropus bearing palaeocaves in southern Africa', Quaternary International, vol. 202, pp. 14 - 28, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2008.05.017


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