Murphy, A., Kelly, M.J., Karpanty, S.M., Andrianjakarivelo, V., and Farris, Z.J. 2018. Using camera traps to investigate spatial co-occurrence between exotic predators and native prey species: a case study from northeastern Madagascar. Journal of Zoology doi:10.1111/jzo.12645 (pdf).

Murphy, A., Gerber, B.G., Kelly, M.J., Karpanty, S.M., Ratelolahy, F., and Farris, Z.J. 2018. Making the most of sparse data to estimate the density of rare and threatened species: a case study with a little- studied Malagasy carnivore (fosa, Cryptoprocta ferox). Animal Conservation doi: 10.1111/acv.12420 (pdf).


Murphy, A., Ferguson, B., and Gardner, C.J. 2017. Recent estimates of ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) population declines are methodologically flawed and misleading. International Journal of Primatology 38:623-628 (pdf).

Murphy, A., Farris, Z.J., Karpanty, S., Kelly, M.J., Miles, K.A., Ratelolahy, F., Rahariniaina, R.P., and Golden, C.D. 2017. Using camera traps to examine landscape and dynamic occupancy trends of ground-dwelling birds in the rainforest of northeastern Madagascar. Bird Conservation International 1-14. doi:10.1017/S0959270917000107 (pdf).

Murphy, A., Goodman, S.M., Farris, Z.J., Karpanty, S.M., Andrianjakarivelo, V., and Kelly, M.J. 2017. Landscape trends in small mammal occupancy in the Makira-Masoala protected areas, northeastern Madagascar. Journal of Mammalogy 98:272-282 (pdf).

Farris, Z.J., Kelly, M.J., Karpanty, S., Murphy, A., Ratelolahy, F., Andrianjakarivelo, V., and Holmes, C. 2017. The times they are a changin’: Multi-year surveys reveal exotics replace native carnivores at a Madagascar rainforest site. Biological Conservation 206:320-328 (pdf).


Murphy, A., Farris, Z.J., Karpanty, S., Ratelolahy, F., and Kelly, M.J. 2016. Estimating encounter rates and density of three lemur species in northeastern Madagascar. International Journal of Primatology 37:371-389 (pdf).

Januchowski-Hartley, S.R., Hilborn, A., Crocker, K.C., and Murphy, A. 2016. Scientists stand with Standing Rock. Science 353:1506 (pdf).


Farris, Z.J., Boone, H.M., Karpanty, S., Murphy, A., Ratelolahy, F., Andrianjakarivelo, V., and Kelly, M.J. 2015. Feral cats and the fitoaty: first population assessment of the black forest cat in Madagascar’s rainforests. Journal of Mammalogy 97:518-525 (pdf).

Farris, Z.J., Gerber, B.D., Karpanty, S., Murphy, A., Andrianjakarivelo, V., Ratelolahy, F. and Kelly, M.J. 2015. When carnivores roam: temporal patterns and overlap among Madagascar’s native and exotic carnivores. Journal of Zoology 296:45-57 (pdf).

Farris, Z.J., Golden, C.D., Karpanty, S., Murphy, A., Stauffer, D., Ratelolahy, F., Andrianjakarivelo, V., Holmes, C.M., and Kelly, M.J. 2015. Hunting, exotic carnivores, and habitat loss: anthropogenic effects on a native carnivore community, Madagascar. PLoS ONE 10:e0136456 (pdf).