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Simon Stringer

School of Biological and Environmental Sciences

Faculty of Science

Main School: Natural Science and Psychology

Research Area: Seed Dispersal Effectiveness of Samango Monkeys in South Africa.

Keywords: Gut Retention; Seed Dispersal; Effectiveness; Feeding; Seed Shadow; Ecology

Director of Studies: Dr. Nicola Koyama


2019, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, PhD Primate Ecology
2016, Liverpool John Moores University, UK, MSc Primate Behaviour and Conservation
2015, Harper Adams University, United Kingdom, MRes Trees in the Farmed Enviroment
2014, Plymouth University, United Kingdom, BSc Conservation Biology

Postgraduate training

3i's Higher Education teaching, United Kingdom, Liverpol John Moores University, 2016 - 2016

Journal article

Stringer S, Hill RA, Swanepoel L, Dalrymple SE, Linden B, Koyama NF. 2020. Assessing the role of a mammalian frugivorous species on seed germination potential depends on study design: A case study using wild samango monkeys. Acta Oecologica, 106 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Stringer S, Hill RA, Swanepoel L, Koyama NF. 2020. Adapting methodology used on captive subjects for estimating gut passage time in wild monkeys Folia Primatologica: International Journal of Primatology, 91 :417-432 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Strona G, Stringer S, Vieilledent G, Szantoi Z, Garcia-Ulloa J, Wich SA. 2018. Small room for compromise between oil palm cultivation and primate conservation in Africa Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url


Stringer S. 2020. Seed dispersal effectiveness of samango monkey (Cercopithecus albogularis schwarzi) Koyama N, Hill R, Dalrymple S, Swanepoel L. Public Url

Conference publication

Stringer S, Hill RA, Swanepoel L, Dalrymple S, Linden B, Koyama N. 2020. Interpretation of the role of frugivores in seed germination potential dependent on study design 7th Frugivores and Seed Dispersal Symposium, Seed Dispersal in the Anthropocene: Abstract and Schedule, Frugivores and Seed Dispersal Conference :70-70