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Books

Bermant, G., and D.G. Lindburg (eds.). Primate Utilization and Conservation, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1975.

Lindburg, D.G. (ed.). The Macaques: Studies in Ecology, Behavior, and Evolution, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1980.

Fa, J., and D.G. Lindburg (eds.). Evolutionary Ecology and Behaviour of Macaques. Cambridge University Press, 1996.

Strum, S.C., D.G. Lindburg, and D. Hamburg (eds.). The New Physical Anthropology: Science, Humanism, and Critical Reflection. Prentice-Hall, 1999.

Lindburg, D.G. and K. Baragona (eds.). Giant Pandas: Biology and Conservation. Univ. of California Press, 2004.

Book Chapters

Lindburg, D.G. The rhesus monkey in North India: An ecological and behavioral study. Pp. 1-106 in Primate Behavior: Developments in Field and Laboratory Research (L.A. Rosenblum, ed.), Vol. II. Academic Press, New York, 1971.

Lindburg, D.G. Grooming behavior as a regulator of social interactions in rhesus monkeys. Pp. 124-148 in Behavioral Regulators of Behavior in Primates (C.R. Carpenter, ed.). Bucknell University Press, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, 1973.

Lindburg, D.G. Feeding behaviour and diet of rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta) in a Siwalik forest in North India. Pp. 223-249 in Primate Ecology: Studies of Feeding and Ranging Behaviour in Lemurs, Monkeys and Apes (T.H. Clutton-Brock, ed.). Academic Press, London, 1977.

Fittinghoff, N.A., and D.G. Lindburg. Riverine refuging in East Bornean Macaca fascicularis. Pp. 182-214 in The Macaques (D.G. Lindburg, ed.). Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1980.

Lindburg, D.G. Mating behavior and estrus in the Indian rhesus monkey. Pp. 45-61 in Perspectives in Primate Biology (P.K. Seth, ed.). Today and Tomorrow Publishers, Inc., New Delhi, 1983.

Lindburg, D.G., J.M. Berkson and L.K. Nightenhelser. Primate breeding in zoos: A ten year summary. Pp. 162-170 in One Medicine (O.A. Ryder and M.L. Byrd, eds.). Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1984.

Lindburg, D.G., S. Shideler and H. Fitch. Sexual behavior in relation to time of ovulation in the lion-tailed macaque. Pp. 131-148 in The Lion-tailed Macaque (P. Heltne, ed.). Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York, 1985.

Lasley, B.L., N.M. Czekala and D.G. Lindburg. Urinary estrogen profiles in the lion-tailed macaque. Pp. 149-159 in The Lion-tailed Macaque (P. Heltne, ed.). Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York, 1985.

Lindburg, D.G., and B.L. Lasley. Strategies for optimizing the reproductive potential of lion-tailed macaque colonies in captivity. Pp. 343-356 in The Lion-tailed Macaque (P. Heltne, ed.). Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York, 1985.

Lindburg, D.G., J. Berkson and L. Nightenhelser. The contribution of zoos to primate conservation. Pp. 295-300 in Primate Ecology and Conservation (J. Else and P. Lee, eds.), Vol. 2 of the Proceedings, 10th Congress, International Primatological Society, Nairobi, 1984. Cambridge University Press, 1986.

Southwick, C.H., and D.G. Lindburg. The primates of India: Status, trends, and conservation. Pp. 171-187 in Primates: The Road to Self-sustaining Populations (K. Benirschke, ed.). Springer-Verlag, New York, 1986.

Lindburg, D.G. Seasonality of reproduction in primates. Pp. 167-218 in Comparative Primate Biology, Vol. 2-B (G. Mitchell, ed.). Alan R. Liss, New York, 1987.

Lindburg, D.G., and Lindburg, L.L. Success breeds a quandary: To cull or not to cull. Pp. 195-208 in “Ethics on the Ark: Zoos, Animal Welfare, and Wildlife Conservation,” B. Norton, M. Hutchins, E. Stevens, T. Maple (eds.), Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995.

Lindburg, D.G., and J. Coe. Ark design update: Primate needs and requirements. Pp. 553-570 in “Conservation of Endangered Species in Captivity,” E. Gibbons, B. Durrant, J. Demerest (eds.), SUNY Press, 1995.

Lindburg, D.G., and N.C. Harvey. Reproductive biology of captive lion-tailed macaques. Pp. 318-341 in “Evolutionary Ecology and Behaviour of Macaques,” J. Fa, D. G. Lindburg (eds.). Cambridge Univ. Press, 1996.

Lindburg, D.G. Preserving individuals versus conserving populations: Is there a conflict? Pp. 152-164 in "Wildlife Conservation, Zoos and Animal Protection: A Strategic Analysis," Andrew N. Rowan, Ed., Proceedings of a Workshop held at the Whie Oak Conservation Center, Yulee, FL, April21-24, 1994, 1996.

Lindburg, D.G., and S.E. Millard. Behavioral issues in reproductive management of cheetahs, with implications for the giant panda. Pp. 251-259 in Proceedings, Second International Conference on Environmental Enrichment, B. Holst (ed.), Copenhagen Zoo, 1997.

Lindburg, D.G., J. Iaderosa, and L. Gledhill. Steady-state propagation of captive lion-tailed macaques in North American zoos: A conservation strategy. Pp. 131-149 in "Primate Conservation: The Role of Zoological Parks, Janette Wallis (ed.), Special Topics in Primatology, Vol. 1, American Society of Primatologists, 1997.

Lindburg, D.G. Enrichment of captive mammals through provisioning. Pp.262-276 in “Second Nature: Environmental Enrichment for Captive Animals,” D. Shepherdson, J. Mellen, M. Hutchins (eds.). Smithsonian University Press, 1998.

Lindburg, D.G. Zoos as arks: Issues in ex situ propagation of endangered wildlife. Pp. 201-213 in "The New Physical Anthropology: Science, Humanism, and Critical Reflection,"S.C. Strum, D.G. Lindburg, and D. Hamburg (eds.). Prentice-Hall, 1999.

Lindburg, D. G., R. R. Swaisgood, J. Zhang, E. Narushima, and X. Zhou. Stereotyped behavior in the giant panda. Making enrichment a 21st Century Priority. Proc. 5th International Conference on Environment Enrichment, Sydney, Australia, November, 2001, pp. 189-193.

Lindburg, D., and Baragona, K., (2004). A new dawning for giant pandas? In Giant Pandas: Biology and Conservation. (Lindburg, D., and Baragona, K., eds.), pp 1-5. Berkeley, University of California Press.

Lindburg, D., and Baragona, K., (2004). Consensus and challenge: the giant panda’s day is now. In Giant Pandas: Biology and Conservation. (Lindburg, D., and Baragona, K., eds.), pp 271-276. Berkeley, University of California Press.

Scientific Articles

Lindburg, D.G. Rhesus monkeys: Mating season mobility of adult males. Science 166: 1176-1178, 1969.

Lindburg, D.G. Dietary habits of rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta Zimmermann) living in Indian forests. J. Bombay Natural Hist. Soc. 73: 261-269, 1976.

Lindburg, D.G. Status and captive reproduction of the lion-tailed macaque, (Macaca silenus). Intl. Zoo Yrbk. 20: 60-64, 1980.

Lasley, B.L., D.G. Lindburg, P.T. Robinson and K. Benirschke. Captive breeding of exotic species. J. Zoo An. Med. 12: 67-73, 1981.

Lindburg, D.G. Primate obstetrics: The biology of birth. Amer. J. Primatol., Suppl. 1: 193-199, 1982.

Shideler, S.E., and D.G. Lindburg. Selected aspects of (Lemur variegatus) reproductive biology. Zoo Biology 1: 127-134, 1982.

Shideler, S.E., D.G. Lindburg and B.L. Lasley. Estrogen-behavior correlates in the reproductive physiology and behavior of the ruffed lemur (Lemur variegatus). Hormones and Behavior 17: 249-263, 1983.

Dolhinow, P., and D.G. Lindburg. A population survey of forest-dwelling rhesus monkeys (Primates: Cercopithecidae) in North India. Rec. Zool. Surv. India 76: 207-219, 1980. Reprinted in Perspectives in Primate Biology (P.K. Seth, ed.). Pp. 201-209, Today and Tomorrow Publishers, New Delhi, 1983.

Mitchell, W.R., D.G. Lindburg, S.E. Shideler, S. Presley and B.L. Lasley. Sexual behavior and urinary ovarian hormone concentrations during the lowland gorilla menstrual cycle. Intl. J. Primatol. 6: 161-172, 1985.

Shideler, S.E., W.R. Mitchell, D.G. Lindburg and B.L. Lasley. Monitoring luteal function in the lion-tailed macaque (Macaca silenus) through urinary progesterone metabolite measurements. Zoo Biology 4: 65-73, 1985.

Tenaza, R., H. Fitch and D. Lindburg. Vocal behavior of captive Sichuan golden monkeys (Rhinopithecus r. roxellana), Amer. J. Primatol. 14: 1-9, 1988.

Lindburg, D.G. Improving the diets of captive felines through application of field data. Zoo Biology 7: 211-218, 1988.

Lindburg, D.G., A.M. Lyles and N.M. Czekala. Status and reproductive potential of lion-tailed macaques in captivity. Zoo Biology, Supplement 1: 5-16, 1989.

Smith, A., D.G. Lindburg and S. Vehrencamp. Effects of food preparation on feeding behavior of lion-tailed macaques. Zoo Biology 8: 57-65, 1989.

Bond, J.C., and D.G. Lindburg. Carcass feeding for captive cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus): The effects of a naturalistic feeding program on oral health and psychological well being. Applied Animal Behavioral Science 26: 373-382, 1990.

Lindburg, D.G. Proceptive calling by female lion-tailed macaques. Zoo Biology 9: 437-446, 1990. (Award winning paper)

Harvey, N.C., A.S. Clarke and D.G. Lindburg. Morphometric data for adult lion-tailed macaques. Amer. J. Physical Anthropol. 85:233-236, 1991.

Lindburg, D.G. Ecological requirements of macaques. Lab. Anim. Sci. 41: 315-322, 1991.

Clarke, A.S., N.C. Harvey and D.G. Lindburg. Reproductive coordination in a nonseasonally breeding primate species, (Macaca silenus). Ethology 91:46-58, 1992.

Lindburg, D.G., B.S. Durrant, S.E. Millard and J.E. Oosterhuis. Fertility assessment of cheetah males with poor quality semen. Zoo Biology 12:97-103, 1993.

Clarke, A.S., and D.G. Lindburg. Behavioral contrasts between male cynomolgus and lion-tailed macaques. Am. J. Primatol. 29:-49-59, 1993.

Ogden, J.J., D.G. Lindburg and T.L. Maple. Preference for structural environmental features in captive lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla). Zoo Biology 12:381-395, 1993.

Clarke, A.S., N.C. Harvey and D.G. Lindburg. Extended postpregnancy estrous cycles in female lion-tailed macaques. Am. J. Primatol. 31:275-285, 1993.

Ogden, J.J., D.G. Lindburg and T.L. Maple. A preliminary study of the effects of ecologically-relevant sounds on the behaviour of captive lowland gorillas. Appl. Animal. Beh. Sci., 39:163-176, 1994.

Lindburg, D.G., and H. Fitch-Snyder. Use of behavior to evaluate reproductive problems in captive mammals. Zoo Biology 13:433-445, 1994.

Clarke, A.S., N.M. Czekala, and D.G. Lindburg. Behavioral and adrenocortical responses of male cynomolgus and lion-tailed macaques to social stimulation and group formation. Primates 36:41-56, 1995.

Jurke, M., N. Czekala, D. Lindburg, and S. Millard. Fecal corticoid metabolite measurement in the cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus). Zoo Biology 16:133-147, 1997.

Swaisgood, R.R., D.G. Lindburg, and X. Zhou. Giant pandas discriminate individual differences in conspecific scent. An. Behav. 57:1045-1053, 1999.

Zhang, G.Q., R.R. Swaisgood, R.P. Wei, H.M. Zhang, H.Y. Han, D.S. Li, L.F. Wu, A.M. White, and D.G. Lindburg. A method for encouraging maternal care in the giant panda. Zoo Biology 19:53-63, 2000.

Swaisgood, R.R., D.G. Lindburg, X. Zhou, and M.A. Owen. The effects of sex, reproductive condition and context on discrimination of conspecific odours by giant pandas. An. Behav. 60:227-237, 2000.

Harvey, N.C., and D.G.Lindburg. A long-term decline in swelling of the sexual skin in captive lion-tailed macaques. Primate Report 59:43-49, 2000.

Zhu, X., D. Lindburg, W. Pan, K. Forney, and D. Wang. The reproductive strategy of giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca): infant growth and development and mother-infant relationships. Journal of Zoology, London 253:141-155, 2001.

Lindburg, D.G., N.M. Czekala, and R. Swaisgood. Hormonal and behavioral relationships during estrus in the giant panda. Zoo Biology 20:537-543, 2001.

Swaisgood, R. R., D. G. Lindburg, and H. Zhang. 2002. Discrimination of oestrous status in giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca ) via chemical cues in urine. J. Zool. Lond. 257:381-386.

Swaisgood, R. R., Lindburg D. G., Zhang H. 2003. Application of behavioral knowledge to conservation in the giant panda. International Journal of Comparative Psychology 16:63-82.

Spady, Thomas. J., Donald.G. Lindburg and Barbara S. Durrant. (2007). Evolution of reproductive seasonality in bears. Mammal Rev. 37:21-53.

Editorials Published in Zoo Biology

Lindburg, D.G. A forum for good news. Zoo Biol. 8: 1-2, 1989.

Lindburg, D.G. Zoos and the "surplus" problem. Zoo Biol. 10:1-2, 1991. (Translated into Japanese by Tokyo Zoological Park Society, 1992).

Lindburg, D.G. Are wildlife reintroductions worth the cost? Zoo Biol. 11:1-2, 1992.

Lindburg, D.G. People, millennium arks, and the future of wildlife. Zoo Biol. 11:137-138, 1992.

Lindburg, D.G. Zoos validate an ancient premonition. Zoo Biol. 12:1-2, 1993. Lindburg, D.G. Curators and applied science. Zoo Biol. 12:317-319, 1993.

Lindburg, D.G. Macaques may have a bleak future in North American zoos. Zoo Biol. 12:407-409, 1993.

Lindburg, D.G. Better dead than captive bred? Zoo Biol. 13:1-2, 1994.

Lindburg, D.G. A think tank for endangered species. Zoo Biol. 14:1-3, 1995.

Lindburg, D.G. Equal time for the plants among us. Zoo Biol. 17:163-165, 1998.

Lindburg, D.G. Coming in out of the cold: Animal keeping in temperate zone zoos. Zoo Biol. 17:51-53, 1998.

Lindburg, D.G., and B.S. Durrant. Delayed reproduction: The good and the bad. Zoo Biol. 17:369-371 1998.

Lindburg, D.G. Zoos and the rights of animals. Zoo Biol. 18:433-448, 1999.

ZooNooZ Articles (San Diego Zoo)

Lindburg, D.G. Breeding the endangered lion-tailed monkey of India. Zoonooz 53: 16, 1980.

Lindburg, D.G. Behavioral problems in captive reproduction. Zoonooz 55: 4-7, 1982.

Lindburg, D. On food and the feeding of exotic animals. Zoonooz 59: 16-17, 1986.

Fitch, H., D.G. Lindburg and R. Tenaza. China's golden ventriloquists. Zoonooz 60(9): 4-9, 1987.

Lindburg, D.G.and A. Smith. Organoleptic factors in animal feeding. Zoonooz 61: 14-15, 1988.

Lindburg, D.G. When cheetahs are kings. Zoonooz 62(3): 5-10, 1989.

Clarke, A.S., and D.G. Lindburg. Can macaques live in all-male groups. Zoonooz 62(6): 16-17, 1989.

Lindburg, D.G., H. Fitch-Snyder and N. Harvey. Lion-tailed macaques on the road to survival (But does it lead home?). Zoonooz 63(5): 5-9, 1990.

Fitch-Snyder, H., and D. Lindburg. Labor and birth in the lion-tailed macaque. Zoonooz 63(5): 13-14, 1990.

Lindburg, D.G., B.S. Durrant, and N. Czekala. A Giant Panda Diary: Biology, Behavior, and Breeding. Zoonooz 70(8):8-13, 1997.

Lindburg, D. G., and N. M. Czekala. One singular sensation: Renewed hope for giant pandas. ZooNooz 72(12):8-13, December, 1999.

Lindburg, D.G., Swaisgood, R.R,. and C. Penny. Hua Mei grows up. ZooNooz 74(5)22-23, 2001.

Myers, Kathy, and Donald G. Lindburg. The Zoo’s Newest Bundle of Black-and-White. ZooNooz 77(2):10-15, 2004.

Lindburg, Don. Baby panda magic: reflections by those who know Mei Sheng. Kudu Connections, Winter, 2004:1, 4; ZooNooz 77(5):15, 2004.

Miscellaneous

Committee on Conservation of Nonhuman Primates. Nonhuman primates: Usage and availability for biomedical programs. Washington, DC, National Academy of Sciences (122 pp.), 1975.

Lindburg, D.G. The use of hormonal data in behavioral research. Annual Conference Proceedings, American Association of Zoological Parks and Aquariums, New Orleans, LA, pp. 250-260, 1981.

Lindburg, D.G. The captive population of Sulawesi macaques (Macaca nigra). IUCN/SSC Primate Specialist Group Newsletter 3: 39, 1983.

Lindburg, D.G., S. Millard and B. Lasley. Induced estrus in the cheetah. Pp. 560-563 in Proceedings, AAZPA Annual Conference, Columbus, OH, 1985.

Lindburg, D.G., and P. Robinson. Animal introductions: Some suggestions for easing the trauma. Animal Keepers' Forum 13: 8-11, 1986.

Lindburg, D.G. The Cheetahs of Loskop Sanctuary. 18-minute videotape, 1986.

Lindburg, D.G., and H. Fitch-Snyder. Priorities and directions in zoo behavioral research. Pp. 380-386 in Proceedings, 1988 AAZPA Annual Conference, Milwaukee, WI, September 25-29, 1988.

Lindburg, D.G. On getting cheetahs to reproduce. Cheetah News, 3(2):4-6, 1991.

Lindburg, D.G., and L. Gledhill. Captive breeding and conservation of lion-tailed macaques. Endangered Species UPDATE 10(1):1-4, 10, 1992.

Lindburg, D.G. Careers: Advice from leading professionals on how to get started. Endangered Species UPDATE (Special Insert), 10(6):3-4, 1993.

Lindburg, D.G., and S.E. Millard. How can changes in captive management improve the reproduction of giant pandas? Sichuan Publishing House, 1996.

Lindburg, D.G. Primates. Collier's Encyclopaedia 31:347-348, 1996.

Lindburg, D.G. Perfect timing: Bai Yun's spring estrus. CRES Report, Summer, 1998.

Lindburg, D.G., X. Huang, and S. Huang. Reproductive performance of male giant pandas in Chinese zoos. Pp. 67-71 in Proc. Int. Symp. on the Protection of the Giant Panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca), Chengdu, China, 1997. A. Zhang and G. He (eds). Chengdu, Sichuan Publishing House of Science and Technology, 1998.

Swaisgood, R.R., D.G. Lindburg, and X. Zhou. Olfactory communication in giant pandas. Pp. 82-85 in Proc. Int. Symp. on the Protection of the Giant Panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca), Chengdu, China, 1997. A. Zhang and G. He (eds). Chengdu, Sichuan Publishing House of Science and Technology, 1998.

Czekala, N., D. Lindburg, B. Durrant, R. Swaisgood, T. He, and C. Tang. The estrogen profile, vaginal cytology, and behavior of a giant panda female during estrus. Pp. 111-113 in Proc. Int. Symp. on the Protection of the Giant Panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca), Chengdu, China, 1997. A. Zhang and G. He (eds). Chengdu, Sichuan Publishing House of Science and Technology, 1998.

Lindburg, D. G. Giant pandas and spring courtship: A narrow window of opportunity. CRES Report (Spring), pp. 1-2, 1999.

Lindburg, D. G. Giant panda reproduction at the San Diego Zoo. The Conservationist Newsletter 4(2):6-9, December, 1999.

Lindburg, D.G. Survival of the giant panda. Nature’s Best 5(1):28-29, 1999-2000.

Lindburg, D.G. “Splendid Beauty” arrives in San Diego. Communique, February, p.7-8, 2000.

Lindburg, D.G. The role of science in modern zoos and aquariums. . Communique, February, p.22-23, 2000.

Lindburg, D.G. Up-scale living for our giant pandas. CRES Report (Fall), 2001.

Lindburg, D.G. Macaque, Lion-Tailed. Encyclopedia of the World's Zoos (Cathrine E. Bell, ed.), Vol. 2:759-761. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2001.

Lindburg, D.G. Panda, giant. Encyclopedia of the World's Zoos (Cathrine E. Bell, ed.), Vol. 2:952-954. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2001.

Lindburg, D.G. Research, behavior. Encyclopedia of the World's Zoos (Cathrine E. Bell, ed.), Vol. 3:1080-1083. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2001.

Lindburg, D.G. Zoo Biology. Encyclopedia of the World's Zoos (Cathrine E. Bell, ed.), Vol. 3:1391-1392. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2001.

Lindburg, D.G. Shuffling the deck for San Diego's giant pandas. CRES Report (Fall), 2002.

Lindburg, D.G., Durrant, B.S., and C. Penny. Giant pandas: Bringing natural and artificial reproduction together. CRES Report, Summer, 2003:1-2.

Lindburg, D.G., and Megan Owen. Panda reproduction: The mystery of twinning. CRES Report, Winter, 2003:1-2.

Lindburg, D.G, What’s in a name? Su Lin: Pandas past and present. CRES Report (Winter), pp. 1-2, 2005.