Dr Rodin Rasoloarison

Rodin Rasoloarison, MSc., PhD., Administrator

 
 


Laboratoire de Paleontologie
Université de Madagascar
BP 906
Antanarivo 101
Madagascar

Handy:     00261-33-11-61234

E-mail: rmrasoloarison(at)yahoo.fr

 
 
Research
 
  • Taxonomy and biogeography of Microcebus ssp., Cheirogaleus spp.
 
Position
 

Administrator, Madagascar

 
 
Publications
 
Zinner D, Wygoda C, Razafimanantsoa L, Rasoloarison RM, Andrianandrasana H, Ganzhorn JU, Torkler F. (2014) Analysis of deforestation patterns in central Menabe, Madagascar, between 1973 and 2010. Regional Environmental Change 14:157-166.
Rasoloarison RM, Weisrock DW, Yoder AD, Rakotondravony D, Kappeler PM (2013) Two New Species of Mouse Lemurs (Cheirogaleidae: Microcebus) from Eastern Madagascar. International Journal of Primatology 34: 455-469.
Groeneveld L, Rasoloarison R, Kappeler PM (2011) Morphometrics confirm taxonomic deflation in dwarf lemurs (Primates: Cheirogaleidae), as suggested by genetics. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 161: 229-244
Groeneveld LF, Blanco MB, Raharison J-L, Rahlinarivo V, Rasoloarison RM, Kappeler PM, Godfrey LR, Irwin MT (2010) MtDNA and nDNA corroborate existence of sympatric dwarf lemur species at Tsinjoarivo, eastern Madagascar. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 55:833-845
Weisrock DW, Rasoloarison RM, Fiorentino I, Ralison JM, Goodman SM, Kappeler PM, Yoder AD (2010) Delimiting Species without Nuclear Monophyly in Madagascar’s Mouse Lemurs. PLoS ONE 5(3):e9883
Groenefeld LF, Weisrock DW, Rasoloarison RM, Yoder AD, Kappeler PM (2009) Species delimitation in lemurs: multiple genetic loci reveal low levels of of species diversity in the genus Cheirogaleus. BMC Evolutionary Biology 9:30
Markolf M, Kappeler PM, Rasoloarison R (2008) Distribution and conservation status of Mirza zaza, Lemur News 13: 37-40.
Mittermeier RA, Konstant WR, Hawkins F, Louis EE, Langrand O, Ratsimbafazy J, Rasoloarison R, Ganzhorn JU, Rajaobelina S, Tattersall I, Meyers DM (2006) Lemurs of Madagascar (2nd edition). Washington, DC: Conservation International, Series: Tropical Field Guides.
Yoder AD, Olson LE, Hanley C, Heckman KL, Rasoloarison R, Russell AL, Ranivo J, Soarimalala V, Karanth KP, Raselimanana AP, Goodman SM (2005) A multidimensional approach for detecting species patterns in Malagasy vertebrates. Proceedings of the National Academy Sciences of USA 102: 6587-6594.
Kappeler PM, Rasoloarison RM, Razafimanantsoa L, Walter L, Roos C (2005) Morphology, behaviour and molecular evolution of giant mouse lemurs (Mirza spp.) Gray, 1870, with description of a new species. Primate Report 71: 3-26.
Goodman SM, Rasoloarison RM, Ganzhorn JU (2004) On the specific identification of subfossil Cryptoprocta (Mammalia, Carnivora) from Madagascar. Zoosystema 26: 129-143.
Kappeler PM, Rasoloarison RM (2003) Microcebus, mouse lemurs, Tsidy. Pp. 1310-1315 in: The Natural History of Madagascar. Goodman SM, Benstead JP (eds). Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Zinner D, Ostner J, Dill A, Razafimanantsoa L, Rasoloarison R (2001) Results of a reconnaissance expedition in the Western dry forests between Morondava and Morombe. Lemur News 6: 16-18.
Yoder AD, Rasoloarison RM, Goodman SM, Irwin JA, Atsalis S, Ravosa MJ, Ganzhorn JU (2000) Remarkable species diversity in Malagasy mouse lemurs (primates, Microcebus). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 97: 11325-11330.
Rasoloarison RM, Goodman SM, Ganzhorn JU (2000) Taxonomic revision of mouse lemurs (Microcebus) in the Western portions of Madagascar. International Journal of Primatology 21: 963-1019.
Rasoloarison R (2000) Taxonomie et Biogeographie des Microcebus spp. dans la Portion Ouest de Madagascar. Université d'Antananarivo, Madagascar.
Goodman SM, Rasoloarison R (1997) Les petits mammifères. Pp. 144-155 in: Inventaire biologique Forêt de Vohibasia et Isoky-Vohimena. Langrand O, Goodman SM (eds). World Wide Fund for Nature-Centre d'Information et de Documentation Scientifique et Technique, Antananarivo, Recherches pour le Développement, Série Sciences biologiques, No 12.
Rasoloarison RM, Rasolonandrasana BPN, Ganzhorn JU, Goodman SM (1995) Predation on vertebrates in the Kirindy forest, Western Madagascar. Ecotropica 1: 59-65.
Rasoloarison MR (1994) Contribution à l'étude de l'alimentation de deux rapaces nocturnes: Tyto alba SCOPOLI 1769 et Asio madagascariensis SMITH 1834 par analyse des pelotes de rejection aboutissant à l'inventaire faunistique des forêts de la region de Morondava. Université d' Antananarivo, Madagascar.