Yerkes national primate research center, emory university, 954 gatewood road, north east, atlanta georgia 30329 present study, we examined the age -associated cytological changes in the ovaries of 24 squirrel monkeys ranging in age from newborn to w20 years issn 1470–1626 (paper) 1741–7899 (online. In research, such as marmosets (callithrix sp), tamarins (saguinus sp), owl monkeys (aotus sp) and squirrel monkeys (saimiri sp) in this paper, we present the complete nucleotide sequence of a pyv infecting bolivian squirrel monkeys ( saimiri boliviensis), squirrel monkey polyomavirus (squipyv), and demonstrate that. We discuss evidence for taxonomic revision within the genus saimiri, and the need for future work using nuclear markers a second aim of this study is to recover the main squirrel monkey clades based on the most complete sampling to date across their range, and to use this information as evidence for resolving key. Sit study abroad fall 2016 evaluating a squirrel monkey troop in natural rehabilitation: an assessment of population and behavior of saimiri sciureus in preparation for relocation from this unpublished paper is brought to you for free and open access by the sit study abroad at sit digital collections it has been. She has also done comparative research on s b boliviensis at manu national park in peru (kinzey 1997) more recently, boinski has continued working with squirrel monkeys in a long-term study of s sciureus in the central suriname nature preserve in raleighvallen, suriname most of the literature from field work comes.
Led by scientists at ucla, the research team found strong evidence that the black-headed squirrel monkey is its own distinct species the results are published in 14 papers in a special january issue of the journal molecular phylogenetics and evolution alfaro and lynch alfaro are senior authors of four. The squirrel monkey's status in the wild is threatened from use in biomedical research and as pets, bait and food currently zsl london zoo, along with other zoos in england, is involved in breeding programmes aimed at increasing numbers of this primate species our squirrel monkeys are part of the european. Http://dxdoiorg/101590/s0103-84782007000600034 papers parasitology toxoplasmosis in squirrel monkeys: histological and immunohistochemical the study colony was established in 1987 from a founding stock of 150 individuals, housing animals rescued from the balbina and samuel hydroelectrical plant.
Documents obtained by the globe suggest the problems at the prestigious new england primate research center -- slated for closure this may —may a dozen dehydrated squirrel monkeys were found dead in their cages or were euthanized for poor health between 1999 and 2011, according to data. Zoo ecology of a primate species: squirrel monkey (saimiri sp) except where reference is made to the work of others, the work described in this dissertation is my own or was done in collaboration with my advisory committee this dissertation does not include proprietary or classified.
The first reports of the use of squirrel monkeys in research were published about 65 yr ago ( klüver 1933 ) the early work of klüver at the university of chica. Effect of scn lesions on sleep in squirrel monkeys: evidence for opponent processes in sleep-wake regulation dale m edgar,l12 william c dement,2 and charles a fuller' 'department of animal physiology and california primate research center, university of california at davis, davis california 95616 and. Although the social learning abilities of monkeys have been well documented, this research has only focused on a few species furthermore, of those that also incorporated dissections of social learning mechanisms, the majority studied either capuchins (cebus apella) or marmosets (callithrix jacchus.