25. Order Primates (Primates)

  1. Murray E. Fowler DVM
  1. Anthony B. Rylands,
  2. Cláudio Valladares-Pádua,
  3. Roberto da Rochae Silva,
  4. José Luiz Catão-Dias,
  5. Alcides Pissinatti and
  6. Marcelo Alcindo de Barros Vaz Guimarães

Published Online: 29 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470376980.ch25

Biology, Medicine, and Surgery of South American Wild Animals

Biology, Medicine, and Surgery of South American Wild Animals

How to Cite

Rylands, A. B., Valladares-Pádua, C., Silva, R. d. R., Catão-Dias, J. L., Pissinatti, A. and Guimarães, M. A. d. B. V. (2001) Order Primates (Primates), in Biology, Medicine, and Surgery of South American Wild Animals (ed M. E. Fowler), Iowa State University Press, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470376980.ch25

Editor Information

  1. Professor Emeritus of Zoological Medicine at the University of California, Davis

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813828466

Online ISBN: 9780470376980

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Keywords:

  • primates;
  • taxonomy;
  • conservation;
  • primatology;
  • enrichment

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Biology of the Cebidae

  • References

  • Biology and Conservation: Family Callitrichidae

  • Taxonomy

  • Distribution

  • Habitat

  • Exploitation

  • Research in the Wild

  • Conservation Programs

  • References

  • Nutrition

  • Selecting Foods and Formulating Diets

  • References

  • Behavior and Environmental Enrichment

  • References

  • Medicine

  • Ectoparasites

  • References

  • Toxoplasmosis

  • References

  • Neoplasia

  • References

  • Infectious Diseases

  • References

  • Medicine, Selected Disorders

  • Toxicities

  • Parasitic Diseases

  • Noninfectious Diseases

  • References

  • Reproduction

  • Introduction

  • Anatomical Aspects

  • Reproductive Endocrinology

  • References