Aotus: the Owl Monkey by Janet F. Baer

By Janet F. Baer

This ebook is the 1st entire therapy of Aotus, the nocturnal New international owl monkeys usually utilized in behavioral and biomedical reports. present in tropical forests from Nicaragua to Argentina, owl monkeys were utilized in laboratories as version organisms for reports of ailments like malaria, and diverse sorts of melanoma, in addition to reports of reproductive body structure and neuroanatomical constitution and serve as. those and different fresh reviews of this attention-grabbing primate are incorporated during this new quantity. because the merely ebook committed solely to owl monkeys, this quantity is a useful addition to the library of someone drawn to primate biology, evolution, ecology, and behaviour.

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