gondii had already been reported in tapirs
(ZHANG et al.
Iridium/GPS telemetry to study home range and population density of mountain tapirs
in the rio Papallacta watershes, Ecuador.
THE first Malayan tapir
calf to be born at Chester Zoo has taken his first steps outside.
New records of the Central American tapir
Tapirus bairdii in the Tehuantepec district, Oaxaca, Mexico.
The penguins, otters, meerkats, anacondas, rhinos and giraffes also proved popular with the boys but it was the newborn tapir
Lolita, who stole all our hearts.
, Nicaragua's largest land mammal, do not reach sexual maturity until they are between two and four years old.
Even though tapirs
are natural swimmers, using their trunks as snorkels, they are being wiped out by flooding caused by the damming of rivers for hydroelectric projects.
give birth to a single youngster after a gestation period of about 13 months.
Based on camera placement, we were able to obtain data on all visits by lowland tapirs
at two of those licks and on all visits by pacas at one lick.
With the help of Spanish researchers, an international team of experts has confirmed that not even herbivores like tapirs
can replace them.
Also getting a tasty treat were the zoo's tapirs
and squirrel monkeys.
born in captivity are males, so the staff at Oland Animal and Amusement Park were proud to announce the birth of the female tapir