owl monkey


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owl monkey

nocturnal, New World monkey with very large eyes, gray-brown to red in color. Make good pets; eat fruits, insects and birds. Called also Aotus trivirgatus, night ape, douroucouli.
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The current study amasses data from 16 years of observation of 18 owl monkey groups, a total of 154 animals.
Banding patterns of the chromosomes of two new karyotypes of the owl monkey Aotus captures in Panama.
The next step didn't take place until I found a beautiful little owl monkey in a pet shop.
Induced oral infection of the owl monkey (Aotus trivirgatus) with hepatitis A virus.
Monkey business: An owl monkey carries its one-month-old baby on its back after it was born in captivity at a zoo in Medellin.
Washington, May 19 (ANI): A recent study has provided a new insight into the evolution of the eyes of primates, taking the example of the nocturnal owl monkey.
The owl monkeys that changed her life's direction in High Moon over the Amazon: My Quest to Understand the Monkeys of the Night have been succeeded by leaping lemurs of all stripes.
A University of Pennsylvania study found higher birth rates in monogamous owl monkeys as it took too long for new partners to bond.
geoffroyi) and in owl monkeys (Aotus trivirgatus) and cotton-head tamarins (Saguinus oedipus) (1-3,5).
Among the owl monkeys (Aotus nancymae, Aotus vociferans and Aotus trivirgatus) the most common detected lesion was the immunomediated glomerulonephritis associated with hemoytic anemia in Aotus trivirgatus (Chalifoux et al.
falciparum, owl monkeys were chosen as the non-human primate model for further testing of the drug.
Experimental inoculation of immunosuppressed owl monkeys with Pneumocystis carinii f.