Aotus


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Aotus

 

a genus of mammals of the superfamily Platyrrhini. The genus comprises the single species Aotus trivirgatus (douroucouli). The body length measures 24–37 cm, and the tail length 30–40 cm; the weight is 0.6–1 kg. The upper part of the body and the tail are predominantly brownish gray; the face and throat are light. The eyes are very large owing to the animal’s nocturnal habits. The douroucouli is found in the mountain forests of northeastern South America. It feeds on fruits and leaves of trees, on insects, on spiders, on birds, and sometimes, on small mammals. The female bears a single offspring once a year.

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Observations of terrestrial behavior in the Peruvian night monkey (Aotus miconax) in an anthropogenic landscape, La Esperanza, Peru.
Los protocolos de necropsia (1998-2003) realizados en el CRCP en 66 crias de Aotus muestran la presencia de enteritis en el 40% de los casos, siendo la diarrea el signo clinico mas comun.
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Toxicity and efficacy of the antileishmanial drug meglumine antimoniate in the owl monkey (Aotus trivirgatus).
Prevalencia de parasitos gastrointestinales en Aotus nancymai capturados en la Amazonia peruana.
falciparum LSA- Clinical trials 74 3; see Annexure 2) TRAP in various combinations Clinical trials 93, 94 and regimes (FP9 ME-TRAP/ FFM ME-TRAP; DDM-ME TRAP; see Annexure 2) PvTRAP (Syn representing Mice, Aotus 95 P.
Los estudios de inmunogenicidad se realizaron en 24 monos Aotus lemurinus griseimembra machos o hembras de mas de 800 g de peso, criados en la Fundacion Centro de Primates en Cali.
TEJEDOR, M.F., 2001: Aotus y los Atelinae: Nuevas evidencias en la sistematica de los primates platirrinos.--Mastozoologia Neotropical, 8(1): 41-57.
En cuanto a su accion como esquizonticida eritrocitico, estudios experimentales en el modelo Aotus, indican que P.
The purpose of this project is to examine the DRB region of the major histocompatibility complex (MHC) in the owl monkey (Aotus azarai).
The drug was given to infected aotus monkeys, and it appears to have cleared the parasites from their systems.