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Mahale Mountains Chimpanzee Research Project (Oct. 1965 - ongoing)
Field Study in Africa
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Location of Site: TANZANIA, Mahale Mountains National Park

Director: Toshisada Nishida
Phone: 075-753-4084   Fax: 075-753-4098   E-Mail:
Kitashirakawa-Oiwakecho Sakyo, Kyoto, Kyoto 606-8502 JAPAN
Department: Kyoto University
Institution: Graduate School of Science

Sponsoring Institution(s): Ministry of Education, Science, and Culture

Research Objectives: Natural history of chimpanzees.

Species Studied: Pan troglodytes (common chimpanzee)

Other Species at Site: Cercopithecus ascanius (red-tailed monkey), Cercopithecus mitis (blue monkey), Chlorocebus aethiops (grivet), Colobus angolensis (Angola colobus), Galago senegalensis (lesser bushbaby), Otolemur crassicaudatus (thick-tailed bushbaby), Papio cynocephalus (yellow baboon)

Last Updated: 2001-11-13

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