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RPPN Feliciano Miguel Abdala
Field Study in the Americas
Location of Site: BRAZIL

Caixa Postal 15, Ipanema, Minas Gerais 36950-000 BRAZIL

Sponsoring Institution(s): Sociedade para a Preservacao do Muriqui

Research Objectives: Conservation and field research

Field Positions and Volunteers: "Brachyteles hypoxanthus" - long-term field study of behavior, ecology, demography and conservation run by Dr. Karen B. Strier; Other research on "Alouatta fusca", "Callithrix flaviceps" and "Cebus apella".

Training Opportunities: Educational opportunities available for: Graduate; Field work opportunities available; Program emphasis: Behavioral and ecological, noninvasive field studies; Financial support for students working on ongoing projects.

Species Studied: Alouatta guariba (red-and-black howler), Brachyteles arachnoides (southern muriqui), Callithrix flaviceps (buffy-headed marmoset), Cebus apella (tufted capuchin)

Comments: previously known as Estacao Biologica de Caratinga

Last Updated: 2006-08-15

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