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Caratinga Muriqui Project (Annually: June/July start, July/August finish (13 month committment))
Field Study in the Americas
Location of Site: BRAZIL, Estacao Biologica de Caratinga

Director: Dr. Karen B. Strier
Phone: 1-608-262-0302   Fax: 1-608-265-4216   E-Mail:
118 Observatory Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706
Department: Dept. of Anthropology
Institution: University of Wisconsin - Madison

Sponsoring Institution(s): various

Research Objectives: Long term demography, reproductive ecology, social behavior, conservation

Field Positions and Volunteers: Preference given to Brazilian students at present

Species Studied: Brachyteles arachnoides (southern muriqui)

Other Species at Site: Alouatta guariba (red-and-black howler), Callithrix flaviceps (buffy-headed marmoset), Cebus apella (tufted capuchin)

Last Updated: 2002-02-22

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