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Primate Research Group at UAM (Established 1982)
Primate Center, Lab or Research Program
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Director: Fernando Pelaez
Phone: ++34 914974658   Fax: ++34 914975215   E-Mail:
Ivan Pavlov 6, Madrid 28049 SPAIN
Department: Psychology
Institution: Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Affiliations: Psychology

Mission: Research and teaching on primates

Clientele: Degree, Master and Doctorate

Principal Research Programs: Reproductive strategies in the Cottontop Tamarin and Common marmosets:
Breeding costs and bionergetics
Social conflict during infant independence
Behavioral Ecology of olfative communication, mixed species relationships in Saguinus mystax, Saguinus fuscicollis and Callicebus cupreus
Chimpanzee audition and language evolution

Number of Staff: 8

Supported Species: Callithrix jacchus (common marmoset), Pan troglodytes (common chimpanzee), Saguinus oedipus (cotton-top tamarin)

Last Updated: 2010-05-28

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