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Folia Primatol (2022) 92 (5-6): 332–344.
Published Online: 20 January 2022
... cultural restraints, want monkeys destroyed. Nonetheless, a major threat to primate conservation has been habitat loss and the killing of monkeys, especially in the densely populated southwestern area of the island where recent surveys showed that most macaques have been wiped out. Two subspecies, S. v...
Yntze van der Hoek, Wadika Dumbo Pazo, Escobar Binyinyi, Urbain Ngobobo, Tara S. Stoinski, Damien Caillaud
Folia Primatol (2021) 92 (2): 126–138.
Published Online: 18 May 2021
... stem predominantly from 2 small populations ranging in highland habitats. Here, we provide an initial and non-exhaustive overview of food items of Grauer’s gorillas in the Nkuba Conservation Area (NCA), a lower-elevation (500–1,500 m) forest located between Kahuzi-Biega National Park and Maiko National...
Folia Primatol (2020) 91 (6): 595–609.
Published Online: 29 June 2020
.... The consequences of disrupted dispersal and range use have led wildlife conservation research to focus on not only protecting isolated habitat, but also facilitating gene flow between protected areas through wildlife corridors [Correa Ayram et al., 2016; Riggio and Caro, 2017]. This perspective treats protected...
Colin A. Chapman, Julio Cesar Bicca-Marques, Amy E. Dunham, Pengfei Fan, Peter J. Fashing, Jan F. Gogarten, Songtao Guo, Michael A. Huffman, Urs Kalbitzer, Baoguo Li, Changyong Ma, Ikki Matsuda, Patrick A. Omeja, Dipto Sarkar, Raja Sengupta, Juan Carlos Serio-Silva, Yamato Tsuji, Nils C. Stenseth
Folia Primatol (2020) 91 (6): 669–687.
Published Online: 03 March 2020
... With 60% of all primate species now threatened with extinction and many species only persisting in small populations in forest fragments, conservation action is urgently needed. But what type of action? Here we argue that restoration of primate habitat will be an essential component of strategies aimed...
Folia Primatol (2019) 90 (4): 199–214.
Published Online: 20 June 2019
... to assess the sustainability of live extraction of this species. L. catta conservation will depend on these data, as the information can aid in determining motivations for capture, ownership, and sale. Subsequently, targeted conservation action can be deployed which addresses root causes of the trade...
Folia Primatol (2018) 89 (5): 316–326.
Published Online: 09 October 2018
.... These data are of great value for understanding habitat use by a Critically Endangered subspecies of savanna chimpanzee, for population density estimates of the species and for conservation programmes in this region and in savanna biomes. 14 12 2017 17 06 2018 8 08 2018 © 2018 S. Karger...
Andreia Magro Moraes, Adriana D. Grativol, Kristel M. De Vleeschouwer, Carlos R. Ruiz-Miranda, Becky E. Raboy, Leonardo C. Oliveira, James M. Dietz, Peter H.A. Galbusera
Folia Primatol (2018) 89 (6): 365–381.
Published Online: 04 October 2018
... Conservation Endangered primate Genetic differentiation Lion tamarins Deforestation often causes primate populations to become smaller and isolated [Ferreira da Silva and Bruford, 2017]. The degree of habitat disturbance and the properties of the landscape influence primate dispersal and gene flow...
Folia Primatol (2018) 89 (5): 295–304.
Published Online: 25 July 2018
...-tailed lemurs are known to persist in 32 [Gould and Sauther: Primate Conservation 2016; 30: 89–101] and 34 [LaFleur et al.: Folia Primatologica 2017; 87: 320–330] sites. A criticism of our articles [Murphy et al.: International Journal of Primatology 2017; 38: 623–628] suggested that we have inadequately...
Folia Primatol (2018) 89 (1): 30–44.
Published Online: 10 April 2018
.... Macaques Ethnography Conservation Gibraltar Discourse analysis The Barbary macaque ( Macaca sylvanus ) is the only macaque species outside Asia and the only African primate north of the Sahara. Classified as Endangered [Butynksi et al., 2008], its remaining wild population in Morocco...
Folia Primatol (2018) 88 (6): 507–522.
Published Online: 15 February 2018
... maintaining high levels of current genetic diversity. We conclude that specific actions should be implemented to develop more inclusive conservation management practices, especially improving awareness regarding the illegal wildlife trade and increased protection of wild populations and their habitats. 8...
Folia Primatol (2017) 88 (4): 323–332.
Published Online: 11 October 2017
...Sharon Gursky; Cristina Salibay; Nanda Grow; Lori Fields Over the last 2 decades the Philippine tarsier ( Carlito syrichta aka Tarsius syrichta ) has had its conservation status revised from Endangered to Data Deficient to Near Threatened. The last status change was based on a study of the species...
Folia Primatol (2017) 87 (5): 291–302.
Published Online: 29 November 2016
... Conservation Lorisidae Strepsirrhini The grey slender loris Loris lydekkerianus is a nocturnal primate endemic to southern India and central and north central Sri Lanka [Groves, 2001; Brandon-Jones et al., 2004]. Two subspecies occur in India: the Mysore slender loris Loris lydekkerianus...
Folia Primatol (2016) 87 (4): 262–277.
Published Online: 19 November 2016
... [Rylands et al., 2008]. The perception of conservation in general - including in Lerolândia, where a large proportion of respondents sympathize with the animals and keep them as pets in their homes - can be termed an ‘‘affectionate conservationism'' [Pinheiro, 2004]. Therefore, it is necessary...
Folia Primatol (2016) 86 (6): 534–551.
Published Online: 01 June 2015
... of such videos is a real threat towards awareness of the conservation crisis faced by slow lorises. Table 1 A description of each of the 5 conditions and the reasons why they indicate basic environmental and behavioural needs, and psychological well-being of slow lorises 22 01 2016 26 01...
Folia Primatol (2015) 86 (1-2): 5–13.
Published Online: 19 May 2015
... catta Ecology Behaviour Health Long-term studies Conservation Today, ring-tailed lemurs are essentially one of most recognized lemur species thanks to decades of research and publications, as well as media and films (fig. 1 ). However, Lydekker even noted this back in 1893, stating...
Folia Primatol (2015) 85 (6): 343–357.
Published Online: 21 January 2015
.... Since the launch of the Natural Forest Protection Project across the Qinling Mountains in 1999, the quality of R. roxellana habitat has shown marked improvement. This research will help promote the survival and conservation of the Sichuan snub-nosed monkey in the Qinling Mountains. baoguoli...
Folia Primatol (2013) 84 (6): 362–383.
Published Online: 28 August 2013
... conservation management, given that accurate nest builder identification is required to estimate density, crucial in monitoring, and allows inferences about environmental and social factors that may have contributed to the transition from tree to ground sleeping in early hominins. We conducted a 24-month...
Folia Primatol (2013) 83 (3-6): 377–387.
Published Online: 28 January 2013
...Amy J. Dickman Human-wildlife conflict is a growing conservation threat, and is increasingly of importance to primate conservationists. Despite this, relatively little work has been done to date on the drivers of human-primate conflict, especially compared to other conflict-causing taxa...
Folia Primatol (2013) 84 (1): 1–10.
Published Online: 28 December 2012
... geographic distribution, population densities and conservation status are scarce. In order to obtain such information, we conducted transect censuses on the Río Aushiri and Río San Antonio (right bank of Río Napo), and between the Río Curaray and the Río Arabela and Río Nashiño, respectively, and made...
Folia Primatol (2012) 83 (1): 11–23.
Published Online: 20 August 2012
..., information on their conservation status within the country is available for only a limited number of taxa. In order to assess the current distribution of primates and their conservation status, we conducted foot surveys and interviews in protected forests in the southern part of Côte d’Ivoire. Our data...