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Conservation database for lorises (Loris, Nycticebus) and pottos (Arctocebus, Perodicticus), prosimian primates

About us and the database (information about some coauthors, including their publication lists), contact address, impressum with some information about the data included; software needed to see everything, some links to other websites. Linking policy
Any help allowing to improve this database will be appreciated; coauthors are welcome.
Quotation of data: 
Dear database user, some helpers and coauthors kindly contributed data still unpublished elsewhere. If you quote or forward such data published here, please quote the author first in a reasonable way (authors: see numbers in the text, referring to numbers in the chapter references), do not quote such data under the name of the database compiler. Proposition for quoting (example): 
Authorname, G., 2001: data from work at the xxx Primate Rescue Station (thesis in preparation). In: Conservation database for lorises and pottos, chapter: health database, in http://www.species.net/Primates/loris/index.htm, downloaded on 20 February 2001.

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Photos by: H. Schulze, B. Meier, Ch. Keß, S. Bearder, changed
Recent / planned updates of this website

First aid for lorises and pottos, care for confiscated animals
Rescue station addresses
Threat: figures, information
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. .Contents .
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. 1) Taxonomy, populations .
. . Species and subspecies reviews (in preparation) .
. . Identification key to species and subspecies (in preparation)  .
. . Distribution maps and additional data concerning places where animals occur or have been found in the past and museum specimen localities .
. . Database for genera, species and populations of lorises and pottos, .
. . including propositions for standardized measuring and description of lorises and pottos, information about habitats and other data relevant for conservation .
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. 2) Methods for field studies and surveys; necropsy and sample collection methods .
. . Detection in the field, observation, identification marking, survey methods, other 
Information from carcasses and samples found in the wild, collection and preservation methods (in preparation)
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. 3) Reintroduction to the wild .
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. 4) Captive care, conservation breeding, studbooks: general index  .
. . Management of lorises in captivity: online husbandry manual for Asian lorisines (Fitch-Snyder et al. 2001, San Diego) .
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. .5) Diseases of lorises and pottos .
. . Information about diseases and treatment (tables); figures allowing early recognition of problems .
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. .6) Behaviour .
. . Database in preparation, at present only vocalization and literature available .
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Conservation database for lorises (Loris, Nycticebus) and pottos (Arctocebus, Perodicticus), prosimian primates
Last amendment: 21 May 2003