Chapter Index
Some studbooks

Asian lorises (Loris, Nycticebus spp.), North American regional studbook, and
Nycticebus pygmaeus, international studbook:
     Helena Fitch-Snyder
     Phone: (619) 475-6813
     E-mail:  nycticebus@yahoo.com

Slow loris studbook for Europe: earlier kept at London Zoo; at present no information about someone else who minds this

 Nycticebus pygmaeus, EEP coordinator  (European breeding coordination)
     Radoslaw Ratajszczak, Vice Director,
     Poznan Zoo / Wielkopolski Ogrod Zoologiczny, Dyreckja, ul. Browarna 25, 61-063 Poznan, Poland
     E-mail: zoo@zoo-poznan.pl or radoslaw@zoo.poznan.nom.pl

Loris tardigradus / lydekkerianus nordicus EEP (Europaeisches Erhaltungszuchtprogramm / European breeding program)
     Coordinator: Dr. Ruediger Dmoch
     Contact via Zoo Frankfurt, Alfred-Brehm-Platz 16, 60316 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
     E-mail: messages sent to helga.schulze@loris-conservation.org can be forwarded
     (Precursor: studbook for L. t. nordicus, in the past kept at Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany)

Perodicticus potto, North American regional studbook:
     Cheryl Frederick
     Woodland Park Zoo
     601 North 59th Street
     Seattle, WA 98103-5858
     E-mail: Cheryl.Frederick@Zoo.org

ISIS species holdings listhttp://www.isis.org/:  information in which zoos species / subspecies are kept.

EAZA = European Association of Zoos and Aquaria

AZA = American Zoo ? Aquarium Association (former AAZPA = American Association for Zoos, Parks, and Aquariums).

Prosimian Taxon Advisory Groups:
See also Primate Information Network, University of Wisconsin: International directory of primatology - taxon advisory groups, species coordinators and studbook keepers

European Prosimian Taxon Advisory Group
      Achim Johann, Direktor
      Tierpark Rheine, Salinenstra?e 150,  48432 Rheine, Germany
      Fax: x49-597116148-20
      E-mail: ajohann@naturzoo.de

AZA (North American) Prosimian Taxon Advisory Group
     Ingrid Porton,
     St. Louis Zoo, Forest Park, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA
     Fax: x1-314-647-7969
     E-mail: rufflemur@aol.com

Some more institutions and links in connection with conservation breeding:

CBSG = Conservation Breeding Specialist Group, Species Survival Commission, IUCN
Directory of Species Specialist Groups by Quantum Conservation

Animal exchange between zoos:
http://www.species.net (website by Quantum Conservation for husbandry information, all species)
http://www.tiertausch.de (website by Quantum Conservation: zoo animal search, surplus / wanted animals)

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In: Loris and potto conservation database, captive care and management 
Compiled by H. Schulze in cooperation with H. Fitch-Snyder and others
Last amendment: 13 January 2005

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