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for the chapter about necropsy and sample preservation methods for carcasses or materials found in the wild
in the loris and potto conservation database
 

Ansell, W. F. H., 1965: Standardisation of field data on mammals. Zoologica Africana 1 (1): 97-113.

AZA (North American) Prosimian Taxon Advisory Group, 2002: Genetic Projects. Project #1. In: North American prosimian taxon advisory group newsletter, http://www.stlzoo.org/content.asp?page_name=Prosimian#B. Seen on 16 June 2002.

Bearder, S. K.; Honess, P. E.; Bayes, M.; Ambrose, L.; Anderson, M., 1996: Assessing galago diversity. A call for help. In: electronic version of African Primates 2 (1), newsletter of the IUCN/SSC Primate Specialist Group, July 1996, http://www.primate.wisc.edu/pin/news/apn2.1.html

Benirschke, K., 2002: Comparative placentation. http://medicine.ucsd.edu/cpa/mac.html. Seen 16 October 2002, last updated 14 October 2002

Charles-Dominique, P., 1971: Éco-éthologie des prosimiens du Gabon. Biol. Gabon 7: 121-228.

Charles-Dominique, P., 1974: Ecology and feeding behaviour of five sympatric lorisids in Gabon. Pp. 131-150 in: Prosimian Biology, R. D. Martin, G. A. Doyle, A. C. Walker (eds.), Duckworth, London.

DES-CASE Europe sarl (import of US industrials products) website, www.jcb-conseils.com/version_anglaise/transfous.html. Seen 29 August 2002.

Downing, S. C., 1945: Color changes in mammal skins during preparation. Journal of Mammalogy 26: 128-132.

Drodz, A., 1975: Analysis of stomach contents of small mammals. Pp. 337-341 in: Grodzinski, W.; Klekowski, R. Z.; Duncan, A. (eds.): Methods for ecological bioenergetics. IBP Handbook 24. Blackwell Scientific, Oxford.

Echsel, H.; Racek, M., 1979: Biologische Präparation: Arbeitsbuch für Interessierte an Instituten und Schulen [Biological preparation - for use at institutes and schools]. 2., überarb. und erw. Aufl. Jugend und Volk, Wien. - 253 S. ISBN 3-7141-5245-8   (German)

GeeJay Chemicals Ltd. (UK supplier of silica gels and molecular sieves, desiccants for preventing moisture damage) website. www.geejaychemicals.co.uk/silicagel.htm.  Seen: 29 August 2002; safety data dated: 01/07/2000

Goonan, P., pers. comm.

Groves, C. P., 2002 in press: Morphology, morphometrics and taxonomy. In: Primate Field Methods, Debbie Curtis, Jo Setchell (eds.).

Hackländer, K.; Sternbach, E.; Frisch, C.; Ruf, T., 2001: Placental scar analysis: a method to determine reproductive history in female mammals. 94. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft. Zoology 104, (Suppl.), 17. Zoology Suppl. IV: 17.

Hangay, G.; Dingley, M., 1985: Biological museum methods. Vol. 1: vertebrates. Academic Press, Sydney [u. a.].  ISBN: 0 12 323301 1

Hladik, C. M., 1979: Diet and ecology in prosimians. Pp. 307-358 in: The Study of Prosimian Behavior, Doyle, G. A.; Martin, R. D. (eds.), Academic Press, New York.

King, J. M.; Dodd, D. C.; Roth, L.; Newson, M. E. (undated): The necropsy book. Charles Louis Davis, DVM Foundation Publishers, Gurnee, USA.

Kraft, W.; Dürr, U. (eds.), 1999: Klinische Labordiagnostik in der Tiermedizin. 5 edition, Schattauer Verlag, Stuttgart, New York.   (German)

Luna, L. G., 1968: Manual of histological staining methods of the armed forces institute of pathology. 3rd ed., New York, McGraw Hill. 258 pp. (Quoted in Nagorsen, Peterson)

Munson, L., 2000: Necropsy procedures for wild animals. With input from: W. B. Karesh, M. F. McEntee, L. J. Lowenstine, M. E. Roelke-Parker, E. Williams and M. H. Woodford; Illustrations by D. Haines). Pp. 203-224 in: Conservation research in the African rain forests: a technical handbook. White, Lee; Edwards, Anne (eds.), Wildlife Conservation Society, New York. ISBN: 0-9632064-4-3 (english), ISBN: 0-9632064-5-1 (french).
Also in: http://www.vetmed.ucdavis.edu/whc/Necropsy/TOC.html,  the University of California - Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital's home page, seen: 17.06.02;
also available in Porteguese, French, and Spanish from the Wildlife Conservation Society, see http://wcs.org/

Nagorsen, D. W.; Peterson, R. L., 1980: Mammal collectors´ manual. A guide for collecting, documenting, and preparing mammal specimens for scientific research. Belonging to the unnumbered series: Life Sciences Miscellaneous Publications. Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto. ISBN: 0-88854-255-0 pa.
 

Osman Hill, W. C., 1953: Primates: Comparative anatomy and taxonomy. Vol. I, Strepsirhini. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.
 
Osman Hill, W. C., 1972: Evolutionary Biology of the Primates. Academic Press, London, New York.
 
Osman Hill, W. C.; Rewell, R. E., 1948: The caecum of primates. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 26, part III, no. 1: 199-256
 
Parnell, R. J., 2000: Information from animal tracks and trail. Pp. 157-189 in: Conservation research in the African rain forests: a technical handbook. White, Lee; Edwards, Anne (eds.), Wildlife Conservation Society, New York. ISBN: 0-9632064-4-3 (english), ISBN: 0-9632064-5-1 (french).

Piechocki, R., 1986: Makroskopische Präparationstechnik: Leitfaden für das Sammeln, Präparieren und Konservieren. [Macroscopic preparation techniques - a guideline for collection, preparation and preservation]. Fischer, Jena    (German)

Porton, I. (undated): Lemur Locality report. In: AZA Prosimian Taxon Advisory Group Newsletter, http://www.stlzoo.org/content.asp?page_name=Prosimian#B. Seen: 16.06.02

Pschyrembel: Klinisches Wörterbuch, 1994. [Clinical dictionary], 257 edition., Walter de Gruyter, Berlin (German).

Rabinowitz, A.; Hart, J.; White, L., 2000: Information from dead animals and their curation. Pp. 191-201 in: Conservation research in the African rain forests: a technical handbook. White, Lee; Edwards, Anne (eds.), Wildlife Conservation Society, New York. ISBN: 0-9632064-4-3 (english), ISBN: 0-9632064-5-1 (french).

Sanderson, I. T., 1940: The mammals of the north Cameroon forest area. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London 14: 623-725.

Schoon, H.-A., undated lecture manuscript: Anleitung zur Erstellung eines tierärztlichen Sektionsberichtes [How to write a veterinarian necropsy report]. Institute of Veterinary Pathology, Veterinary Academy Leipzig. German, unpublished.

Streicher, U., 2000-2004: unpublished data from work as a veterinarian at the Endangered Primate Rescue Center, Vietnam, including data from:
      Streicher, U., thesis in preparation.

Sumner, F. B., 1926: An analysis of geographic variation in mice of the Peromyscus polionotus group from Florida and Alabama. Journal of Mammalogy 7 (3): 149-184 (+ 4 plates).

Sumner, F. B., 1927: Linear and colorimetric measurements of small mammals. Journal of Mammalogy 8 (3): 177-206.

Sutherland-Smith, M.; Stalis, I.: Review of loris clinical information and pathology data from the San Diego Zoo: 1982 - 1995. In: Fitch-Snyder, H.; Fitch-Snyder, H.; Schulze, H.; Larsson, L. C. et al. (meeting edition published in 1999, update in press): Management of Lorises in captivity. A husbandry manual for Asian Loridae (Nycticebus & Loris spp.). Center for Reproduction of Endangered Species, Zoological Society of San Diego, Box 551, San Diego, CA 92112-0551.

Unpublished data from the breeding colony at Ruhr-University, including data by B. Meier and post mortem reports from animals from this colony by R. Plesker, Paul-Ehrlich-Institut.

Unpublished observations of cooperating breeders

Voigt, C. C.; Faßbender, M; Dehnhard, M; Jewgenow, K.; Schaub, G. A., 2002: Blood-sucking bugs as a non-invasive method of blood sampling for hormonal analysis in behavioural studies. Abstract. Pp. 18-19 in: 95. Jahresversammlung der DZG in Halle 2002, Abstracts Behavioural Biology, pp. 18-19, http://www.dzg2002.uni-halle.de/download/01-abstr.pdf. Seen: 9 September 2002

Williams, O., 1962: A technique for studying microtine food habits. Journal of Mammalogy 43: 365-368.  (Quoted by Nagorsen and Peterson, 1980)

Wobeser, G. A., 1994: Investigation and Management of Disease in Wild Animals. Plenum Press, New York, London. ISBN: 0-306-44703-7.

Wobeser, G. A., 1994 b: Samples, sampling and sample collection. Chapter 7, pp. 87-102 in: Wobeser, G. A.: Investigation and Management of Disease in Wild Animals. Plenum Press, New York, London. ISBN: 0-306-44703-7.

Wobeser, G. A.; Spraker, T. R., 1980: Post-mortem examination. Pp. 89-98 in: Wildlife Management Techniques Manual, 4th edition, S. D. Schemnitz (ed.), The Wildlife Society, Washington, D.C.   ISBN: 0-933564-08-2.

Wobeser, G. A.; Spraker, T. R.; Harms, V. L., 1980: Collection and field preservation of biological materials. Pp. 537-551 in: Wildlife Management Techniques Manual, 4th edition, S. D. Schemnitz (ed.), The Wildlife Society, Washington, D.C.   ISBN: 0-933564-08-2.
 

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