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greyish baboon of southern and eastern Africa

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Among the serum samples tested, 2 (4%) from 50 yellow baboons, 11 (22%) from 50 chacma baboons, and 6 (7%) from 89 vervet monkeys had HPIV3 antibodies (Table; Figure 2).
Sample information and results of the molecular and serologic analyses of human parainfluenza virus type 3, Zambia RT-PCR Sampling positive/ Animal (species) location total * Yellow baboons (Papio cynocephalus) Mfuwe 1/50 Vervet monkeys (Chlorocebus pygerythrus) Mfuwe 0/50 Chacma baboons (P.
Problem animals, indigeneity and land: the Chacma baboon in South African writing.
He continues by saying that "little children are by no means exempt" from these conditions and that his observation of the chacma baboon's behaviour similarly illustrates a "representation of the same inherent pain of consciousness at the height of its diurnal rhythm" (Marais, 2001:106).
The primary aim of this study was to assess the diagnostic efficacy of ROTEG in the quantification of plasma fibrinolytic activity (PFA) or the intensity of the 'lytic state' during thrombolytic therapy in the Chacma baboon.
Significantly, the lack of rights for nonhuman animals generally, and these chacma baboons specifically, is set against the South African Constitution which has recognised the rights of all humans but not those of nonhuman animals.
He added the reserve hoped to use technology as a research tool, starting with the common Chacma baboon, where there is a gap in knowledge about the effects of predation on the animal.
injected 6 wild-caught Chacma baboons (Papio ursinus orientalis) with pooled HBV-positive serum and analyzed the baboons for 52 weeks by using sensitive molecular techniques to detect evidence of transmission (16).
Over a six-month period in Tsaobis Leopard Park in Namibia, ZSL scientists followed troops of chacma baboons (Papio ursinus) on foot from dawn to dusk.
In recent years, chacma baboons have been making themselves heard in the South African press.
En route to Sanctuary Baines' Camp, he pointed out a baby bull elephant bulldozing through trees and to troops of vervet monkeys and chacma baboons scampering through trees with their tiny offspring clinging on for dear life.
The Cape Peninsula in South Africa is home to many species of wildlife, including [approximately equal to] 470 chacma baboons (Papio ursinus), which are a major tourist attraction and source of chronic conflict for local residents.
Chacma baboons have a despotic social structure in which a single alpha male can almost completely monopolise mating opportunities by guarding females during their oestrus periods.
In the study on chacma baboons, offspring of females sharing a unique and emotional bond with each other lived much longer than the children of those who didn't mingle with other females.
To see if other primate faces convey enough information to determine relatedness, the scientists tested whether humans could see a family resemblance in chimpanzees, lowland mountain gorillas, mandrills and chacma baboons.