By Robert A. Harris
Comprised of sixteen chapters, this quantity begins with the idea that of choosing nonhuman primates within the organic examine. the subsequent subject matters are concerning the observations in regards to the feeding habit of the nonhuman primates and their dietary prestige. additionally mentioned are the feeding difficulties encountered by way of imported primates. different areas of difficulty within the topic of vitamin and foodstuff also are mentioned, corresponding to the impression of changing the nutritional amino acids at the food of a rhesus monkey and malnutrition in the course of adolescence.
The following chapters describe the dietary standards of nonhuman primates together with macaque monkeys, Cebus monkeys, squirrel and woolly monkeys, marmosets, and baboons. The observations concerning their feeding habit also are mentioned. subject matters relating to dietary deficiency illnesses in addition to their syndromes and ailments affecting their usefulness in nutrients examine also are coated during this booklet.
This compilation of analysis is a correct source for pros, scientists, and researchers in primate reviews and biological/biomedical research.
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Feeding and Nutrition of Nonhuman primates by Robert A. Harris