Sökning: "macaques"

Hittade 3 uppsatser innehållade ordet macaques.

  1. 1. Guarding crops against the ‘protected pest’ : interactions among farmers, monkeys, and conservation staffs in a nature reserve of Guangxi, China

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Författare :Wenxiu Li; [2019]
    Nyckelord :crop damage; macaques; human-wildlife conflict; China; protected areas; actor network theory;

    Sammanfattning : Human-wildlife conflict has become a global challenge. Crop damage by wildlife can cause significant economic loss and primates such as monkeys can cause particular problem to farmers. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Enteric pathogens of zoonotic concern in selected non-human primates in Sri Lanka

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Författare :Cecilia Tegner; [2016]
    Nyckelord :zoonosis; salmonella; Campylobacter; rotavirus; non-human primates; antibiotic resistance;

    Sammanfattning : In order to understand the dynamics of zoonotic disease transmission in the animal-human interface, a One Health approach is imperative. This study investigated the occurrence of the zoonotic pathogens Campylobacter spp., Salmonella spp. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Olfactory discrimination performance and longterm odor memory in Asian elephants (Elephas maximus)

    Master-uppsats, Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologiLinköpings universitet/Tekniska högskolan

    Författare :Alisa Rizvanovic; [2012]
    Nyckelord :Asian elephant; Elephas maximus; Behavioral testing; Olfactory discrimination; Olfactory memory;

    Sammanfattning : Behavioral evidence suggests that Asian elephants strongly rely on their sense of smell in a variety of contexts including foraging and social communication. Using a food-rewarded two-alternative operant conditioning procedure, three female Asian elephants were tested on their olfactory discrimination ability with 1-aliphatic alcohols, n-aldehydes, 2-ketones, n-carboxylic acids and with a set of twelve enantiomeric odor pairs. LÄS MER