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Research Interests for Thomas T Struhsaker

Research Interests: Ecology, demography, behavior, and conservation

Currently involved in ecological and demographic studies of the Udzungwa Red Colobus Monkey in the Udzungwa Mts. of Tanzania. The long-term goal of this project is to increase our understanding of this vulnerable, endemic species and to improve the conservation of it and its habitat along with all of the other endemic and endangered species of this area.

Areas of Interest:

tropical rain forest ecology and conservation

strategies for effective protection of tropical forest parks

long-term population dynamics of rain forest mammals

impact of logging on tropical forest regeneration and wildlife

mammalian behavior and ecology

Recent Publications   (search)
  1. Struhsaker, TT; Angedakin, S; Landsmann, A, Facial and genital lesions in baboons (Papio anubis) of Kibale National Park, Uganda., Primates; Journal of Primatology, vol. 60 no. 2 (March, 2019), pp. 109-112 [doi[abs]
  2. Struhsaker, TT; Chapman, CA; Pope, TR; Marcus, JR, Healthy baboon with no upper jaw or nose: an extreme case of adaptability in the Kibale National Park, Uganda., Primates, vol. 52 no. 1 (January, 2011), pp. 15-18 [doi[abs]
  3. T.T. Struhsaker, The Red Colobus Monkeys: variation in demography, behavior, and ecology of endangered species. (April, 2010), Oxford University Press, ISBN 978-0-19-852958-3

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