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Species of wild animals bred in captivity during 1 979 and multiple generation captive births

Species of wild animals bred in captivity during 1 979 and multiple generation captive births that failedto survive: e.g. 2.1(1.1) means that of a total of two dd and one Q of the species born, one d and one p did not survive. It must be emphasised that not all institutions indicated whether or not their animals survived, and that some record only young that have been successfully reared. Because zoos differ in their methods of record, it is not at this stage possible to standardise the criterion of ‘survival’; in many major zoos, however, it has now been established as ‘30 days or more’. 3. If the number of animals bred is unknown and they all died, this is expressed as (d). If the number is known and they all died, it is shown, for example, as (1.1). 4. Regional Primate Research Centres in the United States are given the abbreviation RPRC. If there is more than one zoological establishment within the same town, they are distinguished by an appropriate abbreviation. 5. All species listed by the IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources) as being rare, or presumed rare, in the wild have been printed as follows: *RED-CHEEKED IBIS Ceronticus eremita I U C N and have been http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png International Zoo Yearbook Wiley

Species of wild animals bred in captivity during 1 979 and multiple generation captive births

International Zoo Yearbook , Volume 21 (1) – Jan 1, 1981

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Wiley
Copyright
Copyright © 1981 Wiley Subscription Services, Inc., A Wiley Company
ISSN
0074-9664
eISSN
1748-1090
DOI
10.1111/j.1748-1090.1981.tb01999.x
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Abstract

that failedto survive: e.g. 2.1(1.1) means that of a total of two dd and one Q of the species born, one d and one p did not survive. It must be emphasised that not all institutions indicated whether or not their animals survived, and that some record only young that have been successfully reared. Because zoos differ in their methods of record, it is not at this stage possible to standardise the criterion of ‘survival’; in many major zoos, however, it has now been established as ‘30 days or more’. 3. If the number of animals bred is unknown and they all died, this is expressed as (d). If the number is known and they all died, it is shown, for example, as (1.1). 4. Regional Primate Research Centres in the United States are given the abbreviation RPRC. If there is more than one zoological establishment within the same town, they are distinguished by an appropriate abbreviation. 5. All species listed by the IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources) as being rare, or presumed rare, in the wild have been printed as follows: *RED-CHEEKED IBIS Ceronticus eremita I U C N and have been

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International Zoo YearbookWiley

Published: Jan 1, 1981

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