Leptospirosis terminal en un mono lanudo (Lagothrix lagothricha) en Colombia A captive woolly monkey (Lagothrix lagothricha) displayed severe lethargy. Primates. Apr;57(2) doi: /s Epub Feb Fruits eaten by woolly monkeys (Lagothrix lagothricha) at local and. Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd. ;(9) The woolly monkey (Lagothrix lagothricha): a possible model for human hypertension research. Müller M.

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Retrieved 25 December Investigation of zoonotic infections among Auckland Zoo staff: General Patterns and Non-suspensory modes”.

The woolly monkey (Lagothrix lagothricha): a possible model for human hypertension research.

Barbiturate euthanasia solutions can cause vascular damage and necrosis in different organs. Like all species of woolly monkey, brown woolly monkeys are omnivorous, but mainly frugivorous. Smithsonian series in comparative evolutionary biology. Inter-group competition during feeding times causes the juveniles to be displaced by the adult males and females with offspring resulting lagothrricha an increase in feeding on arthropods and leaves.

The fact that a single animal was infected in the enclosure might be due to individual infection susceptibility possibly related to endocrine responses stress from multiple sources. Lagothriicha with ‘species’ microformats All articles lagofhricha unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from August Vet J ; Adler B, de la Pena-Moctezuma A.


Rodent control and biosecurity measures are recommended for all institutions keeping mammals in order to avoid pathogen transmission to personnel and between enclosures. Leptospirosis in primates other than man.

This page was last edited on 30 Octoberat This anicteric infection was characterized by leukocytopenia. However, captivity-associated confinement of non-native species may increase exposure to peridomestic reservoirs, promoting pathogen transmission potential to animals and personnel 6. Necropsy revealed presence of abundant abdominal adipose tissue, in addition to free blood in thorax and abdomen.

It has been suggested that the local extirpation of the species in some parts of its former range in Brazil was caused by the lack of hunting laws enforced upon indigenous groups. Johns Hopkins University Press.

Of interest, the biochemical panel revealed hypoalbuminemia and hypocalcemia. A captive woolly monkey Lagothrix lagothricha displayed severe lethargy, vomiting and diarrhea. Am J Med Sci ; Anatomy of the brachial plexus of the Woolly-Monkey Lagothrix lagothricha.

Lagtohricha zoo-born, adult 8 kg male woolly monkey Lagothrix lagotricha had been part of the collection of the Zoological Foundation of Cali, Colombia, since It could also be due to the bactericidal treatment administered Brown woolly monkey L.

Coiba Island howler A. Fatalities typically arise due to renal-vascular dysfunction that leads to renal, cardiac, or respiratory failure 3.

Brown woolly monkey – Wikipedia

The monkey had moderate anemia with unremarkable values of both mean corpuscular volume and mean corpuscular hemoglobin, indicating a normocytic normochromic anemia characterized by severe poikilocytosis and polychromasia, with many echinocytes, and moderate Howell-Jolly bodies, in addition to leukopenia with moderate neutropenia.


Journal of Human Evolution. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. Antibiotic and supportive treatment was also administered lagothrux anesthesia.

Brown woolly monkey

The brown woolly monkey is classified as a vulnerable species by the IUCN. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.

Evaluation of two antimicrobial therapies in the treatment of Leptospira borgpetersenii serovar hardjo infection in experimentally infected cattle. Red-faced spider monkey A.

DIC and leukopenia are common findings amongst patients with sepsis, and leptospirosis is considered a frequent cause of sepsis in tropical regions 9. International Journal of Primatology. Females are possessive of males and may harass others that try to interact with a male. Although leptospirosis is not a reportable disease in Colombia, it is listed internationally as an important occupational disease in captive facilities 6and it holds economic relevancy.