Rhesus macaques

Collection:
New Georgia Encyclopedia
Title:
Rhesus macaques
Subject:
Rhesus monkey--Georgia--Lawrenceville
Primates--Georgia--Lawrenceville
Macaques--Georgia--Lawrenceville
Yerkes National Primate Research Center
Emory University
Primates--Research
National Institute of Health (U.S.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Gwinnett County, Lawrenceville, 33.9562149, -83.9879625
Medium:
Color photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Image of two Rhesus macaques, which are among the seven species of nonhuman primates studied at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center, based in Atlanta at Emory University. These macaques are pictured at the center's field station in Lawrenceville, Georgia. They sit close together on a tree branch.
The Yerkes National Primate Research Center is one of eight U.S. national research centers sponsored by the National Institute of Health (NIH) for the biomedical and behavioral study of nonhuman primates.
Metadata URL:
http://georgiaencyclopedia.org/file/4733
Rights Holder:
Courtesy of Yerkes National Primate Research Center.
Additional Rights Information:
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Holding Institution:
New Georgia Encyclopedia (Project)

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