Target Species

Species currently studied by the members or possible target species not only limited to endangered ones. Some studies are done in the wild whereas others are done in captivity.


Cotton-top tamarin
(Saguinus oedipus)

Chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)

Yakushima deer
(Cervus nippon yakushimae)

Yakushima monkey
(Macaca fuscata yakui)

Japanese monkey
(Macaca fuscata)

Bonobo
(Pan paniscus)

Patagonian glacier insect
(Andiperla willinki)

White rhinoceros
(Ceratotherium simum)

Beluga
(Delphinapterus leucas)

Indian Ocean Bottlenose Dolphin
(Tursiops aduncus)

Dog
(Canis familiaris)

Cheetah
(Acinonyx jubatus)

African elephants
(Loxodonta africana)

Giraffe
(Giraffa camelopardalis)

Spotted hyena
(Crocuta crocuta)

Common marmoset
(Callithrix jacchus)

Cattle
(Bos taurus)

Cat
(Felis catus)

Human
(Homo sapiens)

Olive baboon
(Papio anubis)

Hippopotamus
(Hippopotamus amphibius)

Guinea foul
(Numida meleagris)

Chicken
(Gallus gallus)

Savanna monkey
(Cercopithecus aethiops)

Bush back
(Tragelaphus scriptus)

Red-tailed monkey
(Cercopithecus ascanius)

Red colobus
(Procolobus badius)

Yellow baboon
(Papio cynocephalus)

Agile gibbon
(Hylobates agilis)

Gorilla
(Gorilla gorilla)

Orangutan
(Pongo pygmaeus)

Moustached Parakeet ©Hitoshi Murata
(Pssittacula alexandri)

Bottlenose dolphin
(Tursiops truncatus)

Black rhinoceros
(Diceros bicornis)

Lesser mouse-deer
(Tragulus javanicus)

Finless Porpoise
(Neophocaena phocaenoides)

Weddell seals
(Leptonychotes weddellii)

Indian Rose-necked Parakeet ©Hitoshi Murata
(Psittacula krameri)

Wolf
(Canis lupus)

Killer whale
(Orcinus orca)

Commerson's Dolphin
(Cephalorhynchus commersonii)

Blue-fronted Amazon ©Hitoshi Murata
(Amazone aestive)

Elephant seal
(Mirounga leonina)

Bushkiller
(Cayratia japonica)

Cardinal tetra
(Paracheirodon axelrodi)

Ganges River Dolphin
(Platanista gangetica)

Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta), Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica), Ostrich (Struthio camelus), Japanese cormorant (Phalacrocorax capillatus), Budgerigar (Melopsittacus undulatus), Clown Anemonefish (Amphiprion ocellaris), Neon tetra (Paracheirodon innesi), Green neon (Paracheirodon simulans), Wingless winter cranefly (Chionea nipponica), Glacier midge (Diamesa kohshimai), Empress Tree (Paulownia tomentosa), Japanese Mallotus (Mallotus japonicus),