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The Zoological Society of San Diego has established a " Frozen zoo " to store such samples using modern cryopreservation techniques from more than 355 species, including mammals, reptiles, and birds.
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He was employed by the Zoological Society of London as Curator of Mammals at the London Zoo, eventually leaving in 1966 in frustration about stagnation at the zoo.
* Murie, James On the form and structure of the Manatee ( Manatus americanus ), ( 1872 ) London, Zoological Society of London Year
The only quagga to have been photographed alive was a mare at the Zoological Society of London's Zoo in Regent's Park in 1870.
* March 21 – The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania issues the charter establishing the Zoological Society of Philadelphia, the first organization of its kind in the United States and founder of the nation's first zoo.
In the summer of 2003, the San Diego Zoological Society and Lowry Park Zoo orchestrated the capture of 11 wild African elephants from the Hlane Royal National Park in Swaziland.
The tour utilizes a wheeled tram that runs on biofuel instead of a monorail, and, unlike the monorail, the attraction now costs extra ; however, it remains free for members of the San Diego Zoological Society.
In November 2010, pangolins were added to the Zoological Society of London's list of genetically distinct and endangered mammals.
A cooperative venture between the Zoological Society of London and Mongolian scientists has resulted in successful reintroduction of these horses from zoos into their natural habitat in Mongolia ; and as of 2011 there is an estimated free-ranging population of over 300 in the wild.
** Camera trap results, Sapo National Park, Liberia, Zoological Society of London ( EDGE of Existence Programme ).
: There is a rich-coloured brown tabby hybrid to be seen at the Zoological Society Gardens in Regent's Park, between the wild cat of Bengal and a tabby she-cat.
' ( This despite an intriguing skull in the British Museum of a ' tree bear ' collected in 1869 by Oldham and discussed in the Annals of the Royal Zoological Society.
It is managed under the aegis of the Zoological Society of London ( established in 1826 ), and is situated at the northern edge of Regent's Park, on the boundary line between City of Westminster and Camden ( the Regent's Canal runs through it ).
In spite of what was for many years a standing offer of $ 50, 000 for a live, healthy snake over long by the New York Zoological Society ( NYZS ), known since 1993 as the Wildlife Conservation Society ( WCS ), no attempt to claim this reward was ever made.
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* Ed Oates, a cofounder of Oracle Corporation ; currently on the board of the San Francisco Zoological Society, and the San Jose State University Tower Foundation.
It is privately operated by the nonprofit Zoological Society of San Diego on of parkland leased from the City of San Diego, and ownership of all animals, equipment and other assets rests with the City of San Diego.
The San Diego Zoo is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums ( AZA ) and the American Association of Museums ( AAM ), and a member of the Zoological Association of America ( ZAA ) and the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums ( WAZA ).
Dr. Harry M. Wegeforth founded the Zoological Society of San Diego, meeting October 2, 1916, which initially followed precedents set by the New York Zoological Society at the Bronx Zoo.
In the USA they are kept in the Honolulu Zoo, the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, the Fort Worth Zoo, the San Diego Zoo, the National Zoological Park, the San Antonio Zoo and Aquarium and the St. Augustine Alligator Farm.
Over the next 40 years, the Zoological Society became a powerful fundraising source for the San Francisco Zoo, just as Fleishhacker had hoped when he envisioned: "… a Zoological Society similar to those established in other large cities.
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* According to the letter of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature, the correct name for this family should be Microcebidae, but the name Cheirogaleidae has been retained for stability.
This move was reversed by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature in the late 1950s, and Entamoeba has stayed ' stable ' ever since.
However, the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature ruled in 2003 that if the domestic species and the wild species are considered subspecies of each other, the scientific name of the wild species has priority, even when that subspecies was described after the domestic subspecies.
The National Zoo has a Federal Law Enforcement Agency deployed on its grounds ; the National Zoological Park Police, which consists of full-time Law Enforcement Officers.
The National Zoological Park Police is an agency that has been recognized by the United States Congress.
Friends of the National Zoo ( FONZ ), the Zoo's membership program, is the partner of the National Zoological Park that has been providing support to wildlife conservation programs at the Zoo and around the world since 1958.
All published taxonomy remains a taxonomic suggestion until ruled on by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature ( ICZN-http :// www. iczn. org /), but the body has so far not supported the change and has not addressed the taxonomic suggestion, thus the official taxonomy remains Elaphe.
However, much controversy over the taxonomic suggestion surfaced and the International Committee for Zoological Nomenclature has not supported the change.
The genus name has often been treated as feminine ( giving the species name ending montana ); however, this was not specified by the original genus author Johann Jakob Kaup, and under the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature the genus name must therefore be treated by default as masculine, giving the name ending montanus ( del Hoyo et al.
The St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park has successfully reproduced Chinese Alligators and been fortunate enough to release some of their offspring back into the wild in China.
The rules of the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature are that in general the first-published description has priority ; therefore the valid scientific name for the oceanic whitetip shark should be Carcharhinus maou.
In town is the Cathedral of Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul, a 19th century building which has a notable grey stone highlighted by white statues ; many other colonial buildings ; La place du Champ d ' Arbaud, the main square and Le Jardin Pichon, the park adjoining to the south & the Zoological and Botanical Park lies on a hilltop garden on the banks of La Rivière-aux-Herbes.
However, this petition has not been verified by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature.
As The Walter Rothschild Zoological Museum, it has been part of the Natural History Museum since 1937.
Töölö also has a vibrant cultural life, being the location of the Finnish National Opera, the National Museum of Finland, Kunsthalle Helsinki, the Zoological Museum and many small galleries.
Another well-known colony that has been studied since the 1960s includes one inside the Delhi Zoological Park where the birds arrive about 30 – 40 days after the onset of the Monsoons in Delhi.
Étienne Louis Geoffroy used Melolontha as a genus name ( 1762 ), but his book has been suppressed by the International Commission of Zoological Nomenclature, and the authority for the name is the later ( 1775 ) publication by Johan Christian Fabricius.
The East Bay Zoological Society ( EBZS ), founded in 1936 by Henry Snow's son, Sidney, has had a long relationship with the Oakland Zoo.
Smithsonian National Zoological Park, which has been closely associated with the preservation of the thamin deer, has in its conclusive observations stated: " Chatthin Wildlife Sanctuary ( CWS ) in Myanmar ( Burma ) protects the largest population of the endangered Eld's deer left in the world.
Chinese alligators are quite prolific in captivity, with estimates of the total captive population at over 10, 000 animals, mostly in the Anhui Research Centre of Chinese Alligator Reproduction and the Madras Crocodile Bank, as well as in numerous zoos, including the St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park which has successfully bred the Chinese alligator and has been fortunate enough to release some of the offspring back into the wild in China.