‘in the wild’ macaque monkey pose dataset for markerless motion capture


Labuguen et al., 2020, Front Behav Neurosci

MacaquePose is an open dataset containing pictures of macaque monkeys and manually labeled annotations on them. The dataset can be downloaded from the link below. Check “readme.txt” in the downloaded file for the use of the dataset. See also Labuguen et al., 2020 for the detail of the dataset.

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Applications of the dataset

Training single-animal pose estimation (Labuguen et al., 2020)

Labuguen et al., 2020, Front Behav Neurosci

The trained network model is available on DeepLabCut Model Zoo.

Please contact the maintainers listed below for questions about the dataset:
Jumpei Matsumoto (Univ of Toyama, jm*
Tomohiro Shibata (Kyushu Inst of Technology, tom*
Ken-Ichi Inoue (Primate Research Inst, Kyoto Univ; inoue.kenichi.6z*
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This work was supported by the Cooperative Research Program of Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University, the Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research from Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (No. 16H06534 and 19H04984), and the grant of Joint Research by the National Institutes of Natural Sciences (NINS) (NINS Program No. 01111901).