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  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 1992. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing
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  • Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole. 2000. Common Names of Mammals of the World
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