Leontopithecus chrysopygus — Literature

Golden-rumped Lion Tamarin learn more about names for this taxon

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  • Passos, F. C., and A. C. Kim. 1999. Nectar feeding on Mabea fistulifera Mart. (Euphorbiaceae) by black lion tamarins, Leontopithecus chrysopygus Mikan, 1823 (Callitrichidae), during the dry season in southeastern Brazil. Mammalia 63:519-521.
  • Purvis, A., J. L. Gittleman, G. Cowlishaw, and G. M. Mace. 2000. Predicting extinction risk in declining species. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London 267:1947-1952.
  • Richard Weigl (2005) Longevity of Mammals in Captivity; from the Living Collections of the World. Kleine Senckenberg-Reihe 48: Stuttgart.
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  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 2005. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 1. xxxv + 743
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  • Wolters, J., K. Immelmann. 1990. Marmosets and Tamarins. Pp. 183-201 in S Parker, ed. Grzimek's Encyclopedia of Mammals, Vol. 2. New York: McGraw Hill.


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