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  • Skinner, D. and Chimimba, C. T. 2005. The Mammals of the Southern African Subregion. Van der Horst, D. (ed.), 3rd ed., Cambridge University Press, Cape Town, pp. 412-416.
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  • Smith, F. A., S. K. Lyons, S. K. M. Ernest, K. E. Jones, D. M. Kaufman, T. Dayan, P. Marquet, J. H. Brown, and J. P. Haskell. 2003. Body size of late Quaternary mammals. Ecology 84:3403.
  • Spinage, C. 1986. Natural History of Antelopes. New York, New York: Facts on File Publications.
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  • Thompson, K. V. and Monfort, S. L. 1999. Synchronisation of oestrous cycles in sable antelope. Anim. Reprod. Sci. 57, 185-197.
  • Weckerly, F. W. 1998. Sexual-size dimorphism: Influence of mass and mating systems in the most dimorphic mammals. Journal of Mammalogy 79:33-52.
  • Wilson, D. E. and Herst, S. M. 1977. Ecology and factors limiting roan and sable antelope populations in South Africa. Wildlife Monogr. 54, 3-111.
  • Wilson, D., S. Hirst. 1977. Ecology and Factors Limiting Roan and Sable Antelope Populations in South Africa. Wildlife Monographs, 54: 14-107.
  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 1992. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing
  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 1993. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing. xviii + 1207
  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 2005. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2. 2142
  • Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole. 2000. Common Names of Mammals of the World
  • Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole. 2000. Common Names of Mammals of the World. xiv + 204


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