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Vol. 69, No. 2, 1998
Issue release date: March–April 1998
Folia Primatol 1998;69:89–92

Fatal Attack among Wedge-Capped Capuchins

Miller L.
Department of Anthropology, Pitzer College, Claremont, Calif., USA

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