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Vol. 70, No. 6, 1999
Issue release date: November–December 1999
Folia Primatol 1999;70:362–364
(DOI:10.1159/000021719)

Predation on a Wild Slow Loris (Nycticebus coucang) by a Reticulated Python (Python reticulatus)

Wiens F. · Zitzmann A.
Funktionelle Morphologie, Institut für Anatomie, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Deutschland

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