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References for the loris and potto measuring standard

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Manley, G. H., 1966: Reproduction in lorisoid primates. Symposia of the Zoological Society of London 15: 439-509

Manley, G. H., 1976: Functions of the external genital glands of Perodicticus and Arctocebus. Pp. 313-329 in: Prosimian Behaviour, Martin, R.D.; Doyle, G. A.; Walker, A. C. (eds.), Duckworth, London.

Martin, R., 1914: Lehrbuch der Anthropologie in systematischer Darstellung mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der anthropologischen Methoden. Gustav Fischer Verlag, Jena.

Martin, R. D., 1990: Primate origin and evolution. A phylogenetic reconstruction. Chapman and Hall, London

Molez-Verrière, N.; Vincent, F., 1997: Dental age determination in young bushbabies. Folia Primatologica 68: 106-109

Mollison, T. H., 1938: Spezielle Methoden anthropologischer Messungen: Pp. 34-? in: Handbuch der biologischen Arbeitsmethoden. E. Aberhalden (ed.), Urban & Schwarzenberg.

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Osman Hill, W. C., 1942: The slender loris of the Horton Plains, Ceylon, Loris tardigradus nycticeboides subsp. nov.. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 43: 73-78.

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Osman Hill, W. C.; Phillips, W. W. A., 1932: A new race of slender loris from the Highlands of Ceylon. Ceylon Journal of Science / Spolia Zeylanica XVII (2): 109-123.

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