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Cephalophus zebra
Zebra duiker
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Literature Cited

Barnes, R., Greene, K., Holland, J., and Lamm, M. (2002). Management and husbandry of duikers at the Los Angeles Zoo. Zoo Biology 21(2): 107-121.

CITES (Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna). 2012. Appendix I, II, and III as adopted by the Conference of the Parties, valid from 25 September 2012. Available online at the CITES website.

East, R. [compiler] (1999). African Antelope Database 1998. IUCN/SSC Antelope Specialist Group, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Farst, D.D., Thompson, D.P., Stones, G.A., Burchfield, P.M., and Hughes, M.L. (1980). Maintenance and breeding of duikers (Cephalophus spp.) at Gladys Porter Zoo, Brownsville. International Zoo Yearbook 20: 93-99.

Happold, D.C.D. (1973). Large Mammals of West Africa. Longman Group, Ltd., London.

IUCN SSC Antelope Specialist Group (2008). Cephalophus zebra. In: IUCN (2012). IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. Available online at the IUCN Redlist website.

Kingdon, J. (1997). The Kingdon Field Guide to African Mammals. Academic Press, London and New York.

Newing, H. (2001). Bushmeat hunting and management: implications on duiker ecology and interspecific competition. Biodiversity and Conservation 10(1): 99-108.

Nowak, R.M. [ed.] (1991). Walker's Mammals of the World (Fifth Edition). The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.

Schweers, V.S. (1984). Zur Fortpflanzungsbiologie des Zebraduckers Cephalophus zebra (Gray, 1838) im Vergleich zu anderen Cephalophus-Arten. Zeitschrift fur Saugetierkunde 49: 21-36.

Udell, C.C. (1981). Breeding the zebra duiker (Cephalophus zebra) at the Los Angeles Zoo. International Zoo Yearbook 21: 155-158.

Walther, F.R. (1990). Duikers and Dwarf Antelopes. Pp. 325-343 in: Parker, S.P. [ed.] (1990). Grzimek's Encyclopedia of Mammals, Vol. 5. McGraw-Hill, New York.

Weigl, R. (2005). Longevity of Mammals in Captivity: from the living collections of the world. E Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandling, Stuttgart.

Wilson, D.E. and Reeder, D.M. [eds] (1993). Mammal Species of the World (Second Edition). Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press. Available online at the Mammal Species of the World website.

Wilson, V.J. [compiler] (1987). Action plan for duiker conservation. IUCN/SSC Antelope Specialist Group and Chipangali Wildlife Trust.

Wilson, V.J. (2001). Duikers of Africa: Masters of the African forest floor. Zimbi Books, South Africa.

Additional Resources

*Alden, P. C., R. D. Estes, D. Schlitter, and B. McBride. 1995. National Audubon Society Field Guide to African Wildlife. New York: Chanticleer Press.

Bogart, M.H., Kumamoto, A.T., Porter, S.L., and Benirschke, K. (1977). The karyotype of the zebra duiker Cephalophus zebra. CIS (Chromosome Information Service) (23): 17-18.

Davies, A.G. (1987). The Gola Forest Reserves, Sierra Leone. Wildlife conservation and forest management. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

East, R. [ed.] (1990). Antelopes Global Survey and Regional Action Plans. Part 3: West and Central Africa. IUCN/SSC Antelope Specialist Group.

Eves, H. (2000). Duikers: A primary target for Africa's bushmeat trade. Animal Keepers' Forum 27(11): 497-505.

Eves, H.E., and Bakarr, M. I. (2001). Impacts of bushmeat hunting on wildlife populations in West Africa's Upper Guinea forest ecosystem. In: Hunting and Bushmeat Utilization in the African Rain Forest. Conservation International, Washington D.C.

*Frädrich, H. (1964). Beobachtungen zur Kreuzung zwischen Schwarzrückenducker, Cephalophus dorsalis Gray 1846, und Zebraducker, Cephalophus zebra Gray 1838. Zeitschrift fur Säugetierekunde 29: 46-51.

Jordt, D.K. (1962). Diät zur Handaufzucht eines Zebraduckers. International Zoo Yearbook 4: 329.

Thomas, O. (1892). On the antelopes of the genus Cephalophus. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1892: 413-430.

*van Vuuren, B.J., and Robinson, T. J. (2001). Retrieval of four adaptive lineages in duiker antelope: Evidence from mitochondrial DNA sequences and fluorescence in situ hybridization. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 20(3): 409-425.

Wilson, V.J., and Wilson, B.L.P. (1990). Notes on the duikers of Sierra Leone. Arnoldia Zimbabwe 9(33): 451-462.

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