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Acoustic structure of male loud-calls support molecular phylogeny of Sumatran and Javanese leaf monkeys (genus Presbytis)

Dirk Meyer12*, John K Hodges1, Dones Rinaldi3, Ambang Wijaya34, Christian Roos5 and Kurt Hammerschmidt6

Author Affiliations

1 Reproductive Biology Unit, German Primate Center, Göttingen, Germany

2 Göttingen Center for Biodiversity and Ecology, Göttingen, Germany

3 Department of Forest Resources Conservation and Ecotourism, Bogor Agricultural University, Bogor, Indonesia

4 WWF Kalimantan Tengah, Palangkaraya, Indonesia

5 Gene Bank of Primates and Primate Genetics Laboratory, German Primate Center, Göttingen, Germany

6 Cognitive Ethology Laboratory, German Primate Center, Göttingen, Germany

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2012, 12:16  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-12-16

Published: 6 February 2012

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Calculated values of the arithmetic mean and the standard derivation of measured variables (pdf).

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Photographs of wild Presbytis taxa from Sumatra, Java and the Mentawai islands. Numbers refer to locations in Figure 1 (photograph of P.thomasi by Cedric Buttoz Girard, all others by Dirk Meyer & Ambang Wijaya) (tif).

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Spectrogram of a Presbytis loud-call with examples for measured parameters (tif).

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