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Cephalophus jentinki
Jentink's duiker
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Literature Cited

CITES (Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna). 2011. Appendix I, II, and III as adopted by the Conference of the Parties, valid from 22 December 2011. Available online at the CITES website.

Davies, G. and Birkenhäger, B. (1990). Jentink's duiker in Sierra Leone: Evidence from the Freetown Peninsula. Oryx 24(3): 143-146.

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 jentinki. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. Available online at the IUCN Red List 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. [editor] (1991). Walker's Mammals of the World (Fifth Edition). The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.

Shuker, K. (1993). The Lost Ark: new and rediscovered animals of the Twentieth Century. Harper Collins, London.

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.

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

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

Additional Resources

*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.

Dekeyser, P.L. and Villiers, A. (1955). Cephalophe a dos jaune et cephalophe de Jentink. Notes Africaine 66:54-57.

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

Ganas, J. and Lindsell, J.A. (2010). Photographic evidence of Jentink's duiker in the Gola Forest Reserves, Sierra Leone. African Journal of Ecology 48: 566-568.

Kuhn, H.J. (1968). Der Jentink-Ducker. Natur und Museum 98(1):17-23.

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

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