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Evolution/Taxonomy References

Baker, A. J. Evolution of the Social System of the Golden Lion Tamarin. College Park, MD: University of Maryland; 1991.

Byrd, K E. Sequences of dental ontogeny and Callitrichid taxonomy. Primates; 1981; 22: 103-118.

Coimbra-Filho, A F; Mittermeier, R A. Taxonomy of the genus Leontopithecus (Lesson, 1840). Bridgewater, D D. Saving the Lion Marmoset. Wheeling, WV: Wild Animal Propagation Trust; 1972: 7-22.

DuBrul, E L. The skull of the lion marmoset, Leontideus rosalia . Amer. J. Phys. Anthrop.; 1965; 23: 261-276.

Ford, S M. Callitrichids as phyletic dwarfs, and the place of the Callitrichidae. Primates; 1980; 21: 31-43.

Rosenberger, A L. Evolution of feeding niches in New World monkeys. Amer. J. Physical Anthropology; 1992; 88: 525-562.

Rosenberger, A L. Evolution of New World monkeys. In: Jones, S; Martin, R; Pilbeam, D, eds. The Cambridge Ecyclopaedia of Human Evolution; 1992: 209-216.

Rosenberger, A L. Tamarin taxonomy: lesson behind the names. Zoogoer; 1993; 22(1): 12-17.

Thorington, R W Jr. The systematics of New World monkeys. PAHO Scient. Publ. No 317; 1976; 317: 8-18.