Conservation Value of Remnant Riparian Forest Corridors of Varying Quality for Amazonian Birds and Mammals
Version of Record online: 31 JAN 2008
©2008 Society for Conservation Biology
Volume 22, Issue 2, pages 439–449, April 2008
How to Cite
LEES, A. C. and PERES, C. A. (2008), Conservation Value of Remnant Riparian Forest Corridors of Varying Quality for Amazonian Birds and Mammals. Conservation Biology, 22: 439–449. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2007.00870.x
- Issue online: 31 JAN 2008
- Version of Record online: 31 JAN 2008
- Paper submitted February 20, 2007; revised manuscript accepted August 27, 2007.
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