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Ecology and Evolution of Melanism in Big Cats: Case Study with Black Leopards and Jaguars

By Lucas Gonçalves da Silva

Submitted: December 2nd 2016Reviewed: May 3rd 2017Published: December 20th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.69558

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Lucas Gonçalves da Silva (December 20th 2017). Ecology and Evolution of Melanism in Big Cats: Case Study with Black Leopards and Jaguars, Big Cats Avadh B. Shrivastav and Keshav P. Singh, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.69558. Available from:

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