The Power of Fitness in Mammals: Perceptions from the African Slipstream*

@article{Lovegrove2006ThePO,
  title={The Power of Fitness in Mammals: Perceptions from the African Slipstream*},
  author={Barry Gordon Lovegrove},
  journal={Physiological and Biochemical Zoology},
  year={2006},
  volume={79},
  pages={224 - 236}
}
  • B. Lovegrove
  • Published 2006
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Physiological and Biochemical Zoology
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