The phantoms of a high-seven : or: why do our thumbs stick out?

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WOLTERING, Joost M., Axel MEYER, 2015. The phantoms of a high-seven : or: why do our thumbs stick out?. In: Frontiers in Zoology. 12, 23. eISSN 1742-9994. Available under: doi: 10.1186/s12983-015-0117-x

@article{Woltering2015phant-32179, title={The phantoms of a high-seven : or: why do our thumbs stick out?}, year={2015}, doi={10.1186/s12983-015-0117-x}, volume={12}, journal={Frontiers in Zoology}, author={Woltering, Joost M. and Meyer, Axel}, note={Article Number: 23} }

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