We report experimental observation of new tightly and loosely bound state vector solitons with locked and precessing states of polarization in a carbon nanotube mode locked fiber laser in the anomalous dispersion regime.
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Funding: ERC (FP7-PEOPLE-2012-IAPP, project GRIFFON, No 324391).