arid land ecosystem

The interacting system of a biological community and its non-living environmental surroundings in a climatic region where the annual precipitation averages less than 10 inches per year. (Source: TOE / DOE)



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Döderlein L 1908. Asterina lüderitziana, eine neue Art aus Sudwest-Afrika. Jahrbuecher Des Vereins Fuer Naturkunde Wiesbaden 61 196-198
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Meyer PG 1973. Neue und wenig bekannte Acanthaceen aus dem Kaokoveld (Südwestafrika). Mitteilungen der Botanischen Staatssammlung München 11 101-113
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Henschel J, Beysens D, Milimouk I, Muselli M, Heusinkveld B, Jacobs A 2007. Dew occurrence and collection in Gobabeb, Central Namib Desert.
Douglas CMS, Mulligan M, Harrison XA, Henschel JR, Pettorelli N, Cowlishaw G 2016. Widespread dieback of riparian trees on a dammed ephemeral river and evidence of local mitigation by tributary flows. PeerJ 4 e2622
Ishida Y, Van Coeverden de Groot PJ, Leggett KEA, Putnam AS, Fox VE, Lai J, Boag PT, Georgiadis NJ, Roca AL 2016. Genetic connectivity across marginal habitats: the elephants of the Namib Desert. Ecology and Evolution 6 (17) 6189-6201
Rathbun GB, Osborne TO, Coals PGR 2015. Distribution of the Etendeka round-eared sengi (Macroscelides micus), a Namibian endemic mammal. Journal of the Namibia Scientific Society 63 153-157
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Jensen R 1972. Adaptation of birds to arid and semi-arid habitats in central S.W.A.. Ornithologische Arbeitsgruppe SWA Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft 8 (3/4) 1-10
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Adaptation of birds to arid and semi arid habitats in SWA_1972.pdf 959.63 KB
Sossinka R 1973. Besonderheiten der hormonellen steuerung der Brutperiodik einiger Vogelgruppen arider lebensraeume. Ornithologische Arbeitsgruppe SWA Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft 8 (9/10) 1-5
Frost PGH, Siegfried WR, Greenwood PJ, Burger AE 1973. Behavioural adaptations of the Jackass penguin to a hot, arid environment. Ornithologische Arbeitsgruppe SWA Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft 9 (7/8) 3
Maclean GL 1973. Arid zone adaptations in southern African birds. Ornithologische Arbeitsgruppe SWA Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft 9 (7/8) 4-5
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Dean WRJ, Barnard P, Anderson MD 2009. When to stay, when to go: trade-offs for southern African arid-zone birds in times of drought. South Africa Journal of Science 105 24-28
Stapff FM 1887. Karte des untern !Khuisebthales. Petermanns Mitteilungen 33 202-214
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Armstrong S 1991. How baboons survive in world's worst desert. New Scientist 2 (March 1991) 24
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Srivastava P, Brook GA, Marais E 2004. A record of fluvial aggradation in the northern Namib Desert during the Late Quaternary. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie 133 1-18
Rashid F, Heyns J 1990. Tylenchorhynchus species from Namibia (Nematoda: Belonolaimidae). Phytophylactica 22 403-412
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Tylenchorhynchus species from Namibia.pdf 1.17 MB
Heine K 1985. Jungquartaere Klimaschwankungen auf der Suedhalbkugel. Zentralblatt der Geologie und Paläontologie 1 (11/12) 1751-1768
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Jungquartaere Klimaschwankungen auf der Suedhalbkugel.pdf 1.88 MB
Heine K 1993. On the ages of humid Late Quaternary phases in southern African arid areas (Namibia, Botswana). Palaeoecology of Africa and the Surrounding Islands 23 149-164
Marker ME 1983. Fluvial deposits of the middle Kuiseb valley, Namibia. Journal of Arid Environments 6 (4) 333-348
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Fluvial deposits of the middle Kuiseb valley.pdf 10.59 MB
Kaiser E, Beetz W 1919. Die Wassererschließung in der südlichen Namib Südwestafrikas. Zeitschrift für praktische Geologie 11/12 165-186
Jacobson K 1994. The ephemeral rivers of the Namib. Namib Bulletin 11 7-9
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The ephemeral rivers of the Namib.pdf 1.59 MB
Jacobson K 1994. Fungi in the desert. Namib Bulletin 11 9-12
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Fungi in the desert.pdf 1.21 MB