sand dune

An accumulation of loose sand heaped up by the wind, commonly found along low-lying seashores above high-tide level, more rarely on the border of large lakes or river valleys, as well as in various desert regions, where there is abundant dry surface sand during some part of the year. (Source: BJGEO)



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Bristow CS, Duller GAT, Lancaster N 2007. Age and dynamics of linear dunes in the Namib Desert. Geology 35 (6) 555-558
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2008. Walvis Bay Biodiversity Report 2008.
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Walvis Bay Biodiversity Report 2008.pdf 3.37 MB
Rössl R, Henschel JR 1999. Ecology and diet of Psammoduon deserticola (Simon) (Araneae: Zodariidae). Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society 11 (4) 155-157
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Ecology and diet of Psammoduon deserticola_1999.pdf 159.1 KB
Henschel JR 1991. A trap to capture burrowing arachnids. Journal of Arachnology 19 150-152
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A trap to capture burrowing arachnids_1991.pdf 118.6 KB
Henschel JR 1990. Spiders wheel to escape. South Africa Journal of Science 86 (3) 151-152
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Spiders wheel to escape.pdf 168.79 KB
Norgaard T, Nilsson D-E, Henschel JR, Garm A, Wehner R 2008. Vision in the nocturnal wandering spider Leucorchestris arenicola (Araneae: Sparassidae). The Journal of Experimental Biology 211 816-823
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Vision in the nocturnal wandering spider Leucorchestris arenicola.pdf 703.72 KB
Henschel JR 1990. The biology of Leucorchestris arenicola (Araneae: Heteropodidae), a burrowing spider of the Namib dunes. Namib Ecology, 25 Years Of Namib Research 7 115-127
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The biology of Leucorchestris arenicola.pdf 637.31 KB
Demasius E 2003. Damara Terns and the upcoming holiday season. Lanioturdus 36 (4) 12-14
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Damara Terns and the upcoming holiday season_2003.pdf 391.28 KB
Simmons R 2001. Successful conservation measures for Damara Terns in Namibia. Lanioturdus 34 (1) 14-16
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Successful conservation methods for Damara Terns in Namibia.pdf 221.83 KB
von Ludwiger K, Brand H-J 2000. Erste sichtung eines Glockenreihers in Sossusvlei. Lanioturdus 33 (1&2) 27-28
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Erste sichtung eines Glockenreihers in Sossusvlei_2000.pdf 228.77 KB
Teller JT, Rybak M, Rybak A, Lancaster N, Rutter N, Ward JD 1988. Diatoms and other fossil remains in calcareous lacustrine sediments of the northern Namib Sand Sea, South West Africa/Namibia. Geomorphological studies in Southern Africa : proceedings of the Symposium on the Geomorphology of Southern Africa, 8-11 April, 1988 159-174
Scholz H 1971. Calcretes and their formation: a survey based on observations in South-West-Africa. Pedologie 21 (2) 170-180
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Calcretes and their formation_a survey.pdf 4.62 MB
Lageat Y 1994. Le désert du Namib central. Annales de Géographie 578 339-360
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Le desert du Namib central.pdf 11.83 MB
Schulze L 1963. The Tenebrionidae of southern Africa XXXVIII: On the morphology of the larvae of some Stizopina (Coleoptera: Opatrini). Scientific Papers of the Namib Desert Research Station 19 1-23
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On the morphology of the larvae of some Stizopina.pdf 4.04 MB
Koch C 1963. The Tenebrionidae of Suthern Africa XXIX: Luebbertia plana gen. et spec.nov., with a dichotomic analysis of Stizopina (Opatrini). Scientific Papers of the Namib Desert Research Station 18 1-87
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Luebbertia plana gen_ et spec_nov.pdf 12.55 MB
Koch C 1962. The Tenebrionidae of southern Africa XXXII: New psammophilous species from the Namib Desert. Annals of the Transvaal Museum 24 107-159
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New psammophilous species from the Namib Desert.pdf 4.81 MB
Kühnelt G 1969. On the biology and temperature accommodation of Lepidochora argentogrisea Koch (Col. Tenebrionidae). Scientific Papers of the Namib Desert Research Station 51 121-128
Teller JT, Lancaster N 1986. History of sediments at Khommabes, central Namib Desert. Madoqua 14 (4) 409-420
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History of sediments at Khommabes.pdf 1.68 MB
Hipondoka MHT, Busche D, Kempf J 2004. Source of Lunette dune sediments: A geomorphic terrain analysis approach in Etosha National Park, Namibia. Erdkunde 58 212-220
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SOURCE OF LUNETTE DUNE SEDIMENTS.pdf 208.22 KB
Coetzee CG 1969. The distribution of mammals in the Namib Desert and adjoining inland escarpment. Scientific Papers of the Namib Desert Research Station 40 23-36