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Faulkner, D.K. 1988. Environment Southwest: Africa - the central Namib Desert. Environment Southwest, pages 8-11


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Environment Southwest: Africa - the central Namib Desert.

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Environment Southwest: Africa - the central Namib Desert. Keywords: Namibia, Namib Desert, Namib biology, Gobabeb, Kuiseb River, desert environment, desert ecosystem, desert fauna, desert flora, Welwitschia mirabilis, Stipagrostis sabulicolae, Camponotus detritus.

Year: 1988

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