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Laycock, P.A. 1975. A brief gerbil trapping survey in an inter-dune valley in the Namib Desert. Madoqua, Series II, 4(74-80): 95-97


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A brief gerbil trapping survey in an inter-dune valley in the Namib Desert.

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In July, 1972, a preliminary trapping survey was conducted in a dune valley south of the Kuiseb River and ten kilometres west of Gobabeb, to determine the feasibility of a study of the ecology of Gerbillus paeba in the sand dunes of the Namib. Keywords: Namibia, Namib Desert, Gobabeb, Kuiseb River, mammal ecology, sampling technique, population dynamics. habitat, desert adaptation, desert environment, Gerbillurus paeba.

Year: 1975

Type: Journal Article

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