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Stuart, C.T. 1975. Preliminary notes on the mammals of the Namib Desert Park. Madoqua, 2(4): 5-68


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Preliminary notes on the mammals of the Namib Desert Park.

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The known distribution of sixty three species of mammals occurring in the Namib Desert Park, South West Africa is given. Notes on the habitat preferences of most of the species as well as some taxonomic data are included. Keywords: Artiodactyla, Carnivora, Cetacia, Chiroptera, Coastal area, Elephant shrews, Elephantulus, Granite hillocks, Hyracoidea, Insectivora, Inter-dune valleys, Lagamorpha, Longitudinal dunes, Macroscelididae, Open scrub, Perissodactyla, Plains, Primates, Riverine, Rodentia, Sand dunes, Savannah and Tubulidentata.

Year: 1975

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