oa Madoqua - On the biology of the lizard Angolosaurus skoogi in the Namib Desert
|Article Title||On the biology of the lizard Angolosaurus skoogi in the Namib Desert|
|© Publisher:||Namibian Ministry of Environment and Tourism|
|Affiliations||1 *Department of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg. **Desert Ecological Research Unit, Swakopmund. ***Department of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg. ****Department of Nature Conservation, Windhoek|
|Publication Date||Jan 1987|
|Pages||201 - 216|
|Keyword(s)||Barchanoid ridges, Diet, Feeding, Habitat, Locomotion, Metabolic rate, Morphology, Nara plant, Population, Population characteristics, Predation, Surface behaviour and Thermoregulation|
Angolosaurus skoogi, a cordylid lizard, inhabits the sand dune slipfaces of the northern Namib Desert. Aspects of its biology, were studied over four years and are reported here.
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