oa Madoqua - The herpetofauna of the Kamanjab area and adjacent Damaraland, Namibia
|Article Title||The herpetofauna of the Kamanjab area and adjacent Damaraland, Namibia|
|© Publisher:||Namibian Ministry of Environment and Tourism|
|Affiliations||1 *Biology Department, Villanova University, Villanova, USA. **Port Elizabeth Museum, Humewood. ***Transvaal Museum, Pretoria|
|Publication Date||Jan 1993|
|Pages||117 - 145|
|Keyword(s)||Anura, Arid-adapted toads, Basalt rock outcrops, Biological data, Bufo, Climate, Colophospermum, Ecological patterns, Habitat requirements, High termitaria, Hyperoliidae, Isolated granite, Microhylidae, Mopane, Namibian dwarf toads, Pelomedusidae, Pipidae, Rainfall, Ranidae, Testudines and Vegetation|
The reptiles and amphibians of the Kamanjab area and adjacent Damaraland, Namibia, are discussed, based on a series of nearly 500 specimens collected during recent field work in the region and information derived from more than 900 museum records and a survey of the literature. A total of 14 amphibian and 88 reptile species are known to inhabit the region.
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