oa Madoqua - Physiological, morphological and behavioural adaptations of Namib desert lizard Aporosaura anchietae (Bocage)

Volume 2, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1011-5498



Although a considerable number of desert lizards have been studied, very few have been found to posses specific physiological adaptations to the desert environment. They escape the desert environment almost entirely by well defined adaptive behaviour. Old world forms of lizards however, might have exhibited more specialised adaptations.

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