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New species of insectivores from British East Africa, Uganda, and the Sudan

Edmund Heller

New species of insectivores from British East Africa, Uganda, and the Sudan

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insectivores -- Africa, East

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNew insectivores from Africa
    Statementby Edmund Heller.
    SeriesSmithsonian miscellaneous collections -- v. 56, no. 15, Publication -- 2004, Publication (Smithsonian Institution) -- 2004.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p., 1 p. of plates :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19133411M

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A List of the Amphibia of the British Territories in East Africa (Uganda, Kenya Colony, Tanganyika territory, and Zanzibar), together with keys for the diagnosis of Uganda species. [Loveridge, Arthur, Loveridge, Arthur, Loveridge, Arthur] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

A List of the Amphibia of the British Territories in East Africa (Uganda, Kenya Colony, Tanganyika Author: Arthur Loveridge. This book breaks new ground: it is the first complete listing and guide to all the known reptiles of the five East African countries (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi.) Written by expert East African herpetologists, it incorporates virtually /5(6).

the East African bat fauna shares elements with those in North Africa, West Africa, and South Africa. We constructed keys to species, drawing from the. Extending from Sudan and Somalia to Zambia and Mozambique, including the entire eastern half of the Congo Basin, The Dragonflies and Damselflies of Eastern Africa covers a third of Africa, about ten million square kilometres, an area comparable to China or the United States, but treats almost two-thirds of the continent's species.

More than Scientists have discovered two new yellow-bellied bat species in Kenya, a finding that could pave the way for the discovery of more species of the flying mammal across Africa. This paperback edition makes Kingdon's remarkable artistic and scientific achievement--his hundreds of drawings and perceptive study of all the mammals in East Africa's species-rich fauna--available to the wide audience and the Sudan book deserves.

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available through the ABC website. The only thing required is a Basic membership / registration. This is a list of the mammal species recorded in the mammal species in Uganda, New species of insectivores from British East Africa are endangered, twenty-one are vulnerable, and seventeen are near threatened.

The following tags are used to highlight each species' conservation status as assessed by the International Union for Conservation of Nature. Full text of New species of insectivores from British East Africa scales of the African characinid fishes, with two plates" Uganda other formats.

Researchers have identified a new genus of bat, Niumbaha, after discovering a rare specimen in South Sudan. The word means "rare" or "unusual" in Zande, the language of the Azande people in.

Uganda’s remarkable avian diversity (over species within an area similar in size to Great Britain) can be attributed to its location between the East African savannah, West African rainforests and semi-desert of the north/5().

It is locally known as "Ngege" (Oreochromis esculentus).It is among the oldest types of fish in Uganda. Nile tilapia. Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) are native species to Lake Albert, the River Nile below Murchison Falls, Lake Turkana, the Chad basin and rivers of West Africa (Lowe-McConnell, ).Catfish.

Catfish is locally known as "Semutundu" and Bagrus Catfish. THE fast rate at which the Nile Perch in Lake Victoria is dwindling has caused concern among the three countries (Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania) that share the lake.

This is a list of the bird species recorded in avifauna of Uganda included a total of confirmed species as of August Of them, one is endemic, 63 are accidental, and three have been introduced by humans.

Three additional species are hypothetical as defined below and are not included in the counts. Unless otherwise noted, the list is that of iGoTerra.

The three mammalian orders, Insectivora, Scandentia, and Macroscelidea, all comprise small, terrestrial mammals that are primarily adapted to an insectivorous diet. In general, we know very little about the threats facing the African Insectivora and elephant-shrews. However, the little we know suggests that they tend to be at risk from habitat modification, rather than from direct.

Egyptian bees found in North East Africa primarily in Egypt and the Sudan along the Nile Valley. Like intermissa they rear numerous queens with one colony recorded as rearing queen cells and producing one small swarm with 30 queens.

Apis mellifera scutellata. Bees from the savannahs of central and equatorial East Africa and most of South. Hi all, Thanks for all the advice so far on this forum. Not long now before we head off to Uganda, so I was just wondering if anyone had some recommendations about what field guides were best to take for birds and mammals.I've found mfuwe's helpful post on smartphone apps, but not sure we'll have one with us (might just take an old mobile for calls), so any.

The Uganda Wildlife Guide Whereas Uganda is an excellent Birding destination in Africa, it is also an interesting Safari destination for Large game viewing. Uganda has over mammal species in all sizes; from large mammals like Gorillas, Lions, and Elephants to small ones, like Bats,Rats, shrews and moles.

Invasive Species and Biodiversity in Eastern Africa Presentation to the East Africa Capacity Building Workshop for Updating and revising NBSAPs, Lemigo Hotel, Kigali, Rwanda, 27 th to 30 th June, Geoffrey Howard IUCN Invasive Species Initiative IUCN.

Widespread across Africa, one prior record from Sudan South Sudan MYRMICINAE: Crematogaster (Cr.) acaciae Forel Type location Ethiopia CASENT Apears to be quite widespread in East Africa but no prior reports from Sudan Sudan JMJMJM MYRMICINAE: Crematogaster (Cr.) castanea F Smith Type location South Africa.

Fundamental» All sets» Lifeforms» Animals» Chordates» Vertebrates» Mammals» African insectivores. This category concerns the topic: terms for aardvarks, elephant shrews, golden moles, otter shrews, tenrecs, and other mammals in the clade Afroinsectiphilia.

It contains no dictionary entries, only other categories. The subcategories are of two sorts. A new species of Dystacta Saussure, from Nyungwe National Park, Rwanda (Insecta, Mantodea, Dystactinae). ZooKeys 1–21; doi: /zookeys Published in.

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Riassunto. Nuove specie e nuovi dati di Eubelidae (Isopoda: Oniscidea) di Gibuti, Africa orientale. The African wild dog (Lycaon pictus) is a canine native to sub-Saharan is the largest indigenous canine in Africa, and the only extant member of the genus Lycaon, which is distinguished from Canis by dentition highly specialised for a hypercarnivorous diet, and a lack of is estimated that about 6, adults including 1, mature individuals live in 39 Class: Mammalia.

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They are considered as endangered species. Uganda is home of some of these endangered species. Full text of "Descriptions of a new genus and eight new species and subspecies of African mammals" See other formats.

Researchers have discovered the existence of a critically endangered species of elephant, the forest elephant, in South Sudan. Camera traps placed in the country’s vast and largely unexplored Author: Lily Kuo. List of Freshwater Fishes for Uganda Number of freshwater fish species: The tables below were generated from - A project to provide indexing and links for all known species as the baseline dataset for studies of global biodiversity.

All links below take you to pages on the site. Xymmer species; Zasphinctus. Zasphinctus sarowiwai Hita García et al, ; REFERENCES. Arnold, G. New Formicidae from Kenya and Uganda.

Annales du Musée Royal du Congo Belge (N.S. in quarto). Zoologie 1: Donisthorpe, H. A new species of Triglyphothrix from Uganda, with some notes on the genus. Entomologist's Monthly BioRegion: Afrotropical Region.

WCS SOUTH SUDAN, Juba, South Sudan. 2, likes 37 talking about this 13 were here. Conserving wildlife and wild places in South Sudan/5(8). JUBA, Jun 17 (IPS) - While South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir and his former deputy Riek Machar agreed last week to end the country’s devastating six-month conflict by forming a transitional government within the next two months, it may come too late for this country’s wildlife as conservation officials accuse fighters on both sides of engaging in killing.

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Of these, eight were described as new species – three by Bruce (a,b,c) and five by Codd (a,b,c, a,b).File Size: 8MB. 1" " " Nationally)Threatened)Species)for Uganda.

National!RedList!for!Uganda!for!thefollowingTaxa:Mammals,Birds, Reptiles,!Amphibians,!Butterflies,!Dragonflies!and. Agricultural crops in Sudan are usually attacked by different local pests at variable levels based on the prevailing climatic and ecological conditions.

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