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South West Africa Ruth First

Author:
First, Ruth 1925-1982  Search this
Physical description:
269 pages maps 19 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Namibia
Namibie
Date:
1963
Topic:
Indigenous peoples  Search this
Autochtones  Search this
Iwi taketake  Search this
History  Search this
Histoire  Search this
Call number:
DT711 .F48X
DT711.F48X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_12380

How the Rare Desert Elephant Survives Extreme Temperatures

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Why This Lizard Likes to Lick its Eyeballs

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Big, Bold Armored Crickets

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The Unusual Feature That Sets This Namibian River Apart

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This Tribe's Culture Surrounding Infidelity Might Shock You

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2015-06-07T04:00:00.000Z
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10 Dogs w/ Incredible Abilities! 🐶 Dogs With Extraordinary Jobs | Smithsonian Channel

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Bat-Eared Foxes Can Astoundingly Hear Insects Digging Underground

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How This Tiny Lizard Dives Through Hot Desert Sand

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Afroholopogon sp.

Biogeographical Region:
Afrotropical  Search this
Collector:
Torsten Dikow  Search this
A. Cabrero  Search this
Max. Elevation:
912  Search this
Min. Elevation:
912  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Pinned
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Place:
Namib-Naukluft National Park, off C14, [Not Stated], Erongo, Namibia
Collection Date:
27 Sep 2019
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Insecta, Diptera, Asilidae, Brachyrhopalinae
Published Name:
Afroholopogon sp.
Barcode:
USNMENT01519515
USNM Number:
USNMENT01519515
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Data Source:
NMNH - Entomology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a0fc3d7c-d921-4ca9-82bd-c8d7d678e481
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhentomology_15959009
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Are the Sands of the Namib Desert Really Rusting?

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Yes, You Can Go Sandboarding in the Namib Desert

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Bathyalcyon robustum

Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Alcohol (Ethanol)
Place:
Namibia, South Atlantic Ocean
Published Name:
Bathyalcyon robustum Versluys, 1906
Anthomastus robustum ? Versluys, 1906
USNM Number:
1200170
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Invertebrate Zoology
Cnidaria
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/373691911-c48d-4440-85fe-9f9ebc709a0d
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edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_10612748
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Pterocles burchelli

Expedition:
Smithsonian/Namibia Museum Southern Namibia expedition 2009  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Kalahari sandveld savanna  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
222 g
Preparation:
Alcoholic: Whole
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Omaheke, Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
9 Aug 2009
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Columbiformes, Pteroclididae
Published Name:
Pterocles burchelli
Accession Number:
2053964
Other Numbers:
Field Number : BKS 8114
USNM Number:
642190
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Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3bdc13685-3669-4c8c-8775-9b6b4c41a3e3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4440985

Anthoscopus minutus

Collector:
Joris Komen  Search this
Expedition:
Smithsonian/Namibia Museum Southern Namibia expedition 2009  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Kalahari sandveld  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
6.5 g
Preparation:
Alcoholic: Whole
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Hardap, Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
11 Aug 2009
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Remizidae
Published Name:
Anthoscopus minutus
Accession Number:
2053964
Other Numbers:
Field Number : BKS 8150
USNM Number:
642205
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Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31b7743d4-2029-4747-8860-1faa390dc55f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4441001

Phoeniculus cyanomelas

Expedition:
Smithsonian/Namibia Museum Southern Namibia expedition 2009  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Kalahari sandveld  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
27.1 g
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Hardap, Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
11 Aug 2009
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Coraciiformes, Phoeniculidae
Published Name:
Phoeniculus cyanomelas
Accession Number:
2053964
Other Numbers:
Field Number : BKS 8138
USNM Number:
642342
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Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a74c033d-9249-4c81-a057-2d323730eba5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4441141

Rhinoptilus africanus

Expedition:
Smithsonian/Namibia Museum Southern Namibia expedition 2009  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
101.7 g
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Hardap, Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
30 Aug 2009
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Charadriiformes, Glareolidae
Published Name:
Rhinoptilus africanus
Accession Number:
2053964
Other Numbers:
Field Number : BKS 8347
USNM Number:
642451
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Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ee652460-f477-4aec-86fc-82dda17f27f1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4441252

Corythaixoides concolor

Expedition:
Smithsonian/Namibia Museum Southern Namibia expedition 2009  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
208.4 g
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Erongo, Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
5 Sep 2009
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Cuculiformes, Musophagidae
Published Name:
Corythaixoides concolor
Accession Number:
2053964
Other Numbers:
Field Number : BKS 8384
USNM Number:
642466
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Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32221239f-d5d7-4fdb-b465-ccda0fd07854
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edanmdm:nmnhvz_4441267

Anhinga melanogaster rufa

Expedition:
Smithsonian/Namibia Museum Southern Namibia expedition 2009  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
riparian  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
1540 g
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Skin: Partial
Remarks:
schmoo
Sex:
Male
Place:
Karas, Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
19 Aug 2009
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Pelecaniformes, Anhingidae
Published Name:
Anhinga melanogaster rufa
Accession Number:
2053964
Other Numbers:
Field Number : CAG 2862
USNM Number:
642540
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Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/342952dd7-a6c0-4543-9e2b-98bcd054ef18
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edanmdm:nmnhvz_4441343

Tricholaema leucomelan

Expedition:
Smithsonian/Namibia Museum Southern Namibia expedition 2009  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
succulent Karoo  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
28.5 g
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Karas, Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
22 Aug 2009
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Piciformes, Capitonidae
Published Name:
Tricholaema leucomelan
Accession Number:
2053964
Other Numbers:
Field Number : CAG 2894
USNM Number:
642560
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Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/341b4cd57-8446-4031-90e3-5b17561e53af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4441364

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