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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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Are the Sands of the Namib Desert Really Rusting?

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The Unusual Feature That Sets This Namibian River Apart

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Yes, You Can Go Sandboarding in the Namib Desert

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This Tribe's Culture Surrounding Infidelity Might Shock You

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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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Gray Whale Breaks Migration Record With 16,700-Mile Journey

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Thu, 17 Jun 2021 18:42:32 +0000
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PlateNH14 (Namibia Sand House)

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Ehrlich, Richard  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
pigment ink (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 43.5 cm x 91.7 cm; 17 1/8 in x 36 1/8 in
Object Name:
iris print
Place made:
Namibia: //Karas, Kolmanskop
ID Number:
2005.0200.01
Accession number:
2005.0200
Catalog number:
2005.0200.1
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Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-c48c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Arid lands : today and tomorrow : proceedings of an international research and development conference, Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A., October 20-25, 1985 / edited by Emily E. Whitehead [and others]

Author:
Whitehead, Emily E  Search this
University of Arizona Office of Arid Lands Studies  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 1435 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
1988
Topic:
Arid regions  Search this
Land development  Search this
Conferences -- Land development  Search this
Conferences -- Arid regions  Search this
Régions arides--Congrès  Search this
Call number:
GB611 .A69 1988
GB611.A69 1988
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Smithsonian Libraries
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Enneapogon scoparius Stapf

Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
R. Seydel  Search this
Min. Elevation:
900  Search this
Place:
Uhaosrivier Farm Nudis. Namibrand, S.H. Karibib., Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
21 Mar 1955
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Chloridoideae
Published Name:
Enneapogon scoparius Stapf
Barcode:
04366874
USNM Number:
2671791
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30b4a1dbc-88f5-4aeb-8b96-739108a646b3
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16216377

Setaria appendiculata (Hack.) Stapf

Collector:
Collector illegible  Search this
Place:
Africa. Gross-Namaland: Grosse Kauer-Mye. [interpreted], Namibia, Africa
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Setaria appendiculata (Hack.) Stapf
Barcode:
04331274
USNM Number:
1645205
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3342c888b-83a1-48ff-90f1-f52d7221f2a8
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Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka

Collector:
-- Hackel  Search this
Place:
Africa. In Africa trop. (Gross-Namaland) [interpreted]., Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
1888
Common name:
Natal Grass
rose Natal grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka
Barcode:
04291427
USNM Number:
977027
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Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka

Collector:
-- Hackel  Search this
Place:
In Africa trop. (Gross-Namaland), Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
1888
Common name:
Natal Grass
rose Natal grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka
Barcode:
04291428
USNM Number:
1125918
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Moorochloa eruciformis (Sm.) Veldkamp

Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
Otto H. Volk  Search this
Place:
South West Africa, Otjenga., Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
24 Mar 1939
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Moorochloa eruciformis (Sm.) Veldkamp
Barcode:
04291589
USNM Number:
1815618
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Aptosimum lineare Marloth & Engl.

Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
W. Belek  Search this
Place:
S.W. Africa. Statio: Kaokoveld: zwischen Khorikas-Flag u. Ani = gab., Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
19 Mar 1885
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae
Published Name:
Aptosimum lineare Marloth & Engl.
Barcode:
03869217
USNM Number:
808094
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Striga asiatica (L.) Kuntze

Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
G. L. Maggs  Search this
Place:
Grid ref. 1724DC. Regio Caprivi Strip. Near Ngoma., Caprivi, Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
9 Feb 1988
Common name:
Asiatic witchweed
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae
Published Name:
Striga asiatica (L.) Kuntze
Barcode:
03911066
USNM Number:
3578817
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Cycnium tubulosum

Biogeographical Region:
27 - Southern Africa  Search this
Collector:
M. M. Hochobes  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1110  Search this
Place:
1815AB Grid ref. Regio Oshana, Namibia. West of Onaanda., Oshana, Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
11 Mar 2007
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae
Published Name:
Cycnium tubulosum
Barcode:
03910829
USNM Number:
3578804
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