Tag Archives: Sahara

Diet of Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus) in desert area at Hassi El Gara (El Golea, Algeria)

Djilali, K., Sekour, M., Souttou, K., Ababsa, L., Guezoul, O., Denys, C. & Doumandji, S. (2016). Diet of Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus (Pontoppidan, 1763) in desert area at Hassi El Gara (El Golea, Algeria). Zoology and Ecology 26: 159–165. doi: … Continue reading

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Negotiating an ecological barrier: crossing the Sahara in relation to winds by common swifts

Åkesson, S., Bianco, G. & Hedenström, A. (2016). Negotiating an ecological barrier: crossing the Sahara in relation to winds by common swifts. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 371: 20150393. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2015.0393 Abstract The Sahara Desert is one of the largest land-based … Continue reading

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The diversity of wild animals at Fezzan Province (Libya)

Essghaier, M. F. A., Taboni, I. M. & Etayeb, K. S. (2015). The diversity of wild animals at Fezzan Province (Libya). Biodiversity Journal 6(1):  245–252. PDF Abstract: Fezzan province (Libya) is a segment of true Sahara, is characterized by diverse … Continue reading

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Habitat use and distribution of the Ruddy Shelduck (Tadorna ferruginea) in the wetland complex of Oued Righ, Algerian Sahara

Nouidjem, Y., Saheb, M., Bensaci, E., Bouzegag, A., Guergueb, E.-Y. & Houhamdi, M. (2015). Habitat use and distribution of the Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea in the wetland complex of Oued Righ (Algerian Sahara). Zoology and Ecology 25(1): 26–33. doi:10.1080/21658005.2014.997995 PDF … Continue reading

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Phénologie de la reproduction du Merle noir (Turdus merula) dans une oasis septentrionale de l’Algérie

Phénologie de la reproduction du Merle noir Turdus merula dans une oasis septentrionale de l’Algérie
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Breeding phenology of Common Blackbird in palm groves at an oasis in Algeria Continue reading

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Annual cycle and migration strategies of Great Reed Warbler as revealed by a geolocator study

Lemke HW, Tarka M, Klaassen RHG, Åkesson M, Bensch S, Hasselquist D & Hansson.B. (2013) Annual Cycle and Migration Strategies of a Trans-Saharan Migratory Songbird: A Geolocator Study in the Great Reed Warbler. PLoS ONE 8(10): e79209. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0079209 Abstract: … Continue reading

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Biodiversité de l’avifaune aquatique des zones humides sahariennes (Algérie)

Bensaci, E., Saheb, M., Nouidjem, Y., Bouzegag, A., & Houhamdi, M. (2013). Biodiversité de l’avifaune aquatique des zones humides sahariennes: cas de la dépression d’Oued Righ (Algérie). Physio-Géo. [En ligne] (Volume 7). DOI: 10.4000/physio-geo.3198 Résumé : L’éco-complexe de zones humides de … Continue reading

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