Seasonal movement and activity patterns of the endangered geometric tortoise, Psammobates geometricus.

by Van Bloemestein, Ulric Patrick

Abstract (Summary)
Due to the critical status of Psammobates geometricus and the vulnerability of their habitat, there is a need to allocate areas for their protection. The aim of this study was to provide information on the space requirements and activity level of geometric tortoises to facilitate future conservation efforts.
Bibliographical Information:


School:University of the Western Cape/Universiteit van Wes-Kaapland

School Location:South Africa

Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:testudinidae ecology habitat wildlife conservation endangered species


Date of Publication:01/01/2005

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