In order to feed a Lanner Falcon it was necessary to provide a diet containing roughage in the form of the feathered carcasses of birds. The Red-eyed Dove, Streptopelia semitorquata, was common and readily available throughout the year and was generally used, the opportunity been taken to record data on weight, food and general condition … Read more Arnoldia Vol 1(21) 1965 SMITHERS R.H.N. Notes on the feeding habits of the Red-eyed Dove, Streptopelia semitorquata (Ruepell) in a peri-urban area in Rhodesia. 1-8p
Observations are recorded on the courtship and copulation behaviour in three different family family groups of warthog seen in Wankie National Park . Two cases of pre-courtship fighting are also noted.
Some aspects of the life history and behaviour of the Banded Mongoose, Mungos mungo, are presented. These are based on field observations and data from a pair of animals kept in semi-captivity.
The preorbital, pedal and preputial glands on Sharpe’s grysbok, Raphicerus sharpei are discussed. A short note on the mammae of Ourebia ourebi is also included.
This is the detailed report of figures sleeping under skins or blankets recorded in Rock Art in Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe)
Roan, Hippotragus equinus, and Sable Antelope, Hippotragus niger, which were studied in 3 Tsetse control hunting areas in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), are both almost exclusive grazers of perennial grasses. These two species are congeneric and have overlapping ranges. There are clear patterns in their movements and drinking, and the time of calving