Articles by Author: Daniel Escoriza

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  1. Phenotypic variability in larvae of two species of Mediterranean spadefoot toad: an approach using linear and geometric morphometrics

    Phenotypic variability in larvae of two species of Mediterranean spadefoot toad: an approach using linear and geometric morphometrics

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Herpetology
    Two species of the genus Pelobates occur in the western Mediterranean region: Pelobates cultripes, in the Iberian Peninsula and southern France, and Pelobates varaldii, endemic in northwestern Morocco. These two species form a monophyletic clade within the Eurasian Pelobates and...
  2. Factors determining the occurrence of <em>Pleurodeles poireti</em> (Caudata: Salamandridae) on Edough Peninsula, northeastern Algeria

    Factors determining the occurrence of <em>Pleurodeles poireti</em> (Caudata: Salamandridae) on Edough Peninsula, northeastern Algeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Herpetology
    Pleurodeles poireti is one of the lesser-known amphibians in the Mediterranean region. This species is strictly endemic to the Edough Peninsula in northeastern Algeria. Here we investigated the factors that determine the presence of P. poireti, by affecting its selection...
  3. Habitat structure and presence of <em>Salamandra algira</em> Bedriaga, 1883 in the Edough Peninsula, north-eastern Algeria

    Habitat structure and presence of <em>Salamandra algira</em> Bedriaga, 1883 in the Edough Peninsula, north-eastern Algeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Herpetology
    This study examined the role of habitat characteristics on the presence of Salamandra algira in the Edough Peninsula, north-eastern Algeria. In this region, 33 sites were surveyed over the late winter and spring for a period of three years. Salamandra...
  4. AIDS communications through social networks: catalyst for behaviour changes in Uganda

    AIDS communications through social networks: catalyst for behaviour changes in Uganda

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Objective: To investigate distinctive communications through social networks which may be associated with population behaviour changes and HIV prevalence declines in Uganda compared to other countries.
  5. The opening of the future: Heidegger's interpretation of Rilke1

    The opening of the future: Heidegger's interpretation of Rilke1

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    The aim of this paper is to revisit Heidegger's phenomenological reading of Rilke with a view to eliciting its implications for our future and that of phenomenology. The paper focuses on how Heidegger, despite regarding Rilke as a much-needed poet...
  6. MIGRATION AND DISPERSAL OF AUDOUIN'S GULL <em>LARUS AUDOUINII</em> FROM THE EBRO DELTA COLONY

    MIGRATION AND DISPERSAL OF AUDOUIN'S GULL <em>LARUS AUDOUINII</em> FROM THE EBRO DELTA COLONY

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Oro, D. & Martinez, A. 1994. Migration and dispersal of Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii from the Ebro Delta colony. Ostrich 65:225-230.
  7. Observations at a nest of the Madagascar Wagtail <em>Motacilla flaviventris</em>

    Observations at a nest of the Madagascar Wagtail <em>Motacilla flaviventris</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    O'Daniel, D.L. 1997. Observations at a nest of the Madagascar Wagtail. Ostrich 68 (2): 19–22.
  8. Nutritional evaluation of <em>Ficus thonningii</em> Blume leaves as ruminant livestock feed in the Ahferom district of Tigray, Ethiopia

    Nutritional evaluation of <em>Ficus thonningii</em> Blume leaves as ruminant livestock feed in the Ahferom district of Tigray, Ethiopia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    We evaluated the fodder quality of Ficus thonningii Blume in the Ahferom district of Tigray, Ethiopia. Determination of foliar macronutrients and proximate chemical compositions was undertaken using five diameter classes (11–20, 21–30, 31–40, 41–50 and 51–60 cm at breast height)...
  9. The effects of a deferred grazing system on rangeland vegetation in a north-western, semi-arid region of Tanzania

    The effects of a deferred grazing system on rangeland vegetation in a north-western, semi-arid region of Tanzania

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    The present study assessed the effects of deferred grazing management on rangeland condition using aboveground biomass, vegetation cover and species composition as indicators of range condition. The experiment was based on traditionally conserved exclosures (ngitili). Data were collected in Shinyanga...