Articles by Author: Leonor B Soares

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  1. Review of the leaf-litter skinks (Scincidae: <em>Panaspis</em>) from the Gulf of Guinea Oceanic Islands, with the description of a new species

    Review of the leaf-litter skinks (Scincidae: <em>Panaspis</em>) from the Gulf of Guinea Oceanic Islands, with the description of a new species

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Herpetology
    Leaf-litter skinks of the genus Panaspis are currently represented in the oceanic islands of the Gulf of Guinea by two species, Panaspis africana and P. annobonensis. Here we describe a third species, Panaspis thomensis sp. nov., endemic to São Tomé...
  2. Distribution patterns of the ghost crab <em>Ocypode cursor</em> on sandy beaches of a tropical island in the Cabo Verde archipelago, Eastern Central Atlantic

    Distribution patterns of the ghost crab <em>Ocypode cursor</em> on sandy beaches of a tropical island in the Cabo Verde archipelago, Eastern Central Atlantic

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    The spatial distribution of the ghost crab Ocypode cursor was determined for beaches on eastern Boa Vista Island, Cabo Verde Archipelago. The main objectives were to analyse the across-shore distribution by means of burrow counts and to identify preferential zones...