2009

Faunal Ecology and Conservation of the Great Indian Desert

ISBN: 978-3-540-87408-9 (Print) 978-3-540-87409-6 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

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    Pages 1-11

    The Thar of Rajasthan (India): Ecology and Conservation of a Desert Ecosystem

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    Pages 13-23

    Climate and Microclimate Changes Influencing the Fauna of the Hot Indian Arid Zone

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    Pages 25-39

    Dung Beetles

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    Pages 41-48

    Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of the Thar Desert of Rajasthan and Gujarat

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    Pages 49-52

    Spiders in the Desert National Park

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    Pages 53-64

    Species Richness and Dominance of Reptiles in the Aravalli Foothills of Rajasthan

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    Pages 65-83

    Present Status of Vultures in the Great Indian Thar Desert

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    Pages 85-98

    Structure of an Arid Tropical Bird Community, Rajasthan

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    Pages 99-112

    Changing Avian Diversity in Jodhpur, Western Rajasthan

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    Pages 113-118

    Avifaunal Diversity in the IGNP Canal Area, Rajasthan, India

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    Pages 119-135

    Impact Assessment of the Indira Gandhi Canal on the Avifauna of the Thar Desert

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    Pages 137-155

    Eco-Status of Chiropteran Fauna in and Around Jodhpur, Jaisalmer and Bikaner in the Great Indian Desert

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    Pages 157-175

    Eco-Biodiversity of Rodent Fauna of the Thar Desert

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    Pages 177-191

    Primates in the Thar Desert

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    Pages 193-207

    Status of the Indian Gazelle (Gazella bennettii Sykes, 1831) in the Thar Desert of Rajasthan, India

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    Pages 209-219

    Revival Prospects of Larger Mammals in the Thar Desert of Rajasthan

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 221-222