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Bowie, R. & Donaldson, J. 1999. Behaviour and dispersal of butterflies in Renosterveld vegetation: implications for reserve design in a highly fragmented system. In: Lepidoptera: ambassadors of biodiversity. Proceedings of the 2nd International Lepidopterists' Conference of Africa, Kirstenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa, 4-6 November 1999. pp.9.

Brooke, M. de L., Keith, D. & Rov, N. 1999. Exploitation of inland-breeding Antarctic petrels by south polar skuas. Oecologia 121:25-31.

Brooke, R.K., Allan, D.G., Cooper, J., Cyrus, D.P., Dean, W.R.J., Dyer, B.M., Martin, A.P. & Taylor, R.H. 1999. Breeding distribution, population size and conservation of the Greyheaded Gull Larus cirrocephalus in southern Africa. Ostrich 70:157-163.

Cocks, M.P., Harris, J.M., Steele, W.K. & Balfour, D.A. 1999. The influence of ornithogenic products on the nutrient status of soils surrounding nests on nunataks in Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica. Polar Research 18:19-26.

Covas, R., Lepage, D., Boix-Hinzen, C. & Du Plessis, M.A. 1999. Workshop Report - Evolution of sociality and life-history strategies in birds: confronting northern perspectives in the southern hemisphere. South African Journal of Science 95:400-402.

Crowe, T.M. 1999. Species as multifaceted entities. In: Adams, N.J. & Slotow, R.H. (eds) Proceedings of the 22nd International Ornithological Congress, Durban: 1490-1495. Johannesburg: BirdLife South Africa.

Dean, W.R.J. & Milton, S.J. 1999. Animal foraging and food. In: Dean, W.R.J. and Milton, S.J., eds. The karoo: ecological patterns and processes. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp.164-177.

Dean, W.R.J. & Milton, S.J., eds. 1999. The Karoo: ecological patterns and processes. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 374pp.

Dean, W.R.J., Milton, S.J. & Jeltsch, F. 1999. Large trees, fertile islands, and birds in arid savanna. Journal of Arid Environments 41:61-78.

Dean, W.R.J. & Steyn, P. 1999. On the generic and common names of Prinia robertsi. Ostrich 70:237.

Dean, W.R.J. & Williams, J.B. 1999. Sunning behaviour and its possible influence on digestion in the Whitebacked Mousebird Colius colius. Ostrich 70:239-241.

Du Plessis, M.A & Emlen, S.T. 1999. The sociality continuum: Monopolised and shared breeding systems among Cooperative-breeders. In: Adams, N.J. & Slotow, R.H. (eds) Proceedings of the 22nd International Ornithological Congress, Durban: 2857. Johannesburg: BirdLife South Africa.

Farris, J.S., Källersjö, M. Crowe, T.M., Lipscomb, D. & Johannson, U. 1999. Frigatebirds, tropicbirds, and Ciconiida: excesses of confidence probability. Cladistics 15:1-7.

Fjeldså, J., Burgess, N., De Klerk, H., Hansen, L. & Rahbek, C. 1999. Are Endemic Bird Areas the best targets for conservation? An assessment using all landbird distributions of two continents. In: Adams, N.J. & Slotow, R.H. (eds) Proceedings of the 22nd International Ornithological Congress, Durban: 2271-2285. Johannesburg: BirdLife South Africa.

Gibbons, M.J., Ryan, P.G., et al. 1999. The taxonomic richness of South Africa's marine fauna: a crisis at hand. South African Journal of Science 95:8-12.

Gremillet, D. & Cooper, J. 1999. Stomach temperature variations in a Cape Gannet Morus capensis as an index of foraging activity and feeding rates. Atlantic Seabirds 1(2):49-56.

Heijnis, C.E., Lombard, A.T., Cowling, R.M. & Desmet, P.G. 1999. Picking up the pieces: a biosphere reserve framework for a fragmented landscape - the coastal lowlands of the Western Cape, South Africa. Biodiversity and Conservation 8:471-796.

Hockey, P.A.R. & Turpie, J.K. 1999. Estuarine birds in South Africa. In: Allanson, B. and Baird, D., eds. Estuaries of South Africa. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp.235-268.

Hockey, P.A.R. & Turpie, J.K. 1999. Waders and their estuarine food supplies: Is predatory impact or predator behaviour the key to understanding carrying capacity? In: Adams, N.J. & Slotow, R.H. (eds) Proceedings of the 22nd International Ornithological Congress, Durban: 2294-2308. Johannesburg: BirdLife South Africa.

Hockey, P.A.R., Turpie, J.K., Plaganyi, E.E. & Phillips, T.E. 1999. Scaling patterns in the foraging behaviour of sympatric plovers: effects of body size and diet Journal of Avian Biology 30:40-46.

Huyser, O.A.W. 1999. Predation upon a Lesser Sheathbill by a Southern Giant petrel. Ostrich 70:238.

Huyser, O.A.W., Nel, D.C. & Cooper, J. 1999. Proposals from the Republic of South Africa for amendments to appendix II of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (The BONN Convention). ADU Research Report no. 34. Cape Town: Avian Demographic Unit. 41pp.

Jansen, R., Little, R.M. & Crowe, T.M. 1999. Implications of grazing and burning of grasslands on the sustainable use of francolins (Francolinus spp.) and on overall bird conservation in the highlands of MpuMalanga province, South Africa. Biodiversity and Conservation 8:587-602.

Jeltsch, F., Moloney, K. & Milton, S.J. 1999. Detecting process from snapshot pattern: lessons from tree spacing in the southern Kalahari. Oikos 85:451-466.

Joubert, D.F. & Ryan, P.G. 1999. Differences in mammal and bird assemblages between commercial and communal rangelands in the Succulent Karoo, South Africa. Journal of Arid Environments 43:287-299.

Kimball, R.T., Braun, E.L., Zwartjes, P.W., Crowe, T.M. & Ligon, J.D. 1999. A molecular phylogeny of the pheasants and partridges suggests that these lineages are not monophyletic. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 11:38-54.

Klages, N.T.W. & Cooper, J. 1999. Diet of the Atlantic Petrel Pterodroma incerta during breeding at south Atlantic Gough Island. Marine Ornithology 25:13-16.

Lloyd, P. 1999. Rainfall as a breeding stimulus and clutch size determinant in South African arid-zone birds. Ibis 141:637-643.

Lloyd, P. 1999. The science and policy behind managing sandgrouse for sustainable utilisation in southern Africa. South Africa Journal of Wildlife Research 29:35-42.

Lloyd, P., Bosque, C., Bowie, R., Covas, R., Du Plessis, M.A., Huyser, O., Milton, S.J. & Wanless, R. 1999. Flying high: current directions in avian research. South African Journal of Science 95:50-54.

Lloyd, P., Hulley, P.E. & Craig, A.J.F.K. 1999. Song sharing by neighbourhood groups of territorial male Blackeyed Bulbuls. Ostrich 70:208-213.

Lloyd, P., Little, R.M. & Crowe, T.M. 1999. The population dynamics of the Namaqua Sandgrouse: implications for gamebird management in an arid, stochastic environment. In: Adams, N.J. & Slotow, R.H. (Eds) Proceedings 22nd International Ornithological Congress, Durban: 2130-2413. Johannesburg: BirdLife South Africa

Maddock, A. & Du Plessis, M.A. 1999. Can species data only be appropriately used to conserve biodiversity? Biodiversity and Conservation 8:603-615.

Malan, G. & Benn, G.A. 1999. Agricultural land-use patterns and the decline of the helmeted guineafowl Numida meleagris (Linnaeus 1766) in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment 73:29-40.

Malan, G. & Robinson, E.R. 1999. The diet of the Black Sparrowhawk Accipiter melanoleucus (Aves: Accipitridae) in South Africa: hunting columbids in man-altered environments. Durban Museum Novitates 24:43-47.

Marks, M.A., Brooke, R.K. & Gildenhuys, A.M. 1999. Cape Fur Seal Arctocephalus pusillus predation on Cape Cormorants Phalacrocorax capensis and other birds at Dyer Island, South Africa. Marine Ornithology 25:9-12.

Marshall, D.J. & Convey, P. 1999. Compact aggregation and life-history strategy in a continental Antarctic mite. In: Bruin, J., van der Geest, L.P.S. and Sabelis, M.W., eds. Ecology and evolution of the Acari. Kluwer Academic Publishers. pp.557-567.

Melo, M.P., Almeida, J., Vaz, A. & Covas, R. 1999. The daily activity of wintering Common Cranes Grus grus in Portugal: the effect of scarce food resources. Vogelwelt 120:353-356.

Milton, S.J., Bond, W.J., Du Plessis, M.A., Gibbs, D., Hilton-Taylor, C., Linder, H.P., Raitt, L., Wood, J. & Donaldson, J.S. 1999. A protocol for plant conservation by translocation in threatened lowland fynbos. Conservation Biology 13:735-743.

Milton, S.J., Davies, R.A.G. & Kerley, G.I.H. 1999. Population level dynamics. In: Dean, W.R.J. and Milton, S.J., eds. The karoo: ecological patterns and processes. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp.183-207.

Milton, S.J. & Dean, W.R.J. 1999. The selective use of Green aromatic plants in Karoo bird nests. Ostrich 70:243-245.

Milton, S.J., Gasser, S., Bortenschlager, S. & Dean, W.R.J. 1999. Invertebrates and leaf damage on alien Atriplex lindleyi Moq. And the indigenous A. vestita (Ael. (Chenopodiaceae) in the southern Karoo, South Africa. African Entomology 7:298-301.

Milton, S.J., Zimmermann, H.G. & Hoffmann, J.H. 1999. Alien plant invaders of the karoo: attributes, impacts and control. In: Dean, W.R.J. and Milton, S.J., eds. The karoo: ecological patterns and processes. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp.274-287.

Parr, C.L. & Brockett, B.H. 1999. Patch-mosaic burning: a new paradigm for savanna fire management in protected areas? Koedoe 42:117-130.

Ryan, P.G. 1999. Sexual dimorphism, moult and body condition of seabirds killed by longline vessels around the Prince Edward Islands, 1996-97. Ostrich 70:187-192.

Ryan, P.G., Bento, C., Cohen, C., Graham, J., Parker, V. & Spottiswoode, C. 1999. The avifauna and conservation status of the Namuli Massif, northern Mozambique. Bird Conservation International 9:315-331.

Ryan, P.G. & Boix-Hinzen, C. 1999. Consistent male-biased seabird mortality in the Patagonian toothfish longline fishery. Auk 116:851-854.

Ryan, P.G. & Bloomer, P. 1999. The Long-billed Lark complex: a species mosaic in southwestern Africa. Auk 116:194-208.

Ryan, P.G. & Nel, D.C. 1999. Foraging behaviour of diving petrels Pelecanoides. Emu 99:72-74.

Seymour, C.L. & Dean, W.R.J. 1999. Effects of heavy grazing on invertebrate assemblages in the Succulent Karoo, South Africa. Journal of Arid Environments 43:267-286.

Stanback, M., Boix, C., Richardson, D., Birkhead, T., Fletcher, B. & Mendelsohn, J. 1999. Sperm storage, pair bondage, and genetic monogamy in hornbills. In: Adams, N.J. & Slotow, R.H. (eds) Proceedings of the 22nd International Ornithological Congress, Durban: 2657-2665. Johannesburg: BirdLife South Africa.

Sweijd, N.A., Bowie, R.CK., Harley, E.H. & Cook, P.A. 1999. The implications and applications of molecular genetics to fisheries management: the case of the perlemoen, Haliotis midae. In: Land, sea and people in the new millennium: 10th Southern African Marine Science Symposium, 22-26 November 1999, Wilderness, South Africa. pp. 137.

Tarboton, W.R., Blane, S. & Lloyd, P. 1999. The biology of the Yellowthroated Sandgrouse Pterocles gutturalis in a South African agricultural landscape. Ostrich 70:214-219.

Toral-Granda, M.V., Moloney, C.L., Harris, J.M. & Mann, B.Q. 1999. Ecosystem impacts of the KwaZulu-Natal reef fishery, South Africa: an exploratory model. In: Ecosystem approaches for fisheries management. University of Alaska Sea Grant, AK-SG-99-01, Fairbanks. pp. 211-219.

Tshiguvo, T.E., Dean, W.R.J. & Robertson, H.G. 1999. Conservation value of road verges in the semi-arid Karoo, South Africa: ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) as bio-indicator. Biodiversity and Conservation 8:1683-1695.

Turpie, J.K., Smith, B.S., Emerton, L. & Barnes, J. 1999. Zambezi Basin wetlands conservation and resource utilisation project: economic value of the Zambezi Basin wetlands. Cape Town: IUCN. Regional Office for Southern Africa. 346p.

Van Zyl, A.J. 1999. Breeding biology of the Common Kestrel in southern Africa (32°S) compared to studies in Europe (53°N). Ostrich 70:127-132.

Williams, J.B. 1999. Heat production and evaporative water loss of Dune Larks from the Namib Desert. Condor 101:432-438.

Williams, P.H., De Klerk, H. & Crowe, T.M. 1999. Interpreting biogeographical boundaries among Afrotropical birds: spatial patterns in richness, gradients and species replacement. Journal of Biogeography 26:459-474.

Zink, R. & Crowe, T. 1999. Species concepts in ornithology. In: Adams, N.J. & Slotow, R.H. (eds) Proceedings of the 22nd International Ornithological Congress, Durban: 1469. Johannesburg: BirdLife South Africa.