Comparative prey capture and food studies of South African mustelines

@inproceedings{RoweRowe1978ComparativePC,
  title={Comparative prey capture and food studies of South African mustelines},
  author={David T. Rowe-Rowe},
  year={1978}
}
Only two mustelines occur in South Africa, viz the striped polecat or zorilla (Ictonyx striaius) and African weasel (Poecilogale albinucha). Very little information is available on the ecology and behaviour of these two species, except for general statements made in handbooks (e.g. Fitzsimons, 1919 ; Roberts, 1951 ; Smithers, 1965 ; Ansell, 1960α ; and Dorst and Dandelot, 1970). Some aspects of the biology of Poecilogale have been dealt with by Alexander and Ewer (1959), Ansell (19605), and… 

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