Belgian Journal of Zoology

The Belgian Journal of Zoology is an open access journal, that publishes research papers, reviews, opinion papers and short notes in Zoology focusing on “Biodiversity and adaptations”.

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Vol 147, No 2 (2017)

Table of Contents


Romina Ghirardi, Javier A. López, Eduardo A. Sanabria, Lorena B. Quiroga, Michael G. Levy
Michel Asperges, Jan D'Haen, Ivo Lambrichts, Frank Van Belleghem
James E. Barasa, Sinebongo Mdyogolo, Romulus Abila, Johannes Paul Grobler, Robert A. Skilton, Hesmari Bindeman, Moses Ndotono Njahira, Emily J. Chemoiwa, Otto G. Dangasuk, Boaz Kaunda-Arara, Erik Verheyen
Tomasz Skawiński, Bartosz Borczyk, Edyta Turniak
Sayyed Saeed Hosseinian Yousefkhani, Mansour Aliabadian, Eskandar Rastegar-Pouyani, Jamshid Darvish
Jonas Mortelmans, Elisabeth Debusschere, Sofie Vranken, Klaas Deneudt, Francisco Hernandez, Jan Mees