Publication

Beds of grass at Banc d’Arguin, Mauritania: Ecosystem infrastructures underlying avian richness along the East Atlantic Flyway

El-Hacen, E-H. M., 2019, [Groningen]: University of Groningen. 214 p.

Research output: ThesisThesis fully internal (DIV)Academic

APA

El-Hacen, E-H. M. (2019). Beds of grass at Banc d’Arguin, Mauritania: Ecosystem infrastructures underlying avian richness along the East Atlantic Flyway. [Groningen]: University of Groningen.

Author

El-Hacen, El-Hacen Mohamed. / Beds of grass at Banc d’Arguin, Mauritania : Ecosystem infrastructures underlying avian richness along the East Atlantic Flyway. [Groningen] : University of Groningen, 2019. 214 p.

Harvard

El-Hacen, E-HM 2019, 'Beds of grass at Banc d’Arguin, Mauritania: Ecosystem infrastructures underlying avian richness along the East Atlantic Flyway', Doctor of Philosophy, University of Groningen, [Groningen].

Standard

Beds of grass at Banc d’Arguin, Mauritania : Ecosystem infrastructures underlying avian richness along the East Atlantic Flyway. / El-Hacen, El-Hacen Mohamed.

[Groningen] : University of Groningen, 2019. 214 p.

Research output: ThesisThesis fully internal (DIV)Academic

Vancouver

El-Hacen E-HM. Beds of grass at Banc d’Arguin, Mauritania: Ecosystem infrastructures underlying avian richness along the East Atlantic Flyway. [Groningen]: University of Groningen, 2019. 214 p.


BibTeX

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