• Comparative geographic variation of selected southern African gerbils 

      Ramantswana, Tondani Madeleine (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The aims of this study were to describe and compare the geographic variation of D. auricularis and G. paeba, and determine whether the four recognised subspecies of the latter species are validusing ...
    • Cytosystematics of Gerbils 

      Knight, Liezel Iris (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The objectives of this research were to: (1) accurately identify chromosome homology, (2) identify chromosome rearrangements leading to diploid number variation and chromosome evolution to formulate the ...
    • Phylogeography of the southern African vlei rat, Otomys irroratus, inferred from chromosomal and DNA sequence data 

      Engelbrecht, Adriaan (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study examines the phylogeography of the southern African vlei rat, Otomys irroratus using the mtDNA cyt b gene and chromosomal data derived using G-, and C-banding, Ag-NOR staining and fluorescence ...