Department of Biological Sciences Staff - Dr. A. Monadjem Publications

Department of Biological Sciences Staff - Prof. A. Monadjem

All publications

Books

  1. Monadjem, A. 1997. An Annotated Checklist of the Mammals of Swaziland. Conservation Trust of Swaziland, Manzini. 27pp.
  2. Monadjem, A. 1998. The Mammals of Swaziland. Conservation Trust of Swaziland & Big Game Parks, Mbabane 154pp.
  3. Monadjem, A., Boycott, R.C., Parker, V. & Culverwell, J. 2003. Threatened Vertebrates of Swaziland. Swaziland Red Data Book: fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals. Ministry of Tourism, Environment and Communication, Mbabane.

Chapters in books

  1. Monadjem, A. 1998. Referencing In Kalu, J. (Ed). Report writing in the sciences. MITC Press, Manzini, pp. 35-52.
  2. Barnes, K. & Monadjem, A. 2001. Swaziland In Fishpool, L.D.C. & Evans, M.I. (Eds). Important Bird Areas in Africa and associated islands: priority sites for conservation. Bird Life Conservation Series No. 11, Cambridge, pp 891-896.

Refereed journals

  1. Monadjem, A., Owen-Smith, N. & Kemp, A.C. 1994. Position of nest, incubation period and nestling period of the Arrowmarked Babbler. Ostrich 65:341.
  2. Monadjem, A., Owen-Smith, N. & Kemp, A.C. 1994. Perch-site selection by three species of kingfishers. Ostrich 65:342-343.
  3. Monadjem, A., Passmore, N.I., Kemp, A.C. 1994. Territorial calls of allopatric and sympatric populations of two species of Pogoniulus tinkerbarbet in southern Africa. Ostrich 65:339-341.
  4. Monadjem, A., Owen-Smith, N & Kemp, A.C. 1995. The influence of water depth on foraging location of two species of kingfisher and two species of cormorant on the Sabie River within the Kruger National Park. African Journal of Ecology 33:81-83.
  5. Monadjem, A., Owen-Smith, N. & Kemp, A.C. 1995. Aspects of the breeding biology of the Arrowmarked Babbler Turdoides jardineii in South Africa. Ibis 137:515-518.
  6. Monadjem, A. 1996. Cooperative breeding in southern African passerines and brood parasitism: is there a relationship? South African Journal of Science 92:295-298.
  7. Monadjem, A. 1996. Habitat associations of birds along the Sabie River, South Africa. African Journal of Ecology 34:75-78.
  8. Monadjem, A., Owen-Smith, N. & Kemp, A.C. 1996. Broad-scale distribution patterns of piscivorous birds along a South African subtropical river during the dry season. Tropical Ecology 37:135-137.
  9. Monadjem, A & Perrin, M.R. 1996. The effects of additional food on the demography of rodents in a subtropical grassland in Swaziland. Mammalia 60:785-789.
  10. Monadjem, A. 1997. Habitat preferences and biomasses of small mammals in Swaziland. African Journal of Ecology 35:64-72.
  11. Monadjem, A. 1997. Stomach contents of 19 species of small mammals from Swaziland. South African Journal of Zoology 32:23-26.
  12. Monadjem, A. & Perrin, M.R. 1997. Population dynamics of Lemniscomys rosalia (Muridae: Rodentia) in a Swaziland grassland: effects of food and fire. South African Journal of Zoology 32:129-135.
  13. Monadjem, A. & Perrin, M.R. 1997. The effect of food supplementation on Mastomys natalensis (Muridae: Rodentia) in a Swaziland grassland. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 52: 363-375.
  14. Monadjem, A. 1998. Altitudinal variation in body size characteristics of two species of murid rodents. UNISWA Research Journal of Agriculture, Science and Technology 2: 121-124.
  15. Monadjem, A. 1998. Biomass of rodents at Mlawula Nature Reserve, Swaziland. UNISWA Research Journal of Agriculture, Science and Technology 2: 117-120.
  16. Monadjem, A. 1998. Relative brain size of some southern African myomorph rodents. South African Journal of Zoology 33: 47-49.
  17. Monadjem, A. & Perrin, M.R. 1998. The effect of supplementary food on the home range of the multimammate mouse Mastomys natalensis. South African Journal of Wildlife Research 28: 1-3.
  18. Monadjem, A. & Perrin, M.R. 1998. Effects of food supplementation and fire on small mammal community structure in a Swaziland grassland. South African Journal of Science 94: 89-93.
  19. Monadjem, A., Monadjem, L. & Putnam, J. 1998. Sighting frequencies of nocturnal mammals in Swaziland. African Journal of Ecology 36: 280-285.
  20. Monadjem, A. & Perrin, M.R. 1998. Effects of supplemental food on the habitat selected by Mastomys natalensis (Muridae: Rodentia) in a subtropical grassland in Swaziland. South African Journal of Zoology 33: 172-177.
  21. Monadjem, A. 1998. Reproductive biology, age structure and diet of Mastomys natalensis (Muridae: Rodentia) and other rodents in a Swaziland grassland. Zeitschrift fur Säugetierkunde 63: 347-356.
  22. Monadjem, A. 1998. Distribution patterns and conservation status of mammals in Swaziland, southern Africa. Koedoe 41: 45-59.
  23. Monadjem, A. 1998. Reproduction in the little free-tailed bat Tadarida pumila (Microchiroptera: Molossidae) in Swaziland. Durban Museum Novitates 23: 39-41.
  24. Monadjem, A. 1999. Population dynamics of Mus minutoides and Steatomys pratensis (Muridae: Rodentia) in a subtropical grassland in Swaziland. African Journal of Ecology 37: 202-210.
  25. Monadjem, A. 1999. Geographic distribution patterns of small mammals in Swaziland in relation to abiotic factors and human land-use activity. Biodiversity & Conservation 8: 223-237.
  26. Monadjem, A. & Mahlaba, T.A.M. 2000. A mammal survey of the lower Usuthu Basin, Swaziland. UNISWA Research Journal of Agriculture, Science and Technology 4: 55-61.
  27. Monadjem, A. 2000. An avifaunal (Aves) survey of the lower Usuthu River basin, Swaziland. Durban Museum Novitates 25: 25-31.
  28. Monadjem, A. 2001. Population fluctuations of birds in Acacia savanna in Swaziland. Durban Museum Novitates 26: 6-9.
  29. Monadjem, A. 2001. Sexual dimorphism, sex ratio and preliminary recapture rates of Nycteris thebaica (Nycteridae: Chiroptera) in Swaziland. Durban Museum Novitates 49-52.
  30. Monadjem, A. 2001. Community structure and composition of birds in Acacia savanna in Swaziland. Ostrich Supplement 15: 132-135.
  31. Monadjem, A. 2001. Observations on the African White-backed Vulture nesting at Mlawula Nature Reserve, Swaziland. Vulture News 45: 3-10.
  32. Monadjem, A. 2001. The effect of vegetative cover and supplementary food on the community structure of small mammals in a subtropical grassland in Swaziland. UNISWA Research Journal of Agriculture, Science and Technology 5:33-41.
  33. Monadjem, A. 2002. Population densities and community structure of birds in Acacia savanna in the lowveld of Swaziland. Ostrich 73:11-19.
  34. Monadjem, A. 2002. Population densities and community structure of birds in broadleaved woodland in the lowveld of Swaziland. Ostrich 73: 100-105.
  35. Monadjem, A & Perrin, M. 2003. Population fluctuations and community structure of small mammals in a Swaziland grassland over a 3-year period. African Zoology 38: 127-137.
  36. Monadjem. A. 2003. Nest site selection by African White backed Vulture in Swaziland. Vulture News 48:24-26
  37. Monadjem, A. 2003. Nesting distribution and status of vultures in Swaziland. Vulture News 48:12-19.
  38. Monadjem, A. 2003. Population densities and community structure of birds in riverine forest in the lowveld of Swaziland. Ostrich 74: 173-180.
  39. Monadjem, A. & Garcelon, D. in press. Nesting distribution of vultures in relation to land use. Biodiversity & Conservation.


Other journals, book reviews and popular articles

  1. Monadjem, A. 1993. The effect of ringing nestling Arrowmarked Babblers Turdoides jardineii on fledging success. Safring News 22:55-56.
  2. Monadjem, A. 1995. The arrowmarked babbler: a common but little studied species. Birding in Southern Africa 47:83-84.
  3. Monadjem, A. 1997. Measurements, moult and residency of Kurrichane Buttonquail Turnix sylvatica, in Swaziland, captured in small mammal traps. Safring News 26: 63-65.
  4. Boycott, R.C. & Monadjem, A. 1998. First record of Orange Ground Thrush in Swaziland. Africa: Birds & Birding 3: 16.
  5. Monadjem, A. 2000. Density estimates and movement patterns of the Whitebellied Sunbird Nectarinia talatala in Swaziland. Bird Numbers 9: 26-29.
  6. Monadjem, A. 2000. Book review: Taylor, P. 1998. The Smaller Mammals of KwaZulu-Natal. University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg. Durban Museum Novitates 25: 65-66.
  7. Monadjem, A. 2000. Bird Checklist of Swaziland. Swaziland Bird Club, Manzini.
  8. Monadjem, A. 2000. Warblers ringed in Swaziland between 1994-1999. Safring News 29: 73-78.

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