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6.9: Bibliography

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    du Plessis, K.L., R.O. Martin, P.A.R. Hockey, et al. 2012. The costs of keeping cool in a warming world: Implications of high temperatures for foraging, thermoregulation and body condition of an arid-zone bird. Global Change Biology 18: 2063–3070.

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    Fitchett, J.M., and S.W. Grab. 2014. A 66‐year tropical cyclone record for south‐east Africa: Temporal trends in a global context. International Journal of Climatology 34: 3604–15.

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    Foden, W., G.F. Midgley, G. Hughes, et al. 2007. A changing climate is eroding the geographical range of the Namib Desert tree Aloe through population declines and dispersal lags. Diversity and Distributions 13: 645–53.

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