‘eighty years of promoting biodiversity conservation through taxonomic research, scientific training and international networks’

Harrison Institute, Centre for Biodiversity Research

1975 - 1979 (21 publications)


Harrison, D. L. 1979. Interim Report on the results of the Oman Flora and Fauna Survey Dhofar 1977. Sultanate of Oman. Mammals: 49-51. Ministry of Diwan Affairs Pub. July 1979.

Harrison, D. L. 1979. A new species of Pipistrelle Bat (Pipistrellus: Vespertilionidae) from Oman, Arabia. Mammalia Paris, 43(4): 573-576. [PDF available]

Harrison, D. L. 1979. Gross hind limb anomaly in Apodemus sylvaticus (Rodentia: Muridae). Mammalia Paris 43 (4): 571- 573.

Harrison, D. L., N. G. Pendleton & G. C. D. Harrison. 1979. Eumops dabbenei Thomas, 1914 (Chiroptera;Molossidae), a Free-tailed Bat new to the Fauna of Paraguay. Mammalia, Paris, 43 (2): 251-252.


Harrison, D. L. 1978.  Into Oman’s Green mountain. Country Life.: 188-189. 26th January, 1978.

Harrison, D. L. 1978. A critical examination of alleged sibling species in the Lesser Three-toed Jerboas (subgenus Jaculus) of the North African and Arabian deserts. Bulletin of the Carnegie Museum of Natural History 6: 77-80.

Harrison, D. L. and I. P. Brownlow. 1978. A comparative study of the baculum in bats of the genus Scotophilus (Chiroptera:Vespertilionidae) Mammalia Paris 42(1): 123-130. [PDF available]


Gallagher. M. D. and D. L. Harrison. 1977. Report on the Bats (Chiroptera) obtained by The Zaire River Expedition. Bonner Zoologische Beitrage 28: 19-32.

Harrison, D. L. 1977. Protecting Oman’s Wildlife. Middle East International. No.70: 25-27. April 1977.

Harrison, D. L. 1977. The scientific results of the Oman Flora and Fauna Survey, 1975. Introduction. Pp. 9-11. Mammals obtained by the Expedition, with a Checklist of the mammals of the Sultanate of Oman. Pp. 12-26.


Harrison, D. L. and M. D. Gallagher, 1976. Plan for Reserves in Oman. Oryx, 13(3): 287-288.

Harrison, D. L. 1976. A plan to save the Arabian Tahr. Asian Affairs 63 (N.S. 7): 33-34.

Harrison, D. L. 1976. The Oman Flora and Fauna Survey, 1975. Journal of Oman Studies 1: 181-186.

Harrison, D. L. 1976. Interim Report of the Oman Flora and Fauna Survey, 1975. Sultanate of Oman. Mammals: 12-14. Ministry of Diwan Affairs Pub. November, 1976.


Gallagher, M. D. and D. L. Harrison, 1975. The terrestrial mammals of Bahrain. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society, 72(2): 407-421.

Harrison, D. L. 1975. Denizens of the desert. The Times. Sept. 15th 1975.

Harrison, D. L. 1975.  Macrophyllum macrophyllum. Mammalian Species, No.62: 1-3.

Harrison, D. L. 1975. My fate was sealed by a Common Shrew. Hobbydoctor 1 (2): 5.

Harrison, D. L. 1975. Desert Coloration in Rodents: 269-275. In: I. Prakash and P. K. Ghosh, Rodents in desert Environments. Monographiae Biologicae, 28. 13. Dr W.Junk Pub. The Hague.

Harrison, D. L. 1975. Scientific Results of the Oman Flora and fauna Survey, 1975. Description of a new subspecies of Botta’s Serotine (Eptesicus bottae Peters, 1869, Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) from Oman. Mammalia, Paris, 39(3): 415-418.

Harrison, D. L. 1975. A new species of African Free-tailed Bat (Chiroptera:Molossidae) obtained by the Zaire River Expedition. Mammalia Paris 39 (2): 311-318. [PDF available]