Large wild mammals in Ferlo (North of Senegal)

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These data are collected in the extension area of the Great Green Wall in Ferlo (North, Senegal) between 2016 and 2021. They concern the biodiversity of large wild mammals present in Koyli Alpha. This work was carried out within the framework of the Observatoire Hommes-Milieux international Téssékéré and (co)funded by the LabEx DRIIHM, French programme "Investissements d'Avenir" (ANR11-LABX-0010) which is managed by the ANR.

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Occurrence; biodiversity; mammal; Vallée du Ferlo


  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • User
  • Point Of Contact
Lecturer and researcher
Cheikh Anta Diop University
Avenue Cheikh Anta Diop, BP 5005 Dakar Fann
Anna Niang
  • Originator
PhD candidate
Cheikh Anta Diop University
Avenue Cheikh Anta Diop, BP 5005 Dakar Fann
Priscilla DUBOZ
  • Metadata Provider
IRL3189 ESS - International research laboratory (CNRS)
Cheikh Anta Diop University
5005 Dakar

Geographic Coverage

These data come from the locality of Koyli Alpha and its surroundings located on the extension area of the Great Green Wall reforestation project in Ferlo (North, Senegal).

Bounding Coordinates South West [15.66, -15.57], North East [15.72, -15.52]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Species Atilax paludinosus (Mangouste des marais), Canis aureus (Chacal doré), Erythrocebus patas (Singe rouge), Felis silvestris (Chat sauvage), Genetta genetta (Genette commune), Lepus capensis (Lièvre du Cap), Mellivora capensis (Ratel), Oryx dammah (Oryx Algazelle), Vulpes pallida (Renard Pâlé)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2016-01-01 / 2021-04-20

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 85488a28-b018-46e2-97eb-5c3aad4cbb82