Scientific Journal - Indago

Scientific Journal - Indago (Previously called Navorsinge van die Nasionale Museum, Bloemfontein) is an accredited journal which publishes original research results on topics related to the approved research disciplines of the Museum, and/or those based on study collections of the Museum, and/or studies undertaken in the Free State. All contributions are critically reviewed by at least two appropriate external referees.

Editor: Dr Michael F. Bates (herp [at] nasmus [dot] co [dot] za)

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Dec 2017

Volume 33, Part 1. P.A. Erasmus,& B.J.H. de Graaff. ‘They say a Dog wears a Ticket’ – Legal Classification instead of Self-Identification. pp. 01-12. PDF 1.7 MEG




Volume 32, Part 1. NEETHLING, J.A. & HADDAD, C.R. 2016. A systematic revision of the South African pseudoscorpions of the family Geogarypidae (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones). pp. 01-80. PDF 1.2 MEG

Volume 32, Part 2. WERNER, C., REEVES, B., BROWN, N. & VENTER, J.A. 2016. Herpetofauna of the Oviston, Commando Drift and Tsolwana nature reserves in the arid interior of the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa.  pp. 81-98. PDF 1.2 MEG

Volume 32, Part 3. Du BRUYN, D. 2016. A Baker garden with a touch of Jekyll: Early history (1903–1905) of the garden at Westminster Estate near Tweespruit, Free State, with special reference to the role played by the Duke of Westminster, Sir Herbert Baker and Gertrude Jekyll. pp. 99-118. PDF 1.2 MEG

Volume 32, Part 4. HAASBROEK, H. 2016. Henry Selby Msimang en die loonagitasie van 1919 in Bloemfontein.  pp. 119-131. PDF 1.2 MEG


Volume 31, Part 3. BADENHORST, S. & BOSHOFF, W.S. 2015. Animal remains from an early twentieth century rural farming community at Orage River Railway Station, South Africa. pp. 49-64. PDF 1.2 MEG

Volume 31, Part 2. HAASBROEK, H. 2015. Die 1922-debat rondom die strewe na en besluit oor 'n nuwe Bloemfonteinse markterrein.  pp. 29-48. PDF 1.2 MEG

Volume 31, Part 1. BEZUIDENHOUT, H., BRADSHAW, P.L., BRADSHAW, M. & ZIETSMAN, P.C. 2015. Landscape units of Mokala National Park, Northern Cape Province, South Africa. pp. 1-27.  PDF 5.5 MEG; PDF 2 MEG.


Volume 30, Part 6. HUGO-COETZEE, E.A. 2014. A new species of Adrodamaeus (Acari, Oribatida, Gymnodamaeidae) from South Africa. pp. 87-99. PDF 2.2 MEG

Volume 30, Part 5. COETZEE, L. 2014. Rare new species of the genus Afroleius Mahunka, 1984 (Acari, Oribatida, Mycobatidae) from South Africa. pp. 71-85. PDF 1,8 MEG

Volume 30, Deel 4. HAASBROEK, H. 2014. Die ontstaan van die unieke ondergrondse Reservoir-galery (2002) by Oliewenhuis-kunsmuseum in Bloemfontein. pp. 47-70. PDF 3 MEG

Volume 30, Part 3. KNEIDINGER, C.M., VAN HEERDEN, H., MACFADYEN, D., VAN DER MERWE, M., AVENANT, N.L., VAN DER BANK, H. 2014. Species identification, habitat preferences and population genetics of Mastomys natalensis (A. Smith, 1834) and M. coucha (A. Smith, 1836) in an enclosed area, Kruger National Park, South Africa. pp. 31-45. PDF 891 KB

Volume 30, Part 2. OLBRICHT, G. & SLIWA, A. 2014. Elephant shrews (sengis) - neither rodent nor shrew: A historical perspective. pp. 18-30. PDF 824 KB

Volume 30, Part 1. BULLOCK, K.L., VILJOEN, F. & KOTZE, J.J. 2014. Habitat associations and impact of habitat degradation on small mammals in the Heritage Park, North West Province, South Africa. pp. 1-17. PDF 686 KB


Volume 29, Part 3. DU BRUYN, D. & WESSELS, A. 2013. The British soldiers' Bloemfontein: Impressions and experiences during the time of the British occupation and Lord Roberts' Halt, 13 March - 3 May 1900.  pp. 29-68.  PDF 1.6 MEG

Volume 29, Part 2. BATES, M.F. 2013. First records of the egg-eating snake Dasypeltis confusa Trape & Mané, 2006 in Nigeria and Chad, with range extensions for Ghana. pp. 17-27 PDF 1,6 MEG

Volume 29, Part 1. COURI, M.S., KIRK-SPRIGGS, A.H. & PONT, A.C. 2013. New distribution records of Afrotropical Muscidae (Diptera) based on material at the National Museum, Bloemfontein. pp. 1-17 PDF 1,3 MEG


Volume 28, Part 4. HAASBROEK, H. 2012. Die rol van Charles (Charlie) Gustav Fichardt in Bloemfontein 1891-1923. pp. 49-83. PDF 834 KB

Volume 28, Part 3. BATES, M.F. & INEICH, I. 2012. A new size record for the West African egg-eating snake Dasypeltis gansi Trape & Mané, 2006, with new distribution records. pp. 41-48.  PDF 734 KB

Volume 28, Part 2. ERMILOV, S.G. & HUGO-COETZEE, E.A. 2012. Two new species of Nothrus (Acari:Oribatida: Nothridae) from South Africa. pp. 25-40. PDF 871 KB

Volume 28, Part 1. HAVENGA, S & WESSELS, A. 2012. "Examplair" - Victoriaanse merklappe met spesifieke verwysing na voorbeelde in die versameling van die Nasionale Museum, Bloemfontein. pp.1-21. PDF 1,6 MEG


Volume 27, Part 4. BAUER, A.M., HEINICKE, M.P., JACKMAN, T.R. & BRANCH, W.R. 2011. Systematics of the Pachydactylus mariquensis group of geckos (Reptilia: Squamata: Gekkonidae): Status of P. mariquensis latirostris, P. m. macrolepis and P. amoenus.  pp. 85-1-8. PDF 1 MEG

Volume 27, Part 3. DU BRUYN, D. 2011. 'Township Topiary': The history of the English-style gardens of Batho, Mangaung (1846-1948).  pp. 37-82. PDF 2,45 MEG

Volume 27, Part 2. LOTZ, L. 2011. The genus Cheiracanthium (Araneae: Miturgidae) in the Afrotropical Region. 3. Description of four new species.  pp. 21-36. PDF 1 MEG

Volume 27, Part 1. DE RUITER, D.J., CHURCHILL, S.E., BROPHY, J.K. & BERGER, L.R. 2011. Regional Survey of Middle Stone Age Fossil Vertebrate Deposits in the Virginia-Theunissen area of the Free State, South Africa. pp. 1-20. PDF 4 MEG


Volume 26, Part 3. BATES, M.F., PIETERSEN, D.W. & MEASEY, G.J. 2010. New amphisbaenian records for the Northern Cape, South Africa. pp. 61-72. PDF 532 KB

Volume 26, Part 2. HUGO-COETZEE, E.A. 2010. Two new species of Austrocarabodes (Acari: Oribatida: Carabodidae) from South Africa: A. mahunkai and A. lineasetosa. pp. 46-59. PDF 1,3 MEG

Volume 26, Part 1. LE ROUX, C. 2010. J.R. Cooper as Township Manager of Mangaung at Bloemfontein 1923-1945. pp. 1-44. PDF 743 KB

Volume (Number) Author. Date. Title. Pages.

1(1a) HOFFMAN, A.C. 1952. Seldsame papiernote, goedvore en bewysstukke van die Oranje-Vrystaat in die versameling van die Nasionale Museum. pp. 1-17

1(1b) DREYER, T.F. & MEIRING, A.J.D. 1952. The Hottentot. pp. 19-22

1(2a) HOFFMAN, A.C. 1952. Venda dug-out canoe. pp. 23-28

1(2b) MEIRING, A.J.D. 1952. Polished-edge bone implements. pp. 30-34

1(3a) MEIRING, A.J.D. 1953. Die Hottentot aan die Kaap voor die tyd van Van Riebeeck soos opgeteken deur Jodocus Hondius. pp. 35-40

1(3b) HOFFMAN, A.C. 1953. The fossil Alcalephines of South Africa - Genera Peloroceras, Lunatoceras and Alcelaphus. pp. 41-56

1(3c) DREYER, T.F. 1953. The origin and chronology of the Fauresmith culture. pp. 57-76

1(3d) MEIRING, A.J.D. 1953. The Matjes River shelter; evidence in regard to the introduction of rock painting into South Africa. pp. 77-84

1(4) WALTON, J. 1953. The daggapipes of Southern Africa. pp. 85-113

1(5a) BRINK, A.S. 1954. Thrinaxodon and some other Lystrosaurus zone Cynodonts in the collection of the National Museum, Bloemfontein. pp. 115-126

1(5b) BRINK, A.S. 1954. Note on a new Platycraniellus skull. pp. 127-130

1(5c) TOERIEN, M.J. 1954. Note on the systematic position of Compsodon, Van H. pp. 131-132

1(6a) CLARK, J.D. 1955. A note on a wooden implement from the level of Peat I at Florisbad, Orange Free State. pp. 135-140

1(6b) BRINK, A.S. 1955. Notes on some Thecodonts. pp. 141-148

1(7) CROMPTON, A.W. 1955. A revision of the Scaloposauridae with special reference to Kinetism in this family. pp. 149-183

1(8a) Obituary: T.F. Dreyer. pp. 185-186. 1955

1(8b) MEIRING, A.J.D. 1955. Fossil proboscidian teeth and ulna from Virginia, O.F.S. pp. 187-202

1(9) MEIRING, A.J.D. 1956. The macrolithic culture of Florisbad. pp. 205-237

1(10) EWER, R.F. 1957. The fossil pigs of Florisbad. pp. 239-257

1(11) HOOIJER, D.A. 1958. Pleistocene remains of Hippopotamus from the Orange Free State. pp. 259-266

1(12a) HOFFMAN, A.C. 1958. Op soek na Water-Boesmans in die Ngamilandmoerasse. pp. 267-274

1(12b) EWER, R.F.1958. A note on some South African fossil otters. pp. 275-280

1(12c) HOFFMAN, A.C. 1958. Pigmyation of the Bushman race. pp. 281-293

2(1a) ESTERHUYSE, D.J. 1962. Preliminary notes on phallic objects from Spitskopp. pp. 1-6

2(1b) FOURIE, S. 1962. Notes on a new Tritylodontid from the cave Sandstone of South Africa. pp. 7-19

2(2a) HOFFMAN, A.C. & ESTERHUYSE, D.J. 1965. Preliminary report on archaeological, palaeological and anthropological expeditions in the Orange River Area. pp. 21-28

2(2b) ELS, A.J. 1965. Studies on the South African Oribatei (Acarina) Part 1: Description of Mesoplophora africana Balogh 1958. pp. 29-32

2(3) HOFFMAN, A.C. 1965. On the discovery of a new Thecodont from the Middle Beaufort Beds. pp. 33-40

2(4) SAMPSON, C.G. 1967. Excavations at Zaayfontein Shelter Norvalsport, Northern Cape. pp. 41-124

2(5/6a) SAMPSON, C.G. 1967. Excavation at Glen Elliot Shelter Colesberg District, Northern Cape. pp. 125-210

2(5/6b) SAMPSON, C.G. 1967. Zeekoegat 13: A later Stone Age Opensite near Venterstad, Cape. pp. 211-237 (Out of print)

2(7) BAARD, E. 1967. Dagga stone pipes in the collection of the National Museum. pp. 216-233

2(8) HOFFMAN, A.C. & BAARD, E. 1969. Bushman engravings on walking sticks, magic sticks, a calabash and ostrich egg-shells. pp. 238-242

2(9a) ENGELBRECHT, C.M. 1972. Two new species of the genus Galumna Von Heyden, 1826 (Galumnidae: Oribatei) from South Africa. pp. 244-262

2(9b) ENGELBRECHT, C.M. 1972. Two new species of the genus Rhodaplozetes Balogh, 1961 Rhodaplozetes georgensis sp. n. and Rhodaplozetes witfonteinsis sp. n. (Microzetidae: Oribatei). pp. 263-269

2(9c) ENGELBRECHT, C.M. 1972. Microzetes auxillaris orkneyensis spp. n. and Microzetes natalensis sp. n. (Microzetetidae: Oribatei) from South Africa. pp. 270-281

2(9d) ENGELBRECHT, C.M. 1972. A new microzetid genus and species Schalleriella grabouwensis (Microzetidae: Oribatei) from South Africa. pp. 282-288

2(10a) VAN HEERDEN, J. 1972. A revised catalogue system for the Karoo fossil vertebrates in the National Museum. pp. 291-300

2(10b) BONAPARTE, J.F. 1972. Pedeticosaurus leviseuri van Hoepen, a probable Protosuchian. pp. 301-305

2(10c) VAN HEERDEN, J. 1972. Intraspecific variations and growth changes in the Cynodont reptile Thrinaxodon liorhinus Sealey. pp. 307-347

2(10d) FOCK, G.J. 1972. Extinct Bovine on rock engravings. pp. 349-353

2(11a) DE WAAL, S.W.pp. 1973. Die mesenefros van Xenopos laevis (Daudin) ‘n Histologiese oorsig. pp. 356-385

2(11b) BUTZER, K.W. 1973. On the geology of a late pliocene Mammuthus site, Virginia, Orange Free State. pp. 386-393

2(11c) ENGELBRECHT, C.M. 1973. South African Galumnoidea (Oribatei: Acari): New taxa and records. pp. 394-415

2(12) VAN HEERDEN, J. 1974. A short note on some natural casts of the Cotylosaurian reptile Procolophon. pp. 417-428

3(1) ENGELBRECHT, C.M. 1974. The Genus Halozetes (Oribatei: Acari) on Marion Island. pp. 1-25

3(2) ENGELBRECHT, C.M. 1974. The Genus Passalozetes Grandjean, 1932 (Oribatei: Acari) in South Africa. pp. 29-38

3(3) ENGELBRECHT, C.M. 1974. The Genus Hydrozetes Berlese 1902 (Oribatei: Acari) in South Africa. pp. 41-49

3(4) ENGELBRECHT, C.M. 1975. New Ameronothroid (Oribatei: Acari) taxa from the Republic South Africa and the Islands Gough and Marion. pp. 53-88

3(5) ENGELBRECHT, C.M. 1975. Die Suid-Afrikaanse Pelopoidea Balogh, 1963 (Oribatei: Acari) pp. 89-108

3(6) LYNCH, C.D. 1975. The distribution of mammals in the Orange Free State. pp. 109-139

3(7) VAN HEERDEN, J. 1976. The cranial anatomy of Nanictosaurus rubidgei Broom and the classification of the Cynodontia (Reptilia: Therapsida). pp. 141-164

3(8) FERREIRA, M.C. 1976. Contribution to the knowledge of the African Scarabeidae. Some new species of Onitis F. (Tribe Onitini). pp. 165-180

3(9)FERREIRA, M.C. 1976. A. Some new species of Onitis F. (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae). pp. 181-194

3(10) FERREIRA, M.C. 1977. Contribution to the knowledge of the African Scarabeidae. A new genus of Onitini and some new species of Onitis F. pp. 195-198

4(1) DU PISANI, E. 1978. Dama settlement and subsistence along the Ugab Valley, South West Africa (Namibia). pp. 1-20

4(2) VAN HEERDEN, J. 1979. The morphology and taxonomy of Euskelosaurus (Reptilia: Saurischia; Late Triassic) from South Africa. pp. 21-84

4(3) DE WAAL, S.W. 1980. The Testudines (Reptilia) of the Orange Free State, South Africa. pp. 85-91

4(4) DE WAAL, S.W. 1980. The Salientia (Amphibia) of the Orange Free State, South Africa. pp. 93-120

4(5) LYNCH, C.D. 1981. The status of the Cape Grey Mongoose, Herpestes pulverulentus Wagner, 1839 (Mammalia: Viverridae) pp. 121-168

4(6) LOUW, S. 1983. A new species of Hyomora Pascoe (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Rhytirrhininae) with notes on the distribution of the genus. pp. 169-175

4(7) EARLé, R.A. 1983. Aspects of the breeding biology of the Whitebrowed Sparrowweaver Plocepasser mahali (Aves: Plocedae). pp. 177-191

4(8) VAN WYK, J.H. 1983. Seasonal breeding in the female lizard, Agama atra (Sauria: Agamidae) in the S.W. Cape Province, with special reference to possible environmental controlling factors. pp. 193-208

4(9) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1983. Sosiale Geskiedenis. pp. 209-228

4(10) RUBIDGE, B.S., KITCHING, J.W. & VAN DEN HEEVER, J.A. 1983. First record of a Theracephalian (Therapsida: Pristorognathidae) from the Ecca of South Africa. pp. 229-235

4(11) VAN WYK, J.H. 1984. Ovarian morphological changes during the annual breeding cycle of the Rock lizard Agama atra (Sauria: Agamidae). pp. 237-275

4(12) BUTTERFIELD, pp.H. 1984. The Orange River Sovereignty, 1848 to 1849. The letters of Ensign William Fleming. pp. 277-304

4(13) DU PISANI, E. 1984. The legacy of Frederik and Adam Opperman. pp. 305-323

4(14) RUBIDGE, B.S. 1984. The cranial morphology and Palaeoenvironment of Eodicynodon Barry (Therapsida: Dictynodontia). pp. 325-398

4(15) BELLAMY, C.L. 1985. A catalogue of the higher taxa of the family Buprestidae (Coleoptera). pp. 405-472

4(16) LYNCH, C.D. 1985. Mammalian distribution patterns in the Orange Free State. pp. 473-499

4(17) RUBIDGE, B.S. 1985. The first records of a complete snout of the primative Dicynodont Eodicynodon oostuizeni Barry, 1974 (Therapsida: Dicynodontia). pp. 501-509

5(1) EARLé, R.A. 1985. Predators, parasites and symbionts of the South African Cliff Swallow Hirundo spilodera (Aves: Hirundinidae). pp. 1-18

5(2) EARLé, R.A. 1985. The nest of the South African Cliff Swallow Hirundo spilodera (Aves: Hirundinidae). pp. 21-36

5(3) EARLé, R.A. 1985. A description of the social, aggressive and maintenance behaviour of the South African Cliff Swallow Hirundo spilodera (Aves: Hirundinidae). pp. 37-50

5(4) EARLé, R.A. 1985. Foraging behaviour and diet of the South African Cliff Swallow Hirundo spilodera (Aves: Hirundinidae). pp. 53-66

5(5) RUBIDGE, B.S. & BRINK, J.S. 1985. Preliminary survey of the extent and nature of Pleistocene sedimentary deposits at Florisbad, South Africa. pp. 69-76

5(6) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1985. Die herinneringe van George Warden. pp. 80-101

5(7) EARLé, R.A. 1986. Reappraisal of variation in the Ground Woodpecker Geocoloptes olivaceus with notes on its moult (Gmelin) (Aves: Picidae). pp. 80-93

5(8) BELLAMY, C.L. 1986. Studies in the African Agrilinae, Coraebini IV. (Coleoptera: Buprestidae). pp. 94-168

5(9) ENGELBRECHT, C.M. 1986. New oribatid taxa and distribution records predominantly from Southern Africa (Acari: Oribatei: Oribatelloidea). pp. 170-251

5(10) IRISH, J. 1986. The species of Comicus Brunner V. Wattenwyl (Orthoptera:Schizodactylidae) with a discussion of their origin. pp. 253-274

5(11) LYNCH, C.D. 1986. The ecology of the lesser Dwarf Shrew, Suncus varilla with reference to the use of termite mounds of Trinervitermes trinervoides. pp. 277-298

5(12) LOUW, S. 1986. Periodicity in and ecological equivalence between the ground living Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) in the Southern Namib and Kalahari ecosystems with notes on phylogenetic relationships. pp. 301-324

5(13) COETZEE, L. 1987. The South African Lamellareidae Baloch, 1972 (Acari: Oribatei). pp. 325-353

5(14) WATSON, J. 1987. The species limits of Galerella sanguinea (Rüppell, 1836), G. pulverulenta (Wagner, 1839) and G. nigrata (Thomas, 1928) in Southern Africa (Carnivora: Viverridae). pp. 355-414

5(15) LOUW, S. 1987. Species composition and seasonality of pitfall trapped Coleoptera at a site in the Orange Free State, South Africa. pp. 415-454

5(16) VAN WYK, J.H. 1988. The diet of the Rhombic Skaapsteker, Psammophylax rhombeatus rhombeatus (Serpentes: Columbridae). pp. 455-471

5(17) GROBLER, N.J. & LOOCK, J.C. 1988. The Florisbad mineral spring: its characteristics and genesis. pp. 473-485

5(18) LOOCK, J.C. & GROBLER, N.J. 1986. The regional geology of Florisbad. pp. 489-498

6(1) HOLM, E. 1988. Synonymic notes on African Cetoniinae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) I: Genus Xeloma Kraatz, including Sisyraphora Kraatz and Pseudorotaetia Kraatz. pp. 1-18

6(2) VAN HILLE, J.C. 1988. New species of Notoxus Fabricius 1792 and Antichus Paybull 1798 subgenus Aulacoderus la Ferté 1848 (Coleoptera: Anthicidae) in the collection of the National Museum, Bloemfontein. pp. 19-33

6(3) FARKAS, T. 1988. The birds of Korannaberg, Eastern Orange Free State, South Africa. pp. 35-108

6(4) WITTMER, W. 1989. Über die Gattung Colotes Erichson (Coleoptera: Malachiidae) im südlichen Africa arten mit metallischen Flügeldecken und hellen Seiten. pp. 111-149

6(5) GROBLER, L. 1989. New South African species of the genus Eupelops Ewing, 1917 (Acari: Oribatei: Phenolopelopoidea: Phenopelopidae). pp. 151-201

6(6) COETZEE, L. 1989. The genus Zetorchestes Berlese, 1888 (Acari: Oribatei: Zetorchestidae) in South Africa. pp. 203-221

6(7) BATES, M.F. 1989. Tail-break frequency, tail size and the extent of caudal autotomy in the Cape thick-toed gecko, Pachydactylus capensis capensis (Sauria: Gekkonidae). pp. 223-242

6(8) COETZER, A.C.M. 1989. Geskiedenis van die Nasionale Museum, 1877-1911. pp. 243-291

6(9) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1989. Die rol en betekenis van die Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk in die Oranjerivierkolonie. pp. 295-347

6(10) WATSON, J.P. 1990. The taxanomic status of the slender mongoose, Galerella sanguinea (Rüppell, 1836) in southern Africa. pp. 351-492

6(11) HOLM, E. 1990. Revision of African Cetoniinae (Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae) II. Genera Uloptera Burmeister, Anthracophorides Moser, Trymodera Gerstaecker and Scythropesthes Kraatz. pp. 495-521

6(12) LYNCH, C.D. and WATSON, J.P. 1990. The mammals of Sehlabethebe National Park, Lesotho. pp. 523-554


7(1) RUBIDGE, B.S. 1990. Redescription of the cranial morphology of Eodicynodon oostuizeni (Therapsida: Dicynodontia). pp. 1-25

7(2) RUBIDGE, B.S. 1990. The cranial morphology of a new species of the genus Eodicynodon (Therapsida: Dicynodontia). pp. 29-42

7(3) LYNCH, C.D. 1990. Reproduction in the lesser dwarf shrew Suncus varilla (Mammalia: Soricidae). pp. 45-59

7(4) WATSON, J.pp. 1990. New distribution of Laephotis in South Africa and Lesotho. pp. 61-70

7(5) GROBLER, L. 1991. A new Brasilobates Perez-Inigo & Baggio, 1980 from South Africa (Acari: Oribatei: Oribatuloidea: Xylobatidae). pp. 73-96

7(6) JOUBERT, A & VISSER, J.N.J. 1991. Approximate age of the thermal spring and lacustrine deposits at Florisbad, Orange Free State. pp. 97-111

7(7) LOUBSER, J.H.N. 1991. The conservation of rock paintings in Australia and its applicability to South Africa. pp. 113-143

7(8) LOUBSER, J.H.N. 1991. The ethnoarchaeology of Venda-speakers in southern Africa. pp. 145-464

7(9) LYNCH, C.D. 1991. Population dynamics in the lesser Dwarf Shrew, Suncus varilla (Mammalia: Soricidae). pp. 465-473

7(10) DU PREEZ, P.J. & BREDENKAMP, G.J. 1991. Vegetation classes of the Southern and Eastern Orange Free State (Rep. of S.A.) and the Highlands of Lesotho. pp. 477-526

7(11) LOTZ, L.N., SEAMAN, M.T. & KOK, D.J. 1991. Surface-active spiders (Araneae) of a site in semi-arid central S.A. pp. 529-540


8(1) BENDER, P.A. 1992. A reconsideration of the fossil suid, Potamochoeroides shawi, from the Makapansgat limeworks, Potgietersrus, Northern Transvaal. pp. 1-67

8(2) HAASBROEK, J. 1992. A.E.W. Ramsbottom, eerste administrateur van die O.V.S. 1910-1915. pp. 69-140

8(3) LYNCH, C.D. & WATSON, J.P. 1992. The distribution and ecology of Otomys slogetti (Mammalia: Rodentia) with notes on its taxonomy. pp. 141-158

8(4) PETERS, J. & BRINK, J.S. 1992. Comparative postcranial osteomorphology and osteometry of the springbok Antidorcas marsupialis (Zimmerman, 1780) and grey rhebok Pelea capreolus (Forster, 1790) (Mammalia: Bovidae) pp. 161-207

8(5) HAASBROEK, J.1992. Ella Fischer (1884-1964): ‘n veelsydige gemeenskapsleier. pp. 209-234

8(6) DE SWARDT, D.H. 1992. A behaviour study of the Black Korhaan Eupodotis afraoides. pp. 237-258

8(7) DREYER, J.J.B. 1992. The Iron Age archaeology of Doornpoort, Winburg, O.F.S. pp. 261-390

8(8) IRISH, J. 1992. The Hetrodinae (Orthoptera: Bradyporidae) of Southern Africa: systematics and phylogeny. pp. 393-434


9(1) CHAVEAS, L.M. 1993. A study of the quilted and corded "Kappies" of the Voortrekker women and their resemblance to French white work quilting of the 17th and 18th centuries. pp. 1-20

9(2) DE WET, L. 1993. New species of the genus Hermannia Nicolet, 1855 from S.A. I. (Acari: Oribatida: Hermaniidae). pp. 21-48

9(3) GROBLER, L. 1993. Species of the genus Zygoribatula Berlese, 1916 (Acari: Oribatida: Oribatulidae) from South Africa. I. New Species. pp. 49-76

9(4) MITCHELL, P.J. 1993. The archaeology of Tloutle Rockshelter, Maseru district, Lesotho. pp. 77-132

9(5)COETZEE, L. 1993. New genera and species of the family Zetomotrichidae Grandjean, 1954 (Acari: Oribatida: Oripodoidea) from South Africa. pp. 133-179

9(6) GROBLER, L. & KOK, D.J. 1993. Species of the genus Zygoribatula Berlese, 1916 (Acari: Oribatida: Oribatulidae) from South Africa. II. New and existing species. pp. 181-212

9(7) BRIEDENHANN, M. & HAASBROEK, J. 1993. J.E. Harrison, argitek en eerste bewoner van Freshford, en sy gesin se lewe in Bloemfontein (1895-1902). pp. 213-243

9(8) ECKHARDT, H.C., VAN ROOYEN, N. & BREDENKAMP, G.J. 1993. Wetland plant communities of the Vrede- Memel- Warden area, Northern-eastern O.F.S. pp. 245-262

9(9) DE WET, L. 1993. New species of the genus Hermania Nicolet, 1855 from South Africa. II. (Acari: Oribatida: Hermaniidae). pp. 265-287

9(10) BRIEDENHANN, M. & HAASBROEK, J. 1993. Freshford-huismuseum: die struktuurondersoek van die huis in 1984. pp. 289-343

9(11) LOUBSER, J.H.N. 1993. A guide to the rock paintings of Tandjesberg. pp. 345-384

9(12) HAASBROEK, J. 1993. Die Pres. Steyngedenkfonds (1923-1957). pp. 385-416

9(13) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1993. Jongliede- en debatsverenigings in die Oranjerivierkolonie. pp. 417-433

9(14) BOTES, S.M. 1993. Die residensie: woning van die Britse resident in Bloemfontein, 1846-1854. pp. 437-480


10(1) LOTZ, L.N. 1994. Revision of the genus Latrodectus (Araneae: Theridiidae) in Africa. pp. 1-60

10(2) LOUBSER, J.H.N. 1994. Ndebele archaeology of the Pietersburg area. pp. 62-147

10(3) BOTES, S.M. 1994. Die Eerste Presidensie in Bloemfontein, 1854-1861: ‘n kultuurhistoriese studie. pp. 149-176

10(4) LYNCH, C.D. 1994. The mammals of Lesotho. pp. 177-241

10(5) DE SWARDT, D.H. & LOUW, S. vd M. 1994. The diet and foraging behaviour of Gurney’s Sugarbird, Promerops gurneyi. pp. 246-258

10(6) GROBLER, L. 1994. Species of the genus Zygoribatula Berlese, 1916 (Acari: Oribatida: Oribatulidae) from South Africa III. Zygoribatula contracta Spec. Nov. and Zygoribatula setosa Evans, 1953. pp. 261-279

10(7) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1994. Afrikaner-identiteit in die Oranjerivierkolonie. pp. 281-335

10(8) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1994. Vroeë Hollands-Afrikaanse toneel in die Vrystaat. pp. 338-351

10(9) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1994. Die Orangia Unie as Volksvereniging en politieke party, 1906-1912. pp. 354-424

10(10) BOTES, S.M. 1994. President M.W. Pretorius en die oprigting van die Tweede Presidensie in Bloemfontein, 1861-1863. pp. 426-452

10(11) IRISH, J. 1994. Biogeography and systematics of South African Lepismatidae (Thysanura: Insecta) I. The Orange Free State. pp. 454-496

10(12) BRIEDENHANN, M. 1994. Freshford-huismuseum: restourasie 1984-1986. pp. 498-548

10(13) IRISH, J. 1994. The Biomes of Namibia, as determined by objective categorisation. pp. 550-592

10(14) HAASBROEK, J. 1994. E.R. Grobler, Administrateur van die O.V.S. 1924-1929. pp. 594-632

10(15) ZIETSMAN, pp.C. 1994. Autogamy in Sesamum triphyllum var. triphyllum (Pedaliacceae). pp. 634-646

10(16) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1994. Restourasie van die Dirkie-Uys kakebeenwa. pp. 650-671


11(1) COETZEE, L. 1995. A new species of the genus Saltatrichus Coetzee, 1993 (Acari: Oribatida: Zetomotrichidae) from South Africa. pp. 1-12

11(2) GROBLER, L. 1995. New species of the genus Plenotocepheus Hammer, 1966 (Acari: Oribatida: Otocepheidae) from South Africa. I. pp. 13-36

11(3) SMIT, C.M. BREDENKAMP, G.J. & VAN ROOYEN, N. 1995. The vegetation of the Upper Klip River Valley in the North Eastern O.F.S. pp. 38-58

11(4) TERBLANCHE, H.J. & KOK, O.B. 1995. Die voorkoms van wild in die Oranje Vrystaat. pp. 62-100

11(5) GROBLER, L. 1995. New species of the genus Plenotocepheus Hammer, 1966 (Acari: Oribatida: Otocepheidae) from South Africa. II. pp. 102-118

11(6) DOUGLAS, R. 1995. The herpetofauna of Florisbad Research Station as largely determined by Arrey trapping. pp. 122-148

11(7) HAASBROEK, J. 1995. Die Prins van Wallis se besoek aan Bloemfontein in Mei 1925. pp. 150-190

11(8) KARSTEL, M. 1995. The Basotho Blanket, borrowed but traditional. pp. 194-223

11(9) BOTES, S.M. 1995. Die Tweede Presidensie tydens die verblyf van President J.H. Brand. 1864-86. pp. 226-258

11(10) GROBLER, L. 1995. Two Otocepheid genera (Acari: Oribatida) from South Africa. : Longocepheus Balogh & Mahunka and Trichocepheus Balogh & Mahunka. pp. 262-300

11(11) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1995. Die Grey Universiteitskollege, 1904-35: Stryd om identiteit en voortbestaan. pp. 302-376

11(12) VAN DEN BERGH, C.K. 1995. The healing practices of Bishop J. Matuwane. pp. 378-396


12(1) BATES, M. 1996. New reptile distribution records for the Free State Province of South Africa. pp. 1-47

12(2) AVENANT, N.L. 1996. Identification and distribution of two Mastomys spp. in Lesotho and part of South Africa. pp. 50-55

12(3) HAASBROEK, J. 1996. Die besoek van Prins George aan Bloemfontein in Feb. 1934. pp. 62-98

12(4) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1996. Poskoetse van die Van Riebeeck-fees (1952). pp. 102-140

12(5) LOTZ, L.N. 1996. Afrotropical Archaeidae (Araneae): 1. New species of Afrarchaea with notes on Afrachaea godfreyi (Hewitt, 1919). pp. 142-159

12(6) IRISH, J. 1996. Biogeography and systematics of South African Lepismatidae (Thysanura, Insecta). II. The Central Nama Karoo Biome. pp. 160-204

12(7) BOTES, S.M. 1996. Die oprigting van die Derde Presidensie in Bloemfontein, 1885-1886. pp. 206-264

12(8) ROSSOUW, L. 1996. The extraction of opal Phytoliths from the fossilised teeth of two Bovid species from Florisbad. pp. 266-275

12(9) HAASBROEK, J. 1996. Die probleme en polemiek rondom die bou van ‘n nuwe stadshuis vir Bloemfontein, 1928-1936. pp. 278-315

12(10) IRISH, J. 1996. The Southern African genera Stethomezium Hinton, Meziomorphum Pic and Lepimedozium Bellés (Coleoptera, Ptinidae, Gibbiinae). pp. 317-334


13(1) GROBLER, L. 1997. The subfamily Pseudotocepheinae subfam. Nov. (Acari, Oribatida, Otocepheidae). pp. 1-44

13(2) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1997. Nasionale Museum. Deel I. Stigting en vroeë geskiedenis 1877-1921. pp. 45-100

13(3) COETZEE, L. 1997. The Antarctic mite genus Maudheimia (Acari, Oribatida). pp. 101-135

13(4) HAASBROEK, J. 1997. Die sosiale en vermaaklikheidslewe van die swart inwoners van Waaihoek, Bloemfontein tydens die Oranjerivierkolonietydperk (1900-1910). pp. 137-168

13(5) BOTES, S.M. 1997. Die Derde Presidensie, Bloemfontein, gedurende die verblyf van Pres. J.H. Brand, 1866-1888. pp. 170-224

13(6) OUZMAN, S. 1997. Hidden in the common gaze: collective and idiosyncratic rock paintings at Rose Cottage Cave, South Africa. pp. 225-267


14(1) GROBLER, L. 1998. Subfamily Pseudotocepheinae (Acari, Oribatida, Otocepheidae): Constrictocepheus Gen. Nov. and new Pseudotocepheus species from South Africa. pp. 1-44

14(2) HAASBROEK, J. 1998. Rolskaatsbane in Bloemfontein, 1909-1910. pp. 45-71

14(3) LOTZ, L.N. 1998. The description of the male of the Latrodectus menavodi (Araneae: Theridiidae) from Madagascar with new records from the Comoros. pp. 73-79

14(4) ZIETSMAN, P.C. 1998. Pollination biology of Cotyledon orbiculata L. var. dactylopsis Toelken (Crassulaceae). pp.81-96

14(5) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 1998. Nasionale Museum. Deel II. Die Van Hoepen-era, 1922-1950. pp.97-143

14(6) KOPIJ, G. & DE SWARDT, D.H. 1998. Breeding biology of the Little Swift, Apus affinis, in Bloemfontein, South Africa. pp.145-159

14(7) BOTES, S. MARIANNA. 1998. Fort Drury: Van Bloemfontein se eerste fort tot moderne kantoorblokke, 1846-1998. pp.161-196

15(1) HAASBROEK, J. 1999. Die verhouding tussen die swart inwoners en die stadsraad van Bloemfontein gedurende die Oranjerivierkolonie-tydperk, 1902-1910. pp. 1-28

15(2) LOTZ, L.N. & DIPPENAAR-SCHOEMAN, A.S. 1999. Cheiramiona, a new Afrotropical spider genus (Araneae: Miturgidae: Eutichurinae). pp. 29-44

15(3) KOPIJ, G. 1999. Breeding ecology of the Fiscal Shrike Lanius collaris in a peri-urban environment in Bloemfontein, South Africa. pp. 45-64

15(4) BOTES, S.M. 1999. Die Derde Presidensie, Bloemfontein, gedurende die verblyf van President F.W. Reitz. pp. 65-108


16(1) GROBLER, L. 2000. Megatrichobates gen. nov. (Acari, Oribatida, Oribatulidae) from South Africa. pp. 1-16

16(2) BAYARTOGTOKH, B. GROBLER, L. & COBANOGLU, S. 2000. A new species of Punctoribates (Acari: Oribatida: Mycobatidae) collected from mushrooms in Turkey, with remarks on the taxonomy of the genus. pp. 17-32

16(3) HAASBROEK, J. 2000. Die rol van Henry Selby Msimang in Bloemfontein, 1917-1922, pp. 33-67

16(4) AVENANT, N.L. 2000. Terrestrial small-mammal diversity in Korannaberg Conservancy, Free State, South Africa. pp. 68-84

16(5) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 2000. Nasionale Museum. Deel III. A.C. Hoffman se direkteurskap, 1951-1969. pp. 85-140

16(6) BRINK, J.S. & ROSSOUW, L. 2000. New trial excavations at the Cornelia-Uitzoek type locality. pp. 141-157

16(7) BOTES, S.M. 2000. Die Derde Presidensie, Bloemfontein, tydens die verblyf van President M.T. Steyn. pp. 157-212

16(8) HAASBROEK, J. 2000. Die Britse Koningsbesoek aan Bloemfontein, Maart 1947. pp. 213-260


17(1) DOUGLAS, R.M. 2001. Salinisation of the Florisbad organic layers, clay and groundwater. pp. 1-25

17(2) HENDERSON, Z. 2001. The integrity of the Middle Stone Age horizon at Florisbad, South Africa. pp. 26-52

17(3) COETZEE, L. 2001. New species of the family Lohmanniidae (Acari, Oribatida) from South Africa pp. 53-67

17(4) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 2001. Nasionale Museum. Deel IV. J.J. Oberholzer se direkteurskap, 1969-1985. pp. 68-124

17(5) COETZEE, L. 2001. Lohmaniidae species (Acari, Oribatida) from Holocene deposits at Florisbad, South Africa. pp. 125-136

17(6) HAASBROEK, J. 2001. Die ontstaan van die eerste bioskoop (1922) vir die swart gemeenskap van Bloemfontein. pp. 137-164


18(1) AVENANT, N.L. & WATSON, J.P. 2002. Mammals of Sandveld Nature Reserve, Free State Province, South Africa. pp. 1-12

18(2) IRISH, J. & MARAIS, E. 2002. Caves of the Northern Cape, South Africa: a baseline study. pp. 13-32

18(3) DINGAAN, M.N.V. & DU PREEZ, P.J. 2002. The phytosociology of the succulent dwarf shrub communities that occur in the "Valley of Seven Dams" area, Bloemfontein, South Africa. pp. 33-48

18(4) VAN DER BANK, D.A. 2002. Genootskap Oud-Bloemfontein. pp. 49-76

18(5) BATES, M.F. 2002. The distribution of Amieta vertebralis (Hewitt, 1927) (Anura:Ranidae) with comments on its taxonomic and conservation status. pp. 77-96

18(6) KOK, A.C. KOK, O.B. & VAN DER LINDE, T.C. 2002. Prooibeskikbaarheid vir avifauna in relatief onversteurde grasveld op die Bloemfontein-lughawe. pp. 97-124

18(7) HAASBROEK, J. 2002. Founding venue of the African National Congress (1912): Wesleyan School, Fort Street, Waaihoek, Bloemfontein. pp. 125-160

18(8) LOTZ, L.N. 2002. The Opiliones (Arachnida) of the Free State Province, South Africa. pp. 161-188


19(1) AVERY, D. M., AVERY,G. & COLAHAN, B. D. 2003. Micromammals and barn owls in the Free State, South Africa: prey distribution and predator behaviour. pp. 1-18

19(2) FERREIRA, S. M. & AVENANT, N. L. 2003. Modelling the effects of trap-spacing on small mammal community descriptors in grasslands at Tussen-die-Riviere Nature Reserve, Free State Province, South Africa. pp. 21-30

19(3) VAN DER BANK, D. A. 2003. Die Vrystaatse Eeufees (1954). pp. 33-64

19(4) HAASBROEK, J. 2003. The Native Advisory Board of Bloemfontein (1913-1923). pp. 65-92

19(5) COETZEE, L. 2003. A new genus and species Floritrichus louisbothai (Acari, Oribatida, Oripodoidea, Zetomotrichidae) from South Africa. pp. 94-100

19(6) BATES, M. F. & HAACKE, W. D. 2003. The frogs of Lesotho: diversity and distribution. pp. 101-158

19(7) GROBLER, L. 2003. The genus Furcoppia (Acari, Oribatida) from South Africa. pp.161-179

19(8) VAN DER BANK, D. A. 2003. Die Generaal de Wet-standbeeld: fondsinsameling, oprigting en onthulling. pp.181-220

19(9) LOTZ, L. N. 2003. Afrotropical Archaeidae: two new species of the genera Archaea and Afrarchaea (Arachnida:Araneae). pp. 221-240


20(1) ZIETSMAN, P. C.& PELSER, A. 2004. Sustainable harvesting of Devil’s Claw (Harpagophytum procumbens): a community based conservation approach. pp. 1-18

20(2) VAN DER BANK, D. A. 2004. Polisiemagte van die Vrystaatse Republiek 1854 – 1900. pp. 21-42

20(3) VAN DER BANK, D. A. 2004. Polisiemagte van die Oranjerivierkolonie en Oranje-Vrystaat 1908 – 1913. pp. 45 –64

20(4) HAASBROEK, J. 2004. Die rol van Dr. B. O. Kellner in Bloemfontein 1863-1918. pp. 65-112

20(5) VAN DER BANK, D. A. 2004. Gerard Moerdijk se bydrae tot kerkbou in die Vrystaat. 2004. pp. 113-160


21(1) HADDAD, C. R. & DIPPENAAR-SCHOEMAN, A. S. 2005. Epigeic spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) in Nama Karoo grassland in the northern Cape Province. pp. 1-10

21(2) LOTZ, L. N. 2005. A new species of Cheiramiona (Araneae: Miturgidae) from Namibia . pp. 13-22

21(3) HADDAD, C. 2005. Ecology of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) inhabiting Themeda Triandra Forsskal grassland in semi-arid South Africa. pp. 25-36

21(4) BATES, M. F. 2005. Taxonomic history and geographical distribution of the Pseudocordylus melanotus (A. Smith, 1838) and P. microlepidotus (Cuvier, 1829) complexes (Sauria: Cordylidae). pp.37-112


22(1) HADDAD, C. R. & DIPPENAAR-SCHOEMAN, A. S. 2006. Spiders (Araneae) inhabiting abandoned mounds of the snouted harvester termite Trinervitermes trinervoides (Sjöstedt) (Isoptera: Termitidae: Nasutitermitinae) in the Free State, South Africa, with notes on their biology. pp. 1-15

22(2) VAN DER BANK, D. A. 2006. Die Vrystaatse sandsteenkerkgeboue van die Afrikaanse Gereformeerde Kerke, asook die NG Kerk in Afrika en die Verenigde Gereformeerde Kerk. pp. 17-74

22(3) HAASBROEK, J. 2006. Die rol van Wolff Ehrlich in Bloemfontein. pp. 77-110

22(4) LOTZ, L. N. 2006. Afrotropical Archaeidae: 3. The female of Eriauchenius cornutus and new species of Afrarchaea (Arachnida: Araneae) from South Africa. pp. 113-127

22(5) DE SWARDT, D. H. 2006. Singing behaviour and perch use by male African Rock Pipits Anthus crenatus. pp.129-144

22(6) ROSSOUW, L. 2006. Florisian mammal fossils from erosional gullies along the Modder River at Mitasrust farm, central Free State, South Africa. pp. 145-162


23(1) LOTZ, L. N. The genus Cheiracanthium (Araneae: Miturgidae) in the Afrotropical region. 1. Revision of known species. pp. 1-76

23(2) HAASBROEK, J. 2007. Die gebeure wat gelei het tot die bedanking van die Bloemfonteinse Stadsraad in 1907. pp. 77-100

23(3) COETZEE, L. 2007. The genus Afroleius Mahunka (Acari, Oribatida, Haplozetidae) 1. Redescription of A. deformis, A. minor and A. simplex. pp. 101-119

23(4) HAVENGA, S. & WESSELS, A. 2007. Die veranderde silhoeët van bruidsuitrustings, 1830-1930. pp. 121-144

23(5) LOTZ, L. N. 2007. The genus Cheiracanthium (Araneae: Miturgidae) in the Afrotropical region. 2. Description of new species. pp. 145-184

23(6) BATES, M. 2007. First records of the Cape Girdled Lizard, Cordylus cordylus (Linnaeus, 1758), in Lesotho. pp. 185-195


24. GROBBELAAR, JOHAN U. 2008. A century of Botany at the University of the Free State 1905-2005. pp. I-V

24(1) COETZEE, J.A. 2008. Glimpses of Africa's past: reminiscences of palynological research during early years in the Department of Botany, University of the Free State. pp.1-8

24(2) GROBBELAAR, JOHAN U. 2008. Algal biotechnology: four decades of research at the University of the Free State, moving from laboratory to commercial scale. pp. 9-20

24(3) GROENEWALD, E.G. 2008. Plant tissue culture research at the Department of Plant Sciences, University of the Free State. pp. 21-28

24(4) MOHASE, L. 2008. Plant activators in disease management. pp. 29-36

24(5) POTGIETER, G.P. & PRETORIUS J.C. 2008. Control of reserve mobilization in seed cotyledons: Review of research done on Cucumis sativus L. at the University of the Free State. pp. 37-48

24(6) SCHOLTZ, O.F. & POTGIETER, G.P. 2008. An overview: Phytoextraction as a rehabilitation strategy for metal polluted soils. pp. 49-60

24(7) SCOTT, L. & SMITH, V.R. 2008. Vegetation and peat development on Marion Island, Southern Ocean, during the Late Holocene. pp. 61-70

24(8) VAN DER WESTHUIZEN, A.J. 2008. The biochemistry of resistance in wheat to the Russian wheat aphid: review of research done at Botany, University of the Free State. pp. 71-80

24(9) VAN WYK, P.W.J., KOK, J.L.F. & WINGFIELD, M.J. 2008. Ascospore shape and development: a new frontier of mycology. pp. 81-90

24(10) VENTER, A.M. 2008. Taxonomy of Lycium in Africa: a historical review. pp. 91-104

24(11) VERHOEVEN, R.L. 2008. Evolution from single pollen grains to tetrads and pollinia in Apocynaceae. pp. 105-116


25(1) LOTZ, L.N. 2009. Harvestmen (Arachnida: Opiliones) in Southern Africa - an annotated catalogue with notes on distribution. pp. 1-46

25(2) KYRIACOU, K. & SEALY, J. 2009. The archaeological assemblage from the 1958 excavation of Hoffman's/Robberg cave and a comparison with Nelson Bay cave. pp. 49-72

25(3) FITZPATRICK, M.J. 2009. A revision of the Afrotropical species of Setaphis and the description of a new genus (Arachnida: Araneae: Gnaphosidae). pp. 73-106

25(4) HAASBROEK, H. 2009. Rebelle-ambulanskorps vir die Vrystaat, 1914. pp. 109-126.