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Book Reference 5000 ans avant J.-C., La grande migration ? Le Néolithique ancien dans la Collection Louis Éloy. Catalogue d’exposition du Musée de Préhistoire de Ramioul, Collection du Patrimoine culturel, n° 3, [Bruxelles]
Located in Library / RBINS Staff Publications 2016
Inproceedings Reference A Barcoding Facility for Organisms and Tissues of Policy Concern
Located in Library / RBINS Staff Publications 2022 OA
Article Reference A case of predation by Naja samarensis (Elapidae) on Cyclocorus nuchalis nuchalis (Lamprophiidae) on Mindanao Island, Philippines
Located in Library / RBINS Staff Publications 2020
Article Reference A century of coping with environmental and ecological changes via compensatory biomineralization in mussels
Located in Library / RBINS Staff Publications 2021
Article Reference A checklist of Lecithoceridae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea) of the Afrotropical Region
Located in Library / RBINS Staff Publications 2021
Article Reference A comparative study of parasites in three latrines from Medieval and Renaissance Brussels, Belgium (14th–17th centuries)
Located in Library / RBINS Staff Publications 2020
Article Reference A dietary perspective of cat-human interactions in two medieval harbors in Iran and Oman revealed through stable isotope analysis
Cats are hypercarnivorous, opportunistic animals that have adjusted to anthropogenic environments since the Neolithic period. Through humans, either by direct feeding and/or scavenging on food scraps, the diet of cats has been enriched with animals that they cannot kill themselves (e.g., large mammals, fish). Here, we conducted carbon and nitrogen stable isotope ratio analysis to reconstruct the diet of medieval cats and investigate cat-human interactions in two medieval harbor sites (Qalhât, Oman and Siraf, Iran). The analysis included 28 cat individuals and 100 associated marine and terrestrial faunal samples pertaining to > 30 taxa. The isotopic results indicate a high marine protein-based diet for the cats from Qalhât and a mixed marine-terrestrial (C4) diet for the cats from Siraf. Cats at these sites most likely scavenged on both human food scraps and refuse related to fishing activities, with differences in the two sites most likely associated with the availability of marine resources and/or the living conditions of the cats. By shedding light on the dietary habits of cats from two medieval harbors in the Arabian Gulf and Gulf of Oman, this study illustrates the potential of stable isotope analysis in reconstructing human-cat interactions in the past.
Located in Library / RBINS Staff Publications 2023
Inproceedings Reference A DNA-based pipeline for species-level identification of Belgian mosquitoes
Located in Library / RBINS Staff Publications 2021
Article Reference A dynamic 2DH flocculation model for coastal domains
Located in Library / RBINS Staff Publications 2023
Inbook Reference A jadeitite axehead in the midst of the famous Neolithic flint mines of Spiennes?
Located in Library / RBINS Staff Publications 2019