• Pisces
  • Trophic ecology of the deep-sea fish Malacosteus niger (Pisces: Stomiidae): An enigmatic feeding ecology to facilitate a unique visual system? (wikipedia.org)
  • Nigeria
  • The killing of four American special operations soldiers in Niger has highlighted the increasing role elite units are playing across Africa, where their mission is to counter the advances of a slew of jihadist movements, including al-Shabab in Somalia, ISIS affiliates in the Sahel region and Boko Haram in Nigeria. (pri.org)
  • The problem of prostitution in southern Niger intensifies as shari a law is enforced in northern Nigeria, but a lack of funds and personnel threatens this crucial ministry. (operationworld.org)
  • Derived from the Hausa word for "North", "Areoun", the "-wa" the typical "People of" suffix, Arewa has several alternate meanings specific to the geography and politics of modern Nigeria, south of Niger. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city is situated 254 km southeast of the capital, Niamey, is located on the banks of the Niger River, and is near the borders with Benin and Nigeria. (wikipedia.org)
  • slender
  • Astronesthes niger is a slender, somewhat elongate, black fish with a large mouth, fang-like teeth and a long barbel on its chin tipped by a knob. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ixalotriton niger is a long, slender salamander with a wide head, protuberant eyes, long limbs, large hands and feet and a long, gradually tapering tail. (wikipedia.org)
  • Roman
  • Pescennius Niger , original name Gaius Pescennius Niger Justus , (died 194), rival Roman emperor from 193 to 194. (britannica.com)
  • Trebius Niger was an ancient Roman author and statesman of the second century B.C. He was a companion of a certain Lucullus and in 150 B.C. was the proconsul for Hispania Baetica. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Arewa is a small pre-colonial animist dominated state of the Dallol Maouri valley of Niger, known for the indigenous Maouri/Mawri Hausa culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • southeast
  • Septimius Severus , who was proclaimed emperor by the troops of Pannonia Superior, marched east and decisively defeated Niger in the Battle of Issus (in southeast Anatolia) in the autumn of 194. (britannica.com)
  • found
  • Ixalotriton niger is found at about 1,100 metres (3,600 ft) above sea level on the Atlantic side of the Northern Highland Mountains in Chiapas State in south west Mexico. (wikipedia.org)
  • country
  • Niger denies Gaddafi is there but one high-level Libyan official was welcomed into the country earlier this week. (pri.org)
  • family
  • While the morphology of M. niger with huge fangs and an enormous gape is typical for its family and suggests adaptations to piscivory, its diet in fact contains a substantial proportion of zooplankton. (wikipedia.org)
  • p. 219 (described as Turbo niger) Alf A. & Kreipl K. (2011) The family Turbinidae. (wikipedia.org)
  • annual
  • It is the busiest airport serving Niger, with annual passenger traffic just short of 100,000 people, although the airport is also shared by the Niger Air Force, who use the runway and ground control facilities, so the complex is quite large. (iexplore.com)
  • When National Geographic writer Donovan Webster and his son James traveled to Niger for the annual Tuareg Festival, they had a chance to witness one of the main events first hand: riding alongside the camel races in a desert jeep. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • languages
  • This is a Swadesh list of Niger-Congo languages, specifically Yoruba , Igbo , Mandinka , Wolof , Fula , Mom Jango and Vai , compared with that of English . (wiktionary.org)
  • GRN has prepared messages in 36 languages/dialects of Niger. (operationworld.org)
  • people
  • Samaritan s Purse, Impacting Niger, World Vision, Lutheran World Relief and many others try to invest wisely into the lives of the people by providing for their needs. (operationworld.org)
  • The Operation World book, CD-ROM, and DVD-ROM provide far more information and fuel for prayer for the people of Niger. (operationworld.org)
  • sometimes
  • When the sun goes down, Judge Hamadal Moumine of Niger picks up a guitar and hits the stage with his band, Tal National - sometimes for hours. (pri.org)