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Forests and Trees of Brunei Darussalam

By: Khoon Meng Wong(Author), AS Kamariah(Author)

Natural History Publications Borneo

Paperback | Jan 1999 | #210416 | ISBN: 9917103376
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Packed into the relatively small area of Brunei Darussalam is an amazing plant diversity of nearly 3500 species of indigenous seed plants. Almost 3% of these are extremely rare and endemic to Brunei, and nearly half of the overall Brunei seed-plant flora is not known outside of the botanically rich island of Borneo. Of the species documented, more than half of the total 1900 species are trees.

Forests and Trees of Brunei Darussalam gives an overview of Brunei Darussalam's varied rain forests and its incredibly rich plant wealth, and explains why the rain forests are an important aspect of conservation.


    Prelude vii
    Chapter 1 Forests, Trees and Brunei 1
    Chapter 2 The Rain Forests of Brunei 15
    Chapter 3 Forests: a Key Resource to be Conserved 35
    Chapter 4 The Nature of the Brunei Flora 53
    Chapter 5 A Tree Flora of Brunei 75
    Acknowledgements 95
    References 96
    Index 99


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