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Dry Coastal Ecosystems: Regional Studies: Africa, America, Asia and Oceana

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Series: Ecosystems of the World Volume: 2B

Edited By: E van der Maarel

616 pages, B/w photos, illus, tabs, maps

Elsevier

Hardback | Dec 1993 | #19303 | ISBN: 044487349X
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About this book

Volume in the authoritative 'Ecosystems of the World' series.


Contents

Contents Preface. List of contributors. Section V. African and Adjacent Regions. Dry coastal ecosystems of Eastern North Africa (M.A. Ayyad, S.I. Chabbour). Dry coastal ecosystems of the Asian Red Sea coast (M.A. Zahran). Dry coastal ecosystems of Somalia (S. Pignatti, G. Moggi, F.M. Raimondo). Dry coastal ecosystems of Madeira and the Azores (E. Sj#gren). Part 1. Madeira. Part 2. Azores. Dry coastal ecosystems of the Canary Islands and the Ilhas Selvagens (A. Santos Guerra). Part 1. Canary Islands. Part 2. Ilhas Selvagens. Dry coastal ecosystems of West Africa (J.A. Lee). Dry coastal ecosystems of Namibia (M.-L. Penrith). Dry coastal ecosystems of the South African West coast (C. Boucher, A. Le Roux). Dry coastal ecosystems of the South African South coast (H.C. Taylor, C. Boucher). Dry coastal ecosystems of the South African East coast (P.J. Weisser, K.H. Cooper). Dry coastal ecosystems of Kenya and Tanzania (J.G. Frazier). Section VI. Asian Region. Dry Coastal ecosystems of Indian sub-continent and islands (T.A. Rao, V.M. Meher-Homji). Dry coastal ecosystems of Japan (A. Miyawaki, K. Suzuki). Dry coastal ecosystems of the Southern coast of Java (S. Hardjosuwarno, S. Hadisumarno). Section VII. Australasian Region. Dry coastal ecosystems of New Zealand (P.N. Johnson). Dry coastal ecosystems of Australia: an overview of the dune vegetation (R.L. Specht). Dry coastal ecosystems of Northern Australia (J.S. Beard, K.F. Kenneally). Dry coastal ecosystems of Southwestern Australia (J.S. Beard). Dry coastal ecosystems of Southeastern Australia (J.B. Kirkpatrick). Section VIII. Boreal and Temperate North American Regions. Dry coastal ecosystems of Eastern Canada (M.M. Grandtner). Dry coastal ecosystems along the Great Lakes (M.A. Maun). Dry coastal ecosystems of the Eastern United States of America (R. Stalter). Dry coastal ecosystems of Northwestern North America (A.M. Wiedemann). Section IX. Subtropical North American and Central American Regions. Dry coastal ecosystems of California (A.F. Johnson). Dry coastal ecosystems of Northwestern Mexico (A.F. Johnson). Part 1. Baja California Peninsula. Part 2. Eastern shore of the Gulf of California. Dry coastal ecosystems of the Gulf coast of the United States of America (R. Stalter). Dry coastal ecosystems of the Atlantic coasts of Mexico and Central America (P. Moreno-Casasola). Dry coastal ecosystems of the West Indies (A.L. Stoffers). Dry coastal ecosystems of Cuba (A. Borhidi). Dry coastal ecosystems of the Pacific coasts of Mexico and Central America (P. Moreno-Casasola). Section X. South American Regions. Dry coastal ecosystems of the Galpagos Islands (H.H. van der Werff, H. Adsersen). Dry coastal ecosystems of the Tropical Brazilian coast (L.D. De Lacerda, D.S.D. De Arajo, N.C. Maciel). Dry coastal ecosystems of temperate Atlantic South America (J. Pfadenhauer). Section XI. Retrospect. Dry coastal ecosystems of Africa, America, Asia and Oceania in retrospect (E. van der Maarel). Systematic list of genera. Systematic index. General index. Author index.

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