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Biomes of Southern Africa: An Objective Categorization

Series: Memoirs of the Botanical Survey of South Africa Volume: 63

By: MC Rutherford and RH Westfall

94 pages, Figs, tabs, maps

South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI Publishing)

Paperback | Dec 1994 [2003 reprint] | Edition: 2 | #37895 | ISBN: 1874907242
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Written to replace Memoir No.54, allowing the authors to consider new observations and new publications in this subject. The memoir diagnoses seven biomes according to explicit criteria of dominant and co-dominant plant life forms. Discussed are ecological implications of the relationship between climate and life form dominance and codominance, and relations between mapping scale, vegetation structure and floristic community.


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