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Author Tivy, Joy.

Title Biogeography : a study of plants in the ecosphere / Joy Tivy
Edition Second edition
Published London ; New York : Longman, 1982

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 MELB  581.5 Tiv  AVAILABLE
Description xvii, 459 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents 1. Scope and development of biogeography -- 2. The organic world -- 3. Atmospheric factors -- 4. Edaphic factors -- 5. Biotic and anthropogenic factors -- 6. Plant evolution and distribution -- 7. Effect of man on plant evolution and distribution -- 8. Vegetation -- 9. Vegetation change and stability -- 10. The marine ecosystem -- 11. Trees and the forest ecosystem -- 12. Forest environment and resources -- 13. Grasses and the grassland ecosystem -- 14. Biological deserts -- 15. The soil ecosystem -- 16. Exploitation of organic resources -- 17. Conservation of organic resources
Analysis Biogeography
Phytogeography
Plant ecology
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Biogeography.
Plant ecology.
Phytogeography.
Ecology.
LC no. 80041366
ISBN 0582300096