The Savannas: Biogeography and Geobotany

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Academic Press, 1986 - Science - 438 pages
Definition, classification and environmental influences. Definition, morphology and classification of savanna vegetation. Environmental influences on the distribution of savanna vegetation. The savannas of South America. The savanna woodlands, savanna grasslands and low tree and shrub savannas of Brazil. The savanna woodlands, savanna grasslands and low tree and shrub savannas of Northern tropical America. The savannas of Africa. The savanna woodlands and associated grasslands and parklands of Central and Southern Africa. The savanna parklands and associated savanna types of Southern Africa. The low tree and shrub savannas and associated savanna types of South West Africa/Namibia and Westrn Botswana. Mosaic distributions of savanna woodlands, parklands, grasslands and low tree and shrub savannas and tension zones in Africa. The savannas of West Africa and the Southwestern Sudan. The savannas of India and Southwest Asia. The savannas of Australia. The savanna woodlands and associated savanna grasslands and parklands of Australia. The savanna grasslands and associated savanna types of Australia. The savanna parklands. and associated savanna grasslands and savanna woodlands of Australia. The low tree and shrub savannas and associated savanna types of Australia. Mosaic distributions of savanna woodlands, parklands and grasslands in the channel country of Southwest Queensland. Savanna stability, dynamics and resource use. ...

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Definition classification
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Environmental influences on the distribution of savanna
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The savannas of South America
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