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The Mediterranean region : biological diversity in space and time

Author: J Blondel
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Series: Oxford biology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This is a detailed, illustrated and up-to-date study of the fauna, flora, landscapes, coastal areas and seascapes of the entire Mediterranean Basin, and the Sea itself. Since the publication of the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Blondel
ISBN: 9780199557998 0199557993 9780199557981 0199557985
OCLC Number: 438056497
Notes: Revised edition of: Biology and wildlife of the Mediterranean region / Jacques Blondel and James Aronson. 1999.
Description: xv, 376 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
Contents: Setting the scene --
Determinants of present-day biodiversity --
Present-day terrestrial biodiversity --
Present-day marine biodiversity --
Scales of observation --
A patchwork of habitats --
Populations, species, and community variations --
Life histories and terrestrial ecosystem functioning --
Life in the sea --
Humans as sculptors of Mediterranean landscapes --
Biodiversity ups and downs --
Biodiversity and global change --
Challenges for the future.
Series Title: Oxford biology.
Other Titles: Biology and wildlife of the Mediterranean region.
Responsibility: Jacques Blondel [and others] ; with the assistance of Christelle Fontaine.
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