The Resource Biodiversity hotspots : distribution and protection of conservation priority areas, Frank E. Zachos, Jan Christian Habel, editors, (electronic resource)

Biodiversity hotspots : distribution and protection of conservation priority areas, Frank E. Zachos, Jan Christian Habel, editors, (electronic resource)

Label
Biodiversity hotspots : distribution and protection of conservation priority areas
Title
Biodiversity hotspots
Title remainder
distribution and protection of conservation priority areas
Statement of responsibility
Frank E. Zachos, Jan Christian Habel, editors
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Biodiversity and its conservation are among the main global topics in science and politics and perhaps the major challenge for the present and coming generations. This book written by international experts from different disciplines comprises general chapters on diversity and its measurement, human impacts on biodiversity hotspots on a global scale, human diversity itself and various geographic regions exhibiting high levels of diversity. The areas covered range from genetics and taxonomy to evolutionary biology, biogeography and the social sciences. In addition to the classic hotspots in the
Cataloging source
E7B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH75
LC item number
.B56 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • ebrary
  • Zachos, Frank E.
  • Habel, Jan Christian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biodiversity conservation
  • Ecosystem management
  • Biodiversity conservation
  • Ecosystem management
Label
Biodiversity hotspots : distribution and protection of conservation priority areas, Frank E. Zachos, Jan Christian Habel, editors, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Made available online by ebrary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introductory and global aspects -- pt. 2. Biodiversity in the palaearctic -- pt. 3. Biodiversity in Madagascar -- pt. 4. Biodiversity in the tropics -- pt. 5. Marine biodiversity -- pt. 6. Conclusions
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 546 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642209925
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)763154902
  • (OCoLC)ocn763154902
Label
Biodiversity hotspots : distribution and protection of conservation priority areas, Frank E. Zachos, Jan Christian Habel, editors, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Made available online by ebrary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introductory and global aspects -- pt. 2. Biodiversity in the palaearctic -- pt. 3. Biodiversity in Madagascar -- pt. 4. Biodiversity in the tropics -- pt. 5. Marine biodiversity -- pt. 6. Conclusions
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 546 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783642209925
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)763154902
  • (OCoLC)ocn763154902

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