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vegetation of Petén.

Cyrus Longworth Lundell

vegetation of Petén.

With an appendix: Studies of Mexican and Central American plants. I.

by Cyrus Longworth Lundell

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Published by Carnegie Institution of Washington in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guatemala,
  • Petén (Dept.),
  • Mexico.,
  • Central America.
    • Subjects:
    • Botany -- Guatemala -- Petén (Dept.),
    • Botany -- Mexico,
    • Botany -- Central America

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Cyrus Longworth Lundell.
      SeriesCarnegie Institution of Washington publication ;, no. 478
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK218 .L8 1936
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 244 p.
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6355822M
      LC Control Number37017691
      OCLC/WorldCa23099301

      Potential Natural Vegetation Groups, v This map is based on a terrain-matched refinement of Kuchler's Potential Natural Vegetation (PNV) map. Kuchler's PNV map was digitized for the conterminous United States, then adjusted to match terrain using a meter Digital Elevation Model, 4th Code Hydrologic Unit delineations, and Ecological.   Agriculture - this replaces the natural vegetation. Poisoning - either intentional or unintentional. Invasive alien vegetation which out-competes the native vegetation. Building and infrastructure. Dams. Introduction of animals or insects that destroy the vegetation. Climate change - many plants cannot adapt as rapidly as needed. The ecology of world vegetation is described in numer all of the drafting and photographic work. They have ous books and journals, but these are usually very spe spent many hours on this project and their care and skill cialized in their scope and treatment. This book provides is reflected in the consistently high quality of the illus a synthesis of this literature.


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