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Plant Biogeography

Level Bachelor, 6th semester, Biodiversity Module - May - 8C

Teached by Antoine Guisan:

  • Descriptive Biogeography: patterns of species distributions (types and structures of ranges, endemism, vicariance, diversity), floristic kingdom, biomes
  • Ecological Biogeography: causes of species distributions, causes of distribution limits, niche and distribution, theories of diversity distribution, impacts of climate change


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A. Guisan (descriptive and ecological phytogeography)

P.Vogel (historical zoogeography)

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