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By David Gower,Kenneth Johnson,James Richardson

The natural world of Southeast Asia are enormously diversified. The quarter contains a number of terrestrial biodiversity hotspots and is the central international hotspot for marine range, however it additionally faces the main severe demanding situations of the present worldwide biodiversity main issue. supplying reports, syntheses and result of the most recent learn into Southeast Asian earth and organismal historical past, this ebook investigates the heritage, current and way forward for the fauna and plant life of this bio- and geodiverse sector. major gurus within the box discover key subject matters together with palaeogeography, palaeoclimatology, biogeography, inhabitants genetics and conservation biology, illustrating learn techniques and subject matters with spatially, taxonomically and methodologically centred case reviews. the quantity additionally provides methodological advances in inhabitants genetics and historic biogeography. Exploring the interesting environmental and biotic histories of Southeast Asia, this can be an excellent source for graduate scholars and researchers in addition to environmental NGOs.

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