Basic biogeography: estimating biodiversity and mapping nature

Year of Publication 2011

Authors Riddle, BR, Ladle RJ., Lourie SA, Whittaker RJ

Editor Ladle, RJ, Whittaker RJ

Book Title Conservation Biogeography

Chapter 4

Pagination 47-92

PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons

City Chichester

ISBN Number 978-1-4443-3503-3

Abstract

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction
  • Three knowledge shortfalls
  • The fundamental taxonomic units of conservation biogeography
  • Spatial distributions: from genes to biogeographical regions
  • Mapping function
  • Natural units in the marine realm

DOI: 10.1002/9781444390001.ch4