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Author Terborgh, John, 1936-

Title Diversity and the tropical rain forest / John Terborgh.

Imprint New York : Scientific American Library, c1992.


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Description ix, 242 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Scientific American library; no. 38
Note Spine title: Diversity and the rain forest.
Includes index.
Contents The biological exuberance of the tropics -- The paradox of tropical luxuriance -- The global diversity gradient -- A mosaic of trees -- Sunlight and stratification -- The evolution of diversity -- Convergence or nonconvergence? -- Conserving biodiversity -- Managing tropical forests.
Subject Rain forest ecology.
Biodiversity -- Tropics.
Rain forest conservation.
Biodiversity conservation -- Tropics.
Added Title Diversity and the rain forest
ISBN 0716750309

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