Global Biodiversity : 4 Volume Set book cover
1st Edition

Global Biodiversity
4 Volume Set

Edited By

T. Pullaiah

ISBN 9781771887519
Published December 20, 2018 by Apple Academic Press
1836 Pages 452 Color & 158 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

This new four-volume set, Global Biodiversity, provides a wealth of insightful information on the biodiversity of selected nations around the world. The volumes provide informative summaries of the available data on both wild and cultivated plants, wild and domesticated animals, and microbes of the different nations selected.

Table of Contents

Volume 1: Selected Countries in Asia

1. Global Biodiversity Threats and Development Trends

Kjetil Bevanger

2. Biodiversity in Afghanistan

S. W. Breckle, I. C. Hedge, and M. D. Rafiqpoor

3. Biodiversity of Bangladesh

Sharif A. Mukul, Shekhar R. Biswas, and A. Z. M. Manzoor Rashid

4. Biodiversity in India

T. Pullaiah and Ramakrishna

5. Biodiversity of Indonesia

Irawati and Didik Widyatmoko

6. Biodiversity of Iran

M. M. Dehshiri

7. Biodiversity in Iraq

Nature Iraq

8. Biodiversity of Japan

Takafumi Ohsawa, Fumiko Nakao, and Tohru Nakashizuka

9. Biodiversity in Lebanon

Salma N. Talhouk, M. Itani, and M. Al-Zein

10. Biodiversity in Malaysia

A. Latiff

11. Biodiversity in Mongolia

Gombobaatar Sundev et al.

12. Biodiversity in Myanmar

Naing Zaw Htun

13. Biodiversity of Nepal: An Overview

Krishna K. Shrestha and Siddhartha B. Bajracharya

14. Biodiversity of Vietnam

P. K. Loc and M. D. Yen Leonid Averyanov

Volume 2: Selected Countries in Europe

1. Biodiversity of Bosnia-Herzegovina

S. Barudanovic

2. Biodiversity in France

Philippe Grandcolas

3. Biodiversity of Georgia

Guram Aleksidze et al.

4. Biodiversity of Greece

Anastasios Legakis, Theophanis Constantinidis, and Panos V. Petrakis

5. Biodiversity in Hungary

Zoltán Varga

6. Biodiversity in Italy

Gianniantonio Domina and Marzio Zapparoli

7. Biodiversity in Norway

K. Bevanger

8. Biodiversity in Serbia

Biljana Panjković and Slobodan Puzović

9. Biodiversity of Slovakia

Libor Uirych et al.

10. Biodiversity of Sweden

Ulf Gärdenfors

11. Biodiversity in Turkey

Ali A. Dönmez and Sedat V. Yerli

12. Biodiversity in the United Kingdom

Ranee Om Prakash and Fred Rumsey

Volume 3: Selected Countries in Africa

1. Phytodiversity of Burkina Faso

Nacoulma Blandine Marie Ivette et al.

2. Biodiversity in Egypt

Wafaa M. Amer

3. Biodiversity of Gabon: An Overview

Jean B. Mikissa, Flore Koumba Pambou, and Emmanuel Bayani Ngoyi

4. Biodiversity in Ghana

Michael Kwabena Osei et al.

5. Biodiversity of Libya

Mahklouf H. Mohammed and Etayeb S. Khalid

6. Biological Diversity in Morocco

Mohamaed Menioui

7. Biodiversity of Senegal: Terrestrial Ecosystems Flora and Great Fauna

Gueye Mathieu, Ba Taïbou, and Diop Sall Aminata

8. Biodiversity in Sierra Leone

Prince E. Norman et al.

9. Biodiversity of South Africa

Danni Guo and Judith L. Arnolds

10. Biodiversity of Sudan

Ahmed A. H. Siddig et al.

11. An Overview of Biodiversity of Tanzania and Conservation Efforts

Ally K. Nkwabi et al.

12. Biodiversity in Togo

Kouami Kokou et al.

13. Biodiversity of Zambia

Stanford Mudenda Siachoono

Volume 4: Selected Countries in the Americas and Australia

1. Biodiversity in Bolivia

Mónica Moraes R. and Jaime Sarmiento

2. Biodiversity of Brazil

Adriana Luiza Ribeiro De Oliveira, Eliel De Jesus Amaral, and Daniel Silva Santiago

3. Biodiversity of Canada: An Overview

David A. Galbraith

4. Still Searching the Rich Coast: Biodiversity of Costa Rica, Numbers, Processes, Patterns, and Challenges

Gerardo Avalos

5. Biodiversity in Cuba

Dennis Denis, Daryl D. Cruz-Flores, and Ernesto Testé

6. Plant Biodiversity of Ecuador: A Neotropical Megadiverse Country

P. E. Lozano Carpio

7. Biodiversity in Honduras: The Environment, Flora, Bats, Medium- and Large-Sized Mammals, Birds, Freshwater Fishes, and the Amphibians and Reptiles

James R. McCranie et al.

8. Biodiversity of Mexico: State of Knowledge and Conservation

Patricia Koleff et al.

9. Biodiversity in Paraguay

Pamela Marchi et al.

10. Biodiversity in North America (North of Mexico)

Kanchi N. Gandhi

11. Biodiversity in Venezuela

Grande Allende and José Ramón

12. Biodiversity of Australia: An Overview

C. R. Dickman


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T. Pullaiah,PhD, is a former Professor at the Department of Botany at Sri Krishnadevaraya University in Andhra Pradesh, India,