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Burke, A. 2002. Plant communities of a Central Namib inselberg landscape. Journal of Vegetation Science, 13(4): 483-492


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Plant communities of a Central Namib inselberg landscape.

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Three granite inselbergs and six dolerite dykes and their surroundings were investigated in the Central Namib, at the interface between the Namib Desert and Nama Karoo biomes. The main objectives of this study included a phytosociological interpretation of the described plant communities, explanation of the correlation of the communities with environmental variables and quantification of the relative contribution of different types of variables to structuring plant communities. Keywords: correspondance analysis, scale.

Year: 2002

Type: Journal Article

URL: http://www.jstor.org/pss/3236733


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