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Plant Life of Southwestern Australia: Adaptations for Survival

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Plant Life of Southwestern Australia: Adaptations for Survival
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Publisher: De Gruyter Open
ISBN-13: 9783110370195
Number of pages: 268

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This book focuses on the survival mechanisms, adaptations and ecology of the unique Southwest Australian flora (restricted here to flowering plants). The book provides an ecological perspective on how the flora has evolved complex strategies to ensure species survival in the relatively harsh seasonal climate of a Mediterranean-type ecosystem.

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