lecture 10 2009

lecture 10 2009 - Zoogeography(study of the distribution of...

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Zoogeography (study of the distribution of animals)
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Definitions Biogeography - study of the distribution patterns of living organisms Zoogeography - study of animal distribution (and richness) patterns Phytogeography - study of plant distribution patterns Richness = total number of species Abundance = number of individuals
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