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By Robert H. Whittaker (auth.), Robert H. Whittaker (eds.)

The typical groups of the realm are various, and lots of colleges of ecology have constructed classifications of groups in partial independence of each other. there's for this reason an unlimited and greatly dispersed literature at the category of plant and animal groups, comprising divergent ways of alternative faculties and representing an outstanding test at the usefulness of alternative probabilities for class. The editor sought in a re­ view monograph of 1962 to summarize those colleges and their background, and in 1973 released a treatise on 'Ordination and Clas­ sification of groups' as quantity five of the instruction manual of plants technology. We have been lucky, in getting ready the latter paintings, to have a very overseas panel of authors to debate diversified significant ap­ proaches to category. This moment variation of the e-book of 1973 is meant to make the paintings extra commonly to be had in a cheaper shape as better half volumes on ordination and on category of plant communities.

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