Climate Change Impacts on High-Altitude Ecosystems by Münir Öztürk, Khalid Rehman Hakeem, I. Faridah-Hanum, Recep

By Münir Öztürk, Khalid Rehman Hakeem, I. Faridah-Hanum, Recep Efe (eds.)

This booklet covers reports at the systematics of plant taxa and may contain common vegetational elements and ecological features of plants at altitudes above a thousand m. from diverse components of the area. This quantity additionally addresses how upcoming weather swap eventualities will effect excessive altitude flowers. It offers case experiences from crucial mountainous parts just like the Himalayas, Caucasus and South the United States overlaying the nations like Malaysia, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Kirghizia, Georgia, Russia,Turkey, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Americas. The booklet will function a useful source resource undergraduates, graduate scholars, and researchers.

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Anthoroideum, Bupleurum multinerve, Gentianopsis barbata, Geranium collinum Communities dominated by: Stipa kirghisorum, S. sareptana, Festuca valesiaca, F. , Anthoxanthum odoratum, Phleum phleoides, Bistorta elliptica, Сrepis chrysantha, Alchemilla ledebourii, Antennaria dioica, Phlomoides alpina Communities dominated by: Dactуlis glomerata, Phleum alpinum, Deschampsia koeleroides, Carex stenocarpa, C. aterrima, Antennaria dioica, Omalotheca norvegica, Allium ledebourianum Floodplain-valley swamp meadows Floodplain- valley true meadows Floodplain- valley steppe meadows High-mountain subalpine meadows High-mountain alpine meadows Communities dominated by: Stipa lessingiana, S.

On high river terraces and in other automorphic habitats, Artemisia sublessingiana is often predominating. ) is represented by ephemeroid– forb–bunch grass and ephemeroid–bunch grass vegetation together with ephemeroid–forb–feather grass–fescue ( Festuca valesiaca, Stipa capillata, Elytrigia trichophora, E. repens, Botriochloa ischaemum, Hypericum scabrum, Eremurus tianschanicus) communities and shrubs ( Spiraea hypericifolia, Atraphaxis pyrifolia) as well as thorn cushion plants ( Allochrusa paniculata).

Pistacia vera, Cononoaster melanocarpa, Cerasus tianschanica, Elytrigia trichophora, Eremurus regelii, Alcea nudiflora) Maple–juniper woodlands with shrubs ( Acer turkestanicum, Lonicera microphylla, Cotoneaster soongoricus, Restella alberti) With savannoids ( Elytrigia trichophora, Hordeum bulbosum) With steppe species ( Stipa kirghisorum, Festuca valesiaca) With meadow species ( Phleum phleoides, Poa angustifolia, Dactylis glomerata, Trifolium pretense) Juniper ( Juniperus semiglobosa, J. 9 Ecological-physiognomic types of vegetation in the western Tien Shan Mountains 34 L.

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