Soil biodiversity in amazonian and other Brazilian ecosystems

F.M.S. Moreira (Editor), J.O. Siqueira (Editor), L. Brussaard (Editor)

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Abstract

This book reviews soil biodiversity and related ecological processes in one of the key biodiversity hotspots of the world, the Amazon, and nearby regions of Brazil. It covers both the tropical savannah and rainforests. Chapters describe the biology, ecology, taxonomy, geographic distribution and sampling methods for the most important soil functional groups.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationWallingford UK
PublisherCABI Publishing
Number of pages280
ISBN (Print)9781845930325
Publication statusPublished - 2006

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Keywords

  • soil biology
  • soil flora
  • soil fauna
  • rhizosphere
  • microorganisms
  • biodiversity
  • amazonia
  • brazil

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Moreira, F. M. S., Siqueira, J. O., & Brussaard, L. (Eds.) (2006). Soil biodiversity in amazonian and other Brazilian ecosystems. Wallingford UK: CABI Publishing.