Skip to main content
Select Source:

Eurosiberian floral region

Eurosiberian floral region Part of R. Good's (The Geography of the Flowering Plants, 1974) boreal kingdom: an extensive region, in which the flora of the western part is richer than that of the eastern part. Whereas Europe has roughly 150 endemic genera (see ENDEMISM), Siberia apparently has only about 12, almost all of which are monotypic. The contrast between the two subregions reflects primarily the different climatic regimes. See also FLORAL PROVINCE and FLORISTIC REGION.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"Eurosiberian floral region." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Encyclopedia.com. 20 Jul. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"Eurosiberian floral region." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Encyclopedia.com. (July 20, 2017). http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/eurosiberian-floral-region-0

"Eurosiberian floral region." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Retrieved July 20, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/eurosiberian-floral-region-0

Eurosiberian floral region

Eurosiberian floral region Part of R. Good's (1974, The Geography of the Flowering Plants) Boreal Realm: an extensive region, in which the flora of the western part is richer than that of the eastern part. Whereas Europe has roughly 150 endemic genera (see endemism), Siberia apparently has only about 12, almost all of which are monotypic. The contrast between the two subregions reflects primarily the different climatic regimes. See also floral province and floristic region.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"Eurosiberian floral region." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Encyclopedia.com. 20 Jul. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"Eurosiberian floral region." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Encyclopedia.com. (July 20, 2017). http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/eurosiberian-floral-region

"Eurosiberian floral region." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Retrieved July 20, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/eurosiberian-floral-region