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List of ecoregions in Mauritania

 

List of ecoregions in Mauritania

The following is a list of ecoregions in Mauritania, according to the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF).

Contents

  • Terrestrial ecoregions 1
    • Tropical and subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands 1.1
    • Flooded grasslands and savannas 1.2
    • Deserts and xeric shrublands 1.3
  • Freshwater ecoregions 2
  • Marine ecoregions 3
  • References 4

Terrestrial ecoregions

Tropical and subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands

Flooded grasslands and savannas

Deserts and xeric shrublands

Freshwater ecoregions

Marine ecoregions

References

  • Burgess, Neil, Jennifer D’Amico Hales, Emma Underwood (2004). Terrestrial Ecoregions of Africa and Madagascar: A Conservation Assessment. Island Press, Washington DC.
  • Spalding, Mark D., Helen E. Fox, Gerald R. Allen, Nick Davidson et al. "Marine Ecoregions of the World: A Bioregionalization of Coastal and Shelf Areas". Bioscience Vol. 57 No. 7, July/August 2007, pp. 573–583.
  • Thieme, Michelle L. (2005). Freshwater Ecoregions of Africa and Madagascar: A Conservation Assessment. Island Press, Washington DC.
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