1. Spatial and Temporal Variability in Terrestrial Antarctic Biodiversity

  1. Alex D. Rogers2,
  2. Nadine M. Johnston3,
  3. Eugene J. Murphy3 and
  4. Andrew Clarke3
  1. Steven L. Chown1 and
  2. Peter Convey3

Published Online: 29 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444347241.ch1

Antarctic Ecosystems: An Extreme Environment in a Changing World

Antarctic Ecosystems: An Extreme Environment in a Changing World

How to Cite

Chown, S. L. and Convey, P. (2012) Spatial and Temporal Variability in Terrestrial Antarctic Biodiversity, in Antarctic Ecosystems: An Extreme Environment in a Changing World (eds A. D. Rogers, N. M. Johnston, E. J. Murphy and A. Clarke), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444347241.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, UK

  2. 3

    British Antarctic Survey, NERC, High Cross, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ET, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centre for Invasion Biology, Department of Botany & Zoology, Stellenbosch University, Private Bag X1, Matieland 7602, South Africa

  2. 3

    British Antarctic Survey, NERC, High Cross, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ET, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 FEB 2012
  2. Published Print: 3 FEB 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405198400

Online ISBN: 9781444347241

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Keywords:

  • terrestrial and freshwater habitats;
  • terrestrial Antarctic biodiversity;
  • spatial, temporal variability;
  • individual, population levels;
  • assemblage, ecosystem levels;
  • variations through time;
  • species level;
  • population level

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Variation across space

  • Variation through time

  • Conclusions and implications

  • Acknowledgments

  • References