Terrestrial Ecosystems in the Past 100 Million Years
Published Online: 19 APR 2001
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Elias, S. A. 2001. Terrestrial Ecosystems in the Past 100 Million Years. eLS. .
- Published Online: 19 APR 2001
Terrestrial ecosystems are the large-scale associations of the biological communities living on land. Although the last 100 million years represent only a small fraction (perhaps 2%) of the earth's history, revolutionary changes in terrestrial life occurred during this period.
- continental drift;