Abstract

Tropical, hot and humid all year round

  • Temperature: uniform throughout the year, above 18 º average temperature in proximity to the sea. no winter.
  • Precipitation: Rain: 1500 to 2000 ml / year, or no dry season lasts less than three months, the driest month on average than 600ml.
  • Distribution: Between 5 and 10 ° on both sides of Ecuador is located between 0 m. above the sea and los1500mts
  • Vegetation: Lush, Forests stratified layers with vegetation, trees to 50mst, hardly sunlight reaching the ground due to dense vegetation cover.

Ecozone

Features:

Abundant rainfall there by the evaporation of water contained in plants.
There are high levels in the vegetation photosynthesis by some trees, some need more energy than others, this makes some overlap on the other.
The vegetation is green because of the vegetation change of leaves in a short time, while most is green.

Bibliography

GLOBAL ECOLOGICAL ZONING FOR THE GLOBAL FOREST RESOURCES ASSESSMENT 2000
Fao corporate repository
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Documento en formato web

http://www.fao.org/docrep/006/ad652e/ad652e00.htm#TopOfPage
Documento completo en formato pdf
ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/006/ad652e/ad652e00.pdf
Documento en formato web capitulo referido a los continentes
http://www.fao.org/docrep/006/ad652e/ad652e16.htm#TopOfPage
Copia del documento completo en local

http://www.cbrava.com/garigue/garigue_es.html
http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fynbos
http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bioma
https://ibess.wikispaces.com/biomes