This working ecological classification summarizes nearly 700 terrestrial ecological systems of Latin America and the Caribbean, and describes applications of these systems for conservation assessment, ecological inventory and monitoring, land management, and other uses.
Ecological Systems of Latin America and the Caribbean
Josse C, Navarro G, Comer P, Evans R, Faber-Langendoen D, Fellows M, Kittel G, Menard S, Pyne M, Reid M, Schulz K, Snow K, and Teague J. 2003. Ecological Systems of Latin America and the Caribbean: A Working Classification of Terrestrial Systems. NatureServe, Arlington, VA.