History of Flora and Vegetation During the Quaternary

  • Burkhard Frenzel
Part of the Progress in Botany book series (BOTANY, volume 63)


This report is a continuation of the discussions on the Quaternary pa-leoclimatology and paleoecology of the Tibetan Plateau given in Progress in Botany, vol. 59, 1998. It was made possible by the translation of several new relevant Chinese papers by Prof. Dr. Liu Shijian, Institute of Mountain Disasters and Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chengdu, when he worked as a fellow of the Max Planck Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften from the month of June 2000 to January 2001 at the Institute of Botany of the Hohenheim University. I am strongly indebted to the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft for this financial and scientific help.


Tibetan Plateau Vegetation History Quaternary Glaciation Chinese Acad Glacier Advance 
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  • Burkhard Frenzel
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  1. 1.Institut für Botanik und Botanischer GartenUniversität Hohenheim (210)StuttgartGermany

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