List of ecoregions in Libya

The following is a list of ecoregions in Libya, according to the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF).

Tadrart Acacus is a desert area in western Libya. Part of the Sahara, it is one of the most arid ecoregions of Libya.

Terrestrial ecoregionsEdit

PalearcticEdit

Mediterranean forests, woodlands, and scrubEdit

Deserts and xeric shrublandsEdit

Flooded grasslands and savannasEdit

Freshwater ecoregionsEdit

Marine ecoregionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Burgess, Neil, Jennifer D’Amico Hales, Emma Underwood (2004). Terrestrial Ecoregions of Africa and Madagascar: A Conservation Assessment. Island Press, Washington DC.
  • Spalding, Mark D., Helen E. Fox, Gerald R. Allen, Nick Davidson et al. "Marine Ecoregions of the World: A Bioregionalization of Coastal and Shelf Areas". Bioscience Vol. 57 No. 7, July/August 2007, pp. 573-583.
  • Thieme, Michelle L. (2005). Freshwater Ecoregions of Africa and Madagascar: A Conservation Assessment. Island Press, Washington DC.