TY - CHAP A1 - Stefan H. Foord A2 - Anna S. Dippenaar-Schoeman A3 - Charles R. Haddad ED1 - Oscar Grillo ED2 - Gianfranco Venora Y1 - 2011-11-14 PY - 2011 T1 - South African Spider Diversity: African Perspectives on the Conservation of a Mega-Diverse Group N2 - As everybody knows, the dynamic interactions between biotic and abiotic factors, as well as the anthropic ones, considerably affect global climate changes and consequently biology, ecology and distribution of life forms of our planet. These important natural events affect all ecosystems, causing important changes on biodiversity. Systematic and phylogenetic studies, biogeographic distribution analysis and evaluations of diversity richness are focal topics of this book written by international experts, some even considering economical effects and future perspectives on the managing and conservation plans. BT - Changing Diversity in Changing Environment SP - Ch. 8 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/24775 DO - 10.5772/24775 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-09-29 ER -