List of ecoregions in Tanzania

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The following is a list of ecoregions in Tanzania, as identified by the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF).

Terrestrial ecoregions[edit]

by major habitat type

Tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forests[edit]

Tropical and subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands[edit]

Flooded grasslands and savannas[edit]

Montane grasslands and shrublands[edit]

Mangroves[edit]

  • East African mangroves

Freshwater ecoregions[edit]

by bioregion

Great Lakes[edit]

Eastern and Coastal[edit]

Marine ecoregions[edit]

References[edit]

  • 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. [1]
  • Thieme, Michelle L. (2005). Freshwater Ecoregions of Africa and Madagascar: A Conservation Assessment. Island Press, Washington DC.