List of ecoregions in Chile

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The following is a list of ecoregions in Chile, according to the World Wildlife Fund:

Terrestrial ecoregions[edit]

Tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forests[edit]

Temperate broadleaf and mixed forests[edit]

Temperate grasslands, savannas, and shrublands[edit]

Montane grasslands and shrublands[edit]

Mediterranean forests, woodlands, and scrub[edit]

Deserts and xeric shrublands[edit]

Freshwater ecoregions[edit]

High Andean Complex[edit]

Atacama/Sechura Complex[edit]

Pacific Coastal Desert Complex[edit]

Mediterranean Chile Complex[edit]

Juan Fernández Islands Complex[edit]

Southern Chile Complex[edit]

Patagonia Complex[edit]

References[edit]

  • Olson, D., Dinerstein, E., Canevari, P., Davidson, I., Castro, G., Morisset, V., Abell, R., and Toledo, E.; eds. (1998). Freshwater biodiversity of Latin America and the Caribbean: A conservation assessment. Biodiversity Support Program, Washington, D.C..