Q. 204.3( 3 Votes )

State any t

Answer :

Two criteria for determining biodiversity hotspots are:

1. Regions with high levels of species richness, i.e., the number of different species represented in a region.

2. Regions with high degree of endemism, i.e., species that are confined to one particular region only but not found anywhere else.

Two hotspots in India are: Western Ghats and The Himalayas.


Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
view all courses

Explain the ‘Ex-sBiology - Board Papers

Though the confliBiology - Exemplar

Suggest a place wBiology - Exemplar

Explain briefly tBiology - Exemplar

What is an ecosysBiology - Exemplar

Humans benefit frBiology - Exemplar