Australia: The Land Where Time Began

A biography of the Australian continent 


  1. Abrupt Change in Vegetation in Southeast Australia following Megafaunal Extinction in the Late Quaternary
  2. Aestivation in the Kwongan Flora
  3. Allelopathy
  4. Angiosperms
  5. Angiospermy
  6. Aridification
  7. Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide - A 300-Million-Year record from Plant Cuticles
  8. Australian Cretaceous Vegetation - macrofossils
  9. Australian Cretaceous Vegetation - microfossils
  10. Australian Palaeobotany & Palaeoclimate - Tertiary 
  11. Australian Plant Communities – Palaeocene
  12. Australian Plant Communities – Early Eocene
  13. Australian Plant Communities – Middle to Late Eocene
  14. Australian Plant Communities – latest Eocene-earliest Oligocene
  15. Australian Plant Communities – Early Oligocene-late Early Miocene
  16. Phytogeography of Australia in the Tertiary - an overview
  17. Australian Tertiary Phytogeography
  18. Australian Vegetation Types
  19. Biocrust-Forming Mosses – Mitigating Negative Impacts on Dry-Land Ecosystem Multifunctionality of Impacts of Increasing Aridity
  20. Biological Duricrust
  21. Botanical History
  22. Carbon Dioxide Sequestering in Botany Bay
  23. Carnivorous Plants of the Kwongan Flora
  24. Cenozoic Vegetation in Tasmania
  25. Chenopod Shrublands
  26. Cloud Stripping in Tropical Rainforests (Occult Stripping) - trees worth more alive than dead
  27. Clubmoss
  28. Dark Survival in a Warmer a World
  29. Dauciform roots
  30. Delayed Shoot Growth, Elevated Taproot Growth in the Kwongan Flora
  31. Devonian Flora
  32. Dicroidium Flora
  33. Dry Rainforest
  34. Dry Rainforest - the Far North
  35. Early Tertiary Macrofloras
  36. Ecosystems
  37. Eucalyptus Flowering Phenology Identified as sensitive to Climate from herbarium records
  38. Floras of Ancient Australia
  39. Fossil Tea-trees - Victoria
  40. Fungi
  41. Rise of the Fungi
  42. Giant Clubmoss Flora
  43. Glossopteris Flora
  44. Holocene Vegetation
  45. Ice Age Biotas
  46. Kurnell Fen Coastal Wetland
  47. Kwongan Sandplain Flora, Western Australia
  48. Lake Baraba - A Vegetation & Fire History Going Back More Than 43,000 Years
  49. Mycorrhizal Associations
  50. Micro-stilt Roots in the Kwongan Flora
  51. Mineral Loading of Seeds in the Kwongan Flora
  52. Miocene Flora
  53. Mulga Woodland
  54. Neogene
  55. Nitre Bush
  56. Nitrogen fixing in the Kwongan Flora
  57. Nothofagus
  58. Oligo-Miocene Coal Floras of SE Australia
  59. Australia's Fossil Pollen Record
  60. Palaeohabitats and Mammalian History
  61. Parasitic Plants of the Kwongan Flora
  62. Pangaea in the Early Permian – Biological and Physical Evidence for Extreme Seasonality in Central Pangaea
  63. Plant Species found in Subtropical Rainforests
  64. The Invasion of the Land by Plants in the Devonian Caused Climate Change
  65. Podocarpaceae
  66. Proteoid roots in the Kwongan Flora
  67. Quaternary Vegetation
  68. Rainforest
  69. Rainforest-Cape York Peninsula
  70. Receptaculitids
  71. Relict Jurassic Forest
  72. Riparian woodlands
  73. Resurrection Plants
  74. Rhacopteris Flora
  75. Saltbush
  76. Simpson Desert Flora
  77. Softwood Scrubs
  78. Spinifex Alliances
  79. Spinifex Grassland
  80. The absence of succulents from Australia
  81. Talbragar Fish Bed Flora
  82. Global Tropical Forests – Seasonality Constrained by Hydroclimate
  83. Tussock Grasslands
  84. Vegetation Change on a Large Scale
  85. Vegetation of Dunes
  86. Wollemi Pine
  87. Woodlands of Australia

Floras of Ancient Australia

Sources & Further reading

  1. Mary E. White, The Greening of Gondwana, the 400 Million Year story of Australian Plants, Reed, 1994
  2. Mary E White, After the Greening, The Browning of Australia, Kangaroo Press, 1994
  3. Penny Van Oosterzee, The Centre - The Natural history of Australia's Desert Regions, Reed Australia, 1993
  4. Hill, Robert S., (ed.), 1994, History of the Australian Vegetation, Cambridge University Press.
Author: M. H. Monroe
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