References and Links

These are some helpful references and internet page links for more information about the ecology of the plants and animals of Florida.

Book References


Myers, R. L. and J. J. Ewel. 1990. Ecosystems of Florida. University of Central Florida Press, Orlando FL.


Link to classic ecological texts:


Links for endangered or threatened insects


Links for more information about Florida plants and animals


University of Florida School of Forest Resources and Conservation


University of Florida 4H program on Forest Ecology


Plants of the Scrub habitat of Florida


The nature of Florida Hompage


University of Florida Entomology and Nematology Homepage of Featured Creatures


Florida Natural Areas Inventory

Florida rare.....



Revised May  18, 2003