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Digital Climate Diagram World Atlas
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Climate diagrams are brief summaries of climatic variables and
their seasonal variation. They were originally developed for
vegetation studies by Walter & Lieth, but they have proven
useful for a wide range of sciences, horticulture, teaching,
etc. In biological and geological sciences climate ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Lieth, H., J. Berlekamp, S. Fuest, & S. Riediger
Dataset Title: Digital Climate Diagram World Atlas
Dataset Release Date: 1999
Dataset Release Place: The Netherlands
Dataset Publisher: Backhuys Publishers B.V.
Data Presentation Form: Climate Diagrams and tables
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1957-01-01
Stop Date: 1966-12-31
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Dataset ID: ISBN 90-5782-031-5

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 31-71-5170208
Fax: 31-71-5171856
Email: backhuys at
Contact Address:
Backhuys Publishers B.V.,
PO Box 321
City: Leiden
Postal Code: 2300 AH
Country: The Netherlands
Distribution Media: CD-ROM
Fees: US$64.50
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
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Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Lieth, H. (1998), Ecosystems principles for ecotoxicological analyses,
in: Schurmann, G. and Markert, B. edit. Ecotoxicology, New York, Wiley

Ostendorf, B., Lieth, H. and Lehker, H. (1981). KLIMAPLOT: A computer
routine to plot climate diagrams. Veroff. Geobot. Inst. ETH Zurich

Ostendorf, B., Lieth, H., and Lehker, H. (1982). KLIMAPLOT. In
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-02-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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