Pamir-Alai

Pamir-Alai

 

a mountain region in southeastern Middle Asia, south of the Fergana Valley. Most of the region is located in the Tadzhik SSR, with the northeastern part in the Kirghiz SSR, the western part in the Uzbek SSR, and the southwestern part in the Turkmen SSR. It consists of three basic parts: the Gissar-Alai mountain system, the Tadzhik Depression, and the Pamirs.

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The results of phytosociological research conducted on the fern vegetation of rock crevices and clefts of the Pamir-Alai Mountains in Tajikistan are presented.
2013; Nowak et al-, 2014a, b), focusing on the vascular plant vegetation of solid rock faces, fissures, rock clefts and ledges of the alpine and subnival zone of the Pamir-Alai Mts.
The relatively high diversity of ecological niches among rock habitats influences the considerable floristic richness and diversity of petrophilous fern vegetation in the Pamir-Alai Mts.
Even if the habitat conditions are comparable, and the vegetation is composed of closely related taxa, due to the considerable geographical distance between the Pamir-Alai and the Mediterranean basin, with many barriers between, there are different representatives of the same genera in phytocoenoses.
Vegetation of rock crevices of the montane and colline zones in the Pamir-Alai and Tian Shan Mts in Tajikistan (Middle Asia).
A study of active structures at the eastern collision of the Pamir-Alai ranges using synergies of InSAR time-series and optical data and geological records.
The equipment for the State Agency was provided in the framework of the EU-funded project "Support to the Establishment of the Pamir-Alai Transboundary Conservancy Area (PATCA) between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan".
The equipment for the State Agency was purchased in the framework of the EU-funded project \"Support to the Establishment of the Pamir-Alai Transboundary Conservancy Area (PATCA) between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan\".