The basis for Classification of Forest Types
1. Physiognomy: Evergreen / deciduous habit, very dry, wet
2. Structure: Covers stratification, dimensions, ht/spaciy
3. Function: Morphological characters
4. Floristic: Families, genus, sps.
5. Dynamics: Vegetation change, Force in motion
6. Habitat: Climatic and edaphic factors
7. Physiography: Aspect / altitude
8. History: Past History of site.