Geography

Vegetation Map in Brazil


The following is the map of the Brazilian vegetation, as well as the characteristics of each of the types mentioned.

Click on the desired type to view detailed information about it.


Vegetation Map of Brazil (click to enlarge)

Amazon rainforest
It is moist and has dense and heterogeneous vegetation cover. +
Atlantic forest
It has rich and varied vegetation, original of the humid coast and the interior of the southeast. +
thick
It has shrub and herbaceous formations. It is a typical formation of central Brazil, where the climate is alternately dry and humid. +
Forest of Cocais
Concentrated in the mid-north, it is a transition formation between the Amazon forest and the caatinga. +
Caatinga
Vegetation adapted to the typical water scarcity of the northeastern backcountry. +
Araucaria Forest
The araucáurias or pines predominate. +
Wetland
Complex vegetation of the floodplain of the Mato Grosso wetland. +
Campos
Formed by grasses and shrubs. They predominate in the south of the country. +
Coastal Vegetation (Mangroves)
Common in coastal wetlands. +