Why there is no Taiga biome on Southern hemisphere?
1. There isn’t enough land mass in the southern hemisphere
2. The environment in Southern hemisphere does not support coniferous plants
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Answer: [A] Only 1

In the southern hemisphere, there are also found coniferous but most of them are in warmer climates. The second statement given is incorrect. In the southern hemisphere, in altitudes where Taiga biome is found means 45° to 70° latitude, Earth is mostly covered with Oceans and that is the reason that no Taiga biome is there on southern hemisphere.

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