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Amazon canga : the unique vegetation of Carajás revealed by the list of seed plants

  title={Amazon canga : the unique vegetation of Caraj{\'a}s revealed by the list of seed plants},
  author={Nara F O Mota and Maur{\'i}cio Takashi Coutinho Watanabe and Daniela Cristina Zappi and Alice. and Lima Hiura and Julieta Pallos and Raquel Stauffer Viveros and Ana Mar{\'i}a Giulietti and Pedro Lage Viana},
The Floresta Nacional de Carajás (FLONA of Carajás) and the Parque Nacional dos Campos Ferruginosos (PNCF) are home to canga vegetation where 856 species distributed in 116 families of seed plants were recorded. The richest families were Poaceae (86), Fabaceae (65) and Rubiaceae (46) and the best represented habit was herbaceous. Two genera, 24 species and one subspecies are considered endemic from the canga of the studied area. Within the FLONA of Carajás, the Serra Norte was the best sampled… 

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