Climate change threats to plant diversity in Europe.

  title={Climate change threats to plant diversity in Europe.},
  author={Wilfried Thuiller and Sandra Lavorel and Miguel B. Ara{\'u}jo and Martin T. Sykes and Iain Colin Prentice},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  volume={102 23},
  • W. Thuiller, S. Lavorel, +2 authors I. Prentice
  • Published 7 June 2005
  • Geography, Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
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