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Flora and vegetation of Israel and adjacent areas

@inproceedings{Danin1988FloraAV,
  title={Flora and vegetation of Israel and adjacent areas},
  author={Avinoam Danin},
  year={1988}
}
Israel is a meeting area of plant geographical regions and has high climatic, lithologic, and edapnic diversity. These factors together with prolonged influence of human activity have led to the development of a rich flora and diverse vegetation. Eig (1931-1932, 1946) has established the foundations or the botanical research in Israel. The history of geobotanical and floristic research until thc 1970's was reviewed by Zohary (1962, 1973). The basic taxonomic research on thc country's flora… 

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