Genetic diversity and structure of Munronia delavayi Franch. (Meliaceae), an endemic species in the dry-hot valley of Jinsha River, south-western China

Munronia delavayi Franch. (Meliaceae) is a vulnerable perennial species that is narrowly distributed and endemic to the dry-hot valley of the middle/lower Jinsha River. However, 12 hydropower stations are currently scheduled to be built in the middle and lower Jinsha River drainage and their distribution overlaps with the range of M. delavayi. The… CONTINUE READING