Geographic distribution patterns and status assessment of threatened plants in China

@article{Zhang2008GeographicDP,
  title={Geographic distribution patterns and status assessment of threatened plants in China},
  author={Yinbo Zhang and Keping Ma},
  journal={Biodiversity and Conservation},
  year={2008},
  volume={17},
  pages={1783-1798}
}
  • Yinbo Zhang, K. Ma
  • Published 18 April 2008
  • Environmental Science
  • Biodiversity and Conservation
Large scale heterogeneous distribution of biodiversity has become a hot topic for ecologists and conservationists. A threat status assessment combined with geographic distribution patterns of threatened plants in China has been conducted at a national scale in this study based upon a distribution database that refers to both specimen records and published references. Currently, 302 threatened plant species are cataloged in the “National Protected Key Wild Plants” in China belonging to 92… 
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