Reproductive ecology of Ameroglossum pernambucense (Scrophulariaceae): is this ornithophilous and threatened shrub highly adapted to a naturally fragmented habitat?

@article{Wanderley2013ReproductiveEO,
  title={Reproductive ecology of Ameroglossum pernambucense (Scrophulariaceae): is this ornithophilous and threatened shrub highly adapted to a naturally fragmented habitat?},
  author={Artur M. Wanderley and Ariadna Valentina Lopes and Isabel Cristina Machado},
  journal={Plant Systematics and Evolution},
  year={2013},
  volume={300},
  pages={1099-1110}
}
Many rare plants exist in a naturally fragmented distribution and are expected to exhibit reproductive adaptations to isolation. Thus, understanding the reproduction of these plants might be important in predicting the future of artificially fragmented species. Ameroglossum pernambucense is a threatened ornithophilous shrub with naturally fragmented populations on granite outcrops in north-eastern Brazil. The current research studied two populations of A. pernambucense and determined if three… 
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