Review of plant biogeographic studies in Brazil

@article{Fiaschi2009ReviewOP,
  title={Review of plant biogeographic studies in Brazil},
  author={Pedro Fiaschi and Jos{\'e} Rubens Pirani},
  journal={Journal of Systematics and Evolution},
  year={2009},
  volume={47}
}
  • P. FiaschiJ. Pirani
  • Published 1 September 2009
  • Environmental Science, Biology
  • Journal of Systematics and Evolution
Abstract  Molecular phylogenetic studies have become a major area of interest in plant systematics, and their impacts on historical biogeographic hypotheses are not to be disregarded. In Brazil, most historical biogeographic studies have relied on animal phylogenies, whereas plant biogeographic studies have largely lacked a phylogenetic component, having a limited utility for historical biogeography. That country, however, is of great importance for most biogeographic studies of lowland… 

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