The Tropical Forests of Southern China and Conservation of Biodiversity

@article{Zhu2017TheTF,
  title={The Tropical Forests of Southern China and Conservation of Biodiversity},
  author={Hua Zhu},
  journal={The Botanical Review},
  year={2017},
  volume={83},
  pages={87-105}
}
  • Hua Zhu
  • Published 21 March 2017
  • Environmental Science
  • The Botanical Review
Species-rich tropical forests once occurred along much of China’s southern border, from southeastern Xizang (Tibet) and southern Yunnan to southwestern Guangxi, southern Taiwan and Hainan, mainly south of 22°30’N latitude. These Chinese forests are similar to Southeast Asian lowland tropical forests in their profiles and physiognomic characteristics, floristic composition and species richness. Studies of these southern forests in China are reviewed. Complete vegetation studies on the… 

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