Towards a working list of all known plant species.

@article{Lughadha2004TowardsAW,
  title={Towards a working list of all known plant species.},
  author={Eimear Nic Lughadha},
  journal={Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences},
  year={2004},
  volume={359 1444},
  pages={
          681-7
        }
}
  • E. N. Lughadha
  • Published 29 April 2004
  • Environmental Science
  • Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences
A complete listing of the world's known plant species has long been considered desirable but has remained an elusive target for generations of botanists. The adoption of the Global Strategy for Plant Conservation has reinforced the urgent need for a global plant checklist to support, facilitate and monitor the conservation and sustainable use of plant diversity worldwide. The increasing availability of large databases of biological information over the Internet has demonstrated that many of the… 

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