Metadata: Centres of Plant Diversity : The Americas

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BIBLIOGRAPHIC DATA
TitleCentres of Plant Diversity : The Americas
PublisherWorld Wildlife Fund For Nature-International <http://www.wwf.org>
The World Conservation Union - IUCN <http://www.iucn.org>
DistributorSmithsonian Institution: Washington, US (DC)
LanguageEnglish
Country (State)United States of America
Format of datatext/html
Keywordsbiodiversity; flora; conservation; endemic species; America
Description"This website is part of a three-volume work that contains accounts of nearly 250 major sites for conservation of plant diversity worldwide. Volume 1 covers Europe, the Atlantic Islands, Africa and the islands of the Western Indian Ocean, South West Asia and the Middle East. Volume 2 is concerned with the rest of Asia, Australia and the Pacific Islands. Volume 3, whose web version is presented here, deals with the Americas, and contains six sites in North America, 20 in Middle America, 46 in South America, and three in the Caribbean." Table of contents and maps of different regions with data sheets are available here.
URLhttp://www.nmnh.si.edu/botany/projects/cpd/index.htm
 
CLASSIFICATION
Source TypeOrganizations and Societies
CABI ClassificationForests and Forest Trees (Biology and Ecology); Silviculture and Forest Management
CABI CodeKK100; KK110
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Accessfree; no restriction
Contents***
Levelgraduate; professional
 
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