TITLE

Rare, Threatened and Endangered: Reflections upon the Categories of Botanical Scarcity

AUTHOR(S)
McDonald, Hugh P.
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Value Inquiry Book Series;2014, Vol. 273, p391
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the categories of botanical scarcity which are rare, threatened, and endangered. Topics include the definition of rarity, the variation in the relationship between specific environments and species, and the qualitative factors that contribute to endangerment. It also examines the threats to the endangered or threatened status of a species such as competition, habitat changes, and the invasion of other species.
ACCESSION #
96137032

 

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