Taxa a rischio nella flora vascolare della Sicilia

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[automatically translated] An analysis was made to update the regional red list of endangered vascular plants in Sicily Which, with 3,252 taxa (including a noteworthy number of endemic species), is one of the richest areas in the Mediterranean region. Considering previous regional and national red lists, recent taxonomic and floristic literature, and unpublished data, 1,057 were Assessed taxa, ie about 32% of the regional vascular flora. Using the latest IUCN categories and criteria, 403 taxa (that is 12.4% of the Sicilian flora) are under threat (categories "CR", "EN", "VU"), blackberries and 220 taxa (= 6.8%) are "Near threatened ". Two species extinct result, one extinct in the wild, and 24 regionally extinct.
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)229-239
Number of pages11
JournalBIOGEOGRAPHIA
Volume30
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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