Plant Ecology and Evolution 152(1): 5-7, doi: 10.5091/plecevo.2019.1561
Plant Ecology and Evolution: contribution to biodiversity conservation
expand article infoElmar Robbrecht, Natacha Beau§
‡ Meise Botanic Garden, Meise, Belgium§ Meise Botanic Garden, Domein van Bouchout, Nieuwelaan 38, BE-1860 Meise, Belgium
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