Browsing by Subject "Extinction risk"

Browsing by Subject "Extinction risk"

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  • Davies, T. Jonathan; Smith, G.F. (Gideon Francois), 1959-; Bellstedt, Dirk U.; Boatwright, James S.; Bytebier, Benny; Cowling, R.M. (Richard Mark); Forest, Felix; Harmon, Luke J.; Muasya, A. Muthama; Schrire, Brian D.; Steenkamp, Yolande; Van der Bank, Michelle; Savolainen, Vincent (Public Library of Science, 2011-05-24)
    It is widely recognized that we are entering an extinction event on a scale approaching the mass extinctions seen in the fossil record. Present-day rates of extinction are estimated to be several orders of magnitude greater ...
  • Yahara, Tetsukazu; Javadi, Firouzeh; Onoda, Yusuke; de Queiroz, Luciano Paganucci; Faith, Daniel P.; Prado, Darien E.; Akasaka, Munemitsu; Kadoya, Taku; Ishihama, Fumiko; Davies, Stuart; Slik, J.W. Ferry; Yi, Tingshuang; Ma, Keping; Bin, Chen; Darnaedi, Dedi; Pennington, R. Toby; Tuda, Midori; Shimada, Masakazu; Ito, Motomi; Egan, Ashley N.; Buerki, Sven; Raes, Niels; Kajita, Tadashi; Vatanparast, Mohammad; Mimura, Makiko; Tachida, Hidenori; Iwasa, Yoh; Smith, G.F. (Gideon Francois), 1959-; Victor, Janine Elizabeth; Nkonki, Tandiwe (International Association for Plant Taxonomy, 2013-04)
    While many plant species are considered threatened under anthropogenic pressure, it remains uncertain how rapidly we are losing plant species diversity. To fill this gap, we propose a Global Legume Diversity Assessment ...
  • Yessoufou, Kowiyou; Daru, Barnabas H.; Tafirei, Respinah; Elansary, Hosam O.; Rampedi, Isaac (Wiley Open Access, 2017)
    Will the ongoing extinction crisis cause a severe loss of evolutionary information accumulated over millions of years on the tree of life? This question has been largely explored, particularly for vertebrates and ...