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CactusTalk: More dragon tree tales

Walker, Colin C. (2017). CactusTalk: More dragon tree tales. CactusWorld, 35(4) pp. 287–288.

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Abstract

Dragon trees (Dracaena species) are updated since the last synopsis (Walker, 2001) with three new subspecies being newly described. Dracaena draco subsp. caboverdeana is endemic to the Cape Verde Islands, leaving subsp. draco restricted to the Canary Islands and Madeira. Dracaena serrulata subsp. dhofarica is endemic to the Dhofar Province of Oman. Dracaena serrulata subsp. mccoyorum is endemic to Saudi Arabia, where it occurs near the summit of a single mountain and hence is assessed as being on the brink of extinction.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2017 BCSS, authors and illustrators of individual articles
ISSN: 1751-1429
Extra Information: additional email address: c.walker702@btinternet.com
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Environment, Earth and Ecosystem Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
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Item ID: 56557
Depositing User: Colin Walker
Date Deposited: 18 Sep 2018 13:51
Last Modified: 02 May 2019 13:21
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/56557
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