Angiosperm classification and Biodiversity
This special issue belongs to
|International Journal of Plant Biotechnology
Deadline for Manuscript Submission
|March 31st, 2022
Deadline for Publication
|April 15, 2022
Special Issue Description
Angiosperms are plants that produce flowers and seeds in the form of fruits. With approximately 300,000 species, they are the kingdom Plantae's largest and most diverse group. Angiosperms account for roughly 80% of all known living green plants. Angiosperms are one of the most diverse and largest extant plant groups in the universe. There are approximately 453 angiosperm families with approximately 260,000 living species classified in them. Furthermore, angiosperms account for roughly 80% of all known green plants on the planet. It is well established that angiosperms are vascular seed plants in which an egg is fertilized and develops into a seed in an enclosed hollow ovary.
Angiosperm, also known as a flowering plant, is any of approximately 300,000 species of flowering plants, the kingdom Plantae's largest and most diverse group. Biodiversity, also known as biological diversity, is the variety of life found in a specific location on Earth or, more commonly, the total variety of life on Earth. The number of species in an area is a common measure of this variety, known as species richness. Colombia
and Kenya, for example, have over 1,000 breeding bird species each, whereas the forests of the United Kingdom and eastern North America have fewer than 200. A coral reef off the coast of northern Australia may have 500 fish species, whereas Japan's rocky shoreline may have only 100. Such figures capture some of the differences between locations—for example, the tropics have more cc than temperate regions—but raw species count is not the only measure of diversity.
* Biological diversity
* Flowering plant
* Species richness
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