Data Sources

Félix Forest, South African National Biodiversity Institute/University of Cape Town/Kew Gardens and Richard Grenyer, Kew Gardens

  • Forest, Félix, et al. 2007. Preserving the evolutionary potential of floras in biodiversity hotspots. Nature 445, 757-760 (15 February 2007).

Data and Images

  • South Africa, March 2004 (Blue Marble: Next Generation, satellite: NASA Terra/Aqua, sensor: MODIS)
  • Cape flora: Thomas Elias/USDA
  • Data: Félix Forest
  • Protea cynaroides: Da legend
  • Protea nerifolia: Strybing Arboretum
  • Erica ampullacea: