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Galápagos Flora: Fernandina (Narborough) Caldera before Recent Volcanic Event

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Science  06 Dec 1968:
Vol. 162, Issue 3858, pp. 1144-1145
DOI: 10.1126/science.162.3858.1144

Abstract

A collection of 25 flowering plants was made from the inner cone of Fernandina crater. The distribution, relationships and dispersal mechanisms of these species are considered in the light of recent physical changes resulting from volcanic activity.