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Taugourdeau, S., Daget, P., Chatelain, C., Mathieu, D., Juanes, X., Huguenin, J., & Ickowicz, A. (2019). FLOTROP, a massive contribution to plant diversity data for open ecosystems in northern tropical Africa. Scientific Data, 6(1). doi:10.1038/s41597-019-0120-8 https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-019-0120-8

The FLOTROP dataset contains numerous plant observations (around 340,000 occurrences) in northern tropical Africa (from the 5th to 25th parallel north) in open ecosystems (savannah and steppe). They were collected by multiple collectors between 1920 and 2012 and were managed by Philippe Daget. Theseā€¦