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Indonesia – Addressing Wallacean shortfall on Buton Island Conservation Indonesia Opwall News 

Indonesia – Addressing Wallacean shortfall on Buton Island

Written by Tom Martin Conservation efforts in tropical ecosystems are frequently hindered by a lack of understanding of these ecosystems. Two major knowledge gaps facing conservation scientists are the fact so many species remain undiscovered and undescribed in the tropics (this is known as ‘Linnean shortfall’ by biogeographers, after Linneaus – the inventor of modern taxonomy) and that the distributions... Read More