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Abstract

How to go extinct: lessons from the lost plants of Krakatau.

Abstract

Few data sets exist that allow measurement of long-term extinction and turnover rates for islands of the size of the three main islands of the Krakatau group in Indonesia. This study tests the reliability of previous estimates of plant species extinction and examine structure within the extinction data.