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Endangered segetal species in southern Italy: distribution, conservation status, trends, actions and ethnobotanical notes
- Perrino, E. V., Calabrese, G.
- Genetic resources and crop evolution 2018 v.65 no.8 pp. 2107-2134
- conservation status, ethnobotany, herbaria, Italy
- Distribution, conservation status, trends, actions and ethnobotanical notes of segetal species growing in South Italy are presented and discussed. For the most threatened segetal species details and suggestions for their conservation are reported. Research work was made directly in the field for collecting samples and in the laboratory for checking several herbarium samples. To the best of our knowledges, a summary table of all species occurring in the field, of the investigated environments, and their ecological focus areas, is provided for the first time.