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A review of the trade in orchids and its implications for conservation

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Orchids are one of the largest plant families and are commercially traded for a variety of purposes, including as ornamental plants, medicinal products and food. These markets involve thousands of species, which may be traded legally or illegally, sustainably or unsustainably, and take place at local, national or international scales. In this review, we provide the first overview of commercial orchid trade globally and highlight the main types that involve wild-collected plants. Much of this ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted Manuscript

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10.1093/botlinnean/box083

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Zoology
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Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society Journal website
Volume:
186
Issue:
4
Pages:
435–455
Publication date:
2017-12-13
Acceptance date:
2017-10-16
DOI:
EISSN:
1095-8339
ISSN:
0024-4074
Pubs id:
pubs:813593
URN:
uri:bd7e54c8-936a-4ea2-ae97-56b2f49e6ffb
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uuid:bd7e54c8-936a-4ea2-ae97-56b2f49e6ffb
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pubs:813593

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