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There are so many Amazonian tree species, we won’t discover the last one for 300 years

»»There are so many Amazonian tree species, we won’t discover the last one for 300 years

In a new study, scientists have compiled data from museums around the world to find how many Amazonian tree species have been described so far. The answer: 11,676. They also estimate that there are another 4,000 species yet to be discovered, and it will take 300 years to find them all. The report includes a checklist of all known Amazonian trees for conservation ecologists to use in their work

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