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Gypsum and Plant Species: A Marvel of Cuatro Ciénegas and the Chihuahuan Desert

Helga Ochoterena, Hilda Flores-Olvera, Carlos Gómez-Hinostrosa, Michael J. Moore

– A recent book on the Chihuahuan Desert with a chapter on the flora of Cuatro Ciénegas, one of the gypsum jewels of the world:


The book also has interesting chapters on the evolution of plants in this amazing region:

Plant Biogeography and Vegetation of High Mountains of Central and South-West Asia

– A recent book on High mountains in Central and SW Asia that includes information on gypsum plants from the Alborz Mountains in Iran and also a chapter by our colleague Farshid Memariani on the Khorassan-Kopet Dagh Mountains:

And Farshid’s chapter:

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