Dating origin orchidaceae
Moreover, an unusually large proportion of the taxa within the genus have achieved high conservation status in many European countries; the geographically widespread species tend to be very local across much of their ranges (and to be allopatric rather than sympatric), whereas several putative species are local endemics and therefore, by definition, rare.
First, it resembles a ghost when its white flower moves at night; hence, it is known as the Ghost Orchid.
It is also leafless, and its roots attach to the bark of the host tree.
Origin and diversification of living cycads: A cautionary tale on the impact of the branching process prior in Bayesian molecular dating.
Interaction of humans, climate, and vegetation change triggers Late Quaternary megafauna extinction in the Última Esperanza region, southern Patagonia, Chile.