The area of Foeniculum vulgare Mill. (Common fennel)

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The expert-botanist - T.N. Smekalova, the GIS-expert - G.V. Talovina.

Date of creation:



1:20 000 000.

Accuracy of a map:

Map is based on data from herbarium specimans and on maps having the following scale: 1:10 000 000.

The projection:

"Alber's Equal Area Conic for Russia", 9, 1001, 7, 100, 0, 44, 68, 0, 0

Basic content:

Map is a vector fail consisting of polygon and points. Locations of species are represented by points, area of possible distribution of species are represented by polygon.

Accuracy of the qualifier:

Lidht-colored points are locations referenced in literature sources. Dark-colored points are locations of species that were reported from herbarium samples (Vavilov All-Russian Research Institute of Plant Industry, Komarov Botanical Institute). Polygon is based on generalized information from literature sources, herbarium specimans, political boundaries and ecological description.

Method of map construction:

Location and area of distribution of the species is based on published maps and analysis of herbarium materials from the Vavilov All-Russian Research Institute of Plant Industry, Komarov Botanical Institute. Literature used included: Grossgheim (1967), Shishkin (1950), Cherepanov (1995), Galushko (1980).

Sources of the data:

Cherepanov, S. K., Plantae Vasculares Rossicae et Civitatum Collimitanearum (in limicis USSR olim). St-Petersburg, "Mir I Semia", 1995, 990 p. (in Russian).
Flora USSR, 1950. Vol. XVI. B. K. Shishkin (ed.). M.-L.: Publishing House of the USSR Academy of Sciences, p. 542-545. (in Russian).
Galushko, A.I. 1980. Flora of Northern Caucasia. Manual, Vol. 2. Rostov: Publishing House of Rostov University, p. 266. (in Russian).
Grossgheim, A. A. 1967. Flora of Caucasia. Leningrad, Nauka, Vol. VII, appendix: maps of areas. (in Russian).
Herbarium Specimans - Vavilov Institute of Plant Industry (Saint-Petersburg, Russia), Komarov Botanical Institute (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

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Right on this map, description belongs to its authors. Right on this picture belongs to Isaak Roshal (Latvia).

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