phytogeography

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phy·to·ge·og·ra·phy

 (fī′tō-jē-ŏg′rə-fē)
n.
The study of the geographic distribution of plants. Also called geobotany.

phy′to·ge·og′ra·pher n.
phy′to·ge′o·graph′i·cal (-jē′ə-grăf′ĭ-kəl), phy′to·ge′o·graph′ic (-grăf′ĭk) adj.

phytogeography

(ˌfaɪtəʊdʒɪˈɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Botany) the branch of botany that is concerned with the geographical distribution of plants
ˌphytogeˈographer n
ˌphytoˌgeoˈgraphic, ˌphytoˌgeoˈgraphical adj

phy•to•ge•og•ra•phy

(ˌfaɪ toʊ dʒiˈɒg rə fi)

n.
the science dealing with the geographical relationships of plants.
[1840–50]

phytogeography

the study of plants according to their geographical distribution. — phytogeographer, n.phytogeographic, phytogeographical, adj.
See also: Botany
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Norwegian phytogeographers Holten and Aune present an atlas depicting alpine plants on regional and coast-inland scales in central Norway.
These figures emphasize the fact, already well known to botanists and phytogeographers, that the South African flora is extraordinarily rich, with 180 species per 10,000 [km.