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Flora of Mt. Goryeong and Gaemyeong (Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do) in DMZ Area of Korea
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  • Journal title : Korean Journal of Plant Resources
  • Volume 29, Issue 2,  2016, pp.264-280
  • Publisher : The Plant Resources Society of Korea
  • DOI : 10.7732/kjpr.2016.29.2.264
 Title & Authors
Flora of Mt. Goryeong and Gaemyeong (Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do) in DMZ Area of Korea
Kim, Sang Jun; Shin, Hyun Tak; An, Jong Bin; Heo, Tae Im; Kwon, Yeong Han; Yoon, Jung Won;
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This survey was conducted in order to investigate the vascular plants of Mt. Goryeong and Gaemyeong in the DMZ area of Korea. The vascular plants were collected eight times from April 2014 to October 2014 and consisted a total of 450 taxa; 91 families, 279 genera, 391 species, 4 subspecies, 49 varieties and 6 forms. The observed rare plant species as designated by Korea Forest Service were 5 taxa including Tylophora floribunda Miq., Aristolochia contorta Bunge, Viola albida Palib., etc. Endemic plant species were 6 taxa containing Aconitum pseudolaeve Nakai, Clematis brachyura Maxim., Clematis trichotoma Nakai, etc. 33 taxa were listed as specific plant species based on phytogeographical in the investigated area. 35 taxa were recorded as naturalized plants, and their naturalized rate and urban index were noted as 7.7%, and 10.9%, respectively. Of the 450 taxa listed; 186 were edible plants, 173 pasture plants, 149 medicinal plants, 51 omamental plants, 20 timber plants, 13 stain plants, 4 fiber plants, 4 industrial plants and 92 unknown resource plants.
Rare plants;Endemic plants;Naturalized plants;Useful plants;
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