the students will gain knoledge of:
the modern flora of Greece
the endemic, threatened and protected flora of Greece
the natural and anthropogenic vegetation types
the protection status of threatened flora and priority habitat types
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction to Flora, vegetation, abiotic factors that influence Greek terrestrial ecosystems. Contemporary Flora, endemism, rare and endangered plant species and their protection. Phyto-geographic divisions in Greece. Vegetation zones and extrazonal problems of evolution and classification. Azonal vegetation in particular ecosystems. Flowers and vegetation of Natural Parks, aesthetic forests, natural monuments, wetlands.
flora, vegetation, endemism, threatened, protected, species, habitat types