The term hot spot for high diversity ecological regions was coined by
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The term hot spot for high diversity ecological regions was coined by

A

IUCN

B

Myers

C

Odum

D

Kormandy

Answer

The large areas which contain exceptional concentrations of plant endemism and are experiencing very high rates of habitat loss are called ecological hot spots. These are also known as biodiversity hotspots. 2.3% of the Earth's land surface is represented by them. Currently, 35 biodiversity hot spots exist in the world. Myers coined the term hotspots for such areas.
So, the correct answer is 'Myers'.

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