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Table 2 Chorology, life form, habitat and taxonomical group (following [34,66]) of plants included in DTS1, DTS2, DTS3. Chorology, life form and taxonomical group distribution of FL1 and Fl2

From: Plant selection for ethnobotanical uses on the Amalfi Coast (Southern Italy)

Categories DTS1 DTS2 DTS3 FL1 FL2
Species tot 176 102 45 955 1560
Taxonomical group      
Asterids 3 0 3 13 17
Campanulid/asterids2 29 18 3 173 274
Commelinids 5 2 3 108 199
Eudicots 6 1 0 25 44
Fabid/rosids1 11 3 1 39 61
Gymnosperms 4 0 0 5 15
Lamid/asterids1 46 23 7 162 256
Magnolids 1 1 1 3 5
Malvid/rosids2 29 22 5 156 252
Monocots 8 6 3 70 135
Pentapetalae 1 1 1 18 30
Pteridophytes 6 4 4 24 39
Rosids/n-fixing clade 27 21 14 158 234
Chorology      
Endemic 0 2 3 32 60
Circumboreal 12 2 2 33 60
Mediterranean 61 40 20 436 654
European 8 1 2 53 142
Eurasian 30 10 8 170 291
Asian and Australian 16 12 3 8 23
American 10 6 2 22 35
African 2 2 0 4 10
Paleotemperate 9 2 1 52 81
Wide distribution 28 15 3 136 173
Naturalized 0 0 0 1 2
Cultivated 2 2 0 0 7
Life form      
P (phanerophytes) 52 36 27 128 184
H (hemicryptophytes) 55 26 8 307 515
G (geophytes) 15 7 6 120 218
Ch (chamaephytes) 16 9 3 71 114
T (therophytes) 34 20 1 323 512
I (hydrophytes) 0 0 0 2 5
Habitat      
Temperate woodland 25 7 9 x x
Maquis and garrigues 34 17 12 x x
Mediterranean woodland 24 9 10 x x
Arid environments 24 19 9 x x
Along rivers and humid sites 20 3 4 x x
Cultivated land 36 24 7 x x
Uncultivated land 69 32 9 x x
Maritime environments (dunes, alophilous rocks) 5 6 2 x x
Walls, rocks 25 21 5 x x