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Contact: Dr. Clinton Jenkins
North Carolina State University

New World

Caption: This global view shows the combined species richness of amphibians, birds and mammals in the Americas. The species diversity layer is an overlain on topographic maps. Major cities are shown in white.

Credit: Data from Clinton Jenkins, BirdLife and IUCN. Illustration design by Félix Pharand-Deschênes (Globaïa).

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