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Contact: Naia Morueta-Holme, Aarhus University, Denmark
Aarhus University

Salkantay Mountain

Caption: This is the Salkantay mountain, Peru. With a stable climate and many small and varied habitats, the Andes mountains are one of the places with the most rare plant species in the Americas.

Credit: Photo: Benjamin Blonder

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