The Plight of Large Animals in Tropical Forests and the Consequences for Plant Regeneration

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9 Corresponding author; mailing address: Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Unit 0948, APO AA 34002-0948 USA; e-mail: wrightj@si.edu

ABSTRACT

We introduce a special section that addresses the bushmeat or wild meat crisis, its direct impact on game species, and its indirect impact on plants in tropical forests.

RESUMEN

Introducimos una sección especial que trata la crisis de la carne de animales salvajes, su impacto directo sobre las especies cazadas y su impacto indirecto sobre las plantas en los bosques tropicales.

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