Gador's snapdragon (Gadoria falukei)
Mohamed bin Zayed Species project number 192520359
Let's save Gadoria falukei, a Critically Endangered and very singular plant species recently discovered in southern Europe
1.- To census of known population.
2.- To collect seed for preservation in seed banks (University of Valencia, University of Almería, and Politechnic University of Madrid).
3.- To analyze the genetic diversity of the known population.
4.- To establish common gardens in The Botanical Garden of Valencia, The Botanical Garden of Cabo de Gata, and the experimental centre of Polytechnic University of Madrid.
5.- To look for new populations in appropriated areas of Sierra de Gàdor, with drone and voluntaries of NGO (citizen science).
6.- To reinforce the original population and / or create new populations in appropriate habitats.
7.- To know the reproductive system and detect the existence (or not) of inbreeding depression.
8.- Dissemination of the actions and results of the project in scientific journals, publications, social networks and institutional webs.
Project 192520359 location - Spain, Europe