The term Biodiversity
bsu481 at BANGOR.AC.UK
Wed Nov 12 19:56:20 CST 1997
wasn`t it the American E.O. Wilson in the early 80`s?
On Mon, 10 Nov 1997, Geoff Read wrote:
> Excuse my ignorance. Who coined the contraction biodiversity and when? Can
> anyone point me to this momentous occasion?
> It appears to have leapt into real vogue only in the later 1980's, if its
> usage in paper titles is any guide.
> Geoff Read <g.read at niwa.cri.nz>
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