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umbrella species
(english) The protection of an "umbrella species" protects a wide range of co-existing species in the same habitat, which may be lesser known and difficult to protect otherwise. (See also: keystone species, indicator species, flagship species)
espèces protectrices
(french) La protection d'une ‚Äėesp√®ce parapluie‚Äô concerne un grand nombre d'esp√®ces coexistantes dans le m√™me habitat qui seraient moins bien connues et plus difficile √† prot√©ger autrement. (See also: keystone species, indicator species, flagship species)
espécie umbrela
(portuguese) A protecção desta espécie vai protejer indirectamente outras espécies menos conhecidas, que se encontram nesse habitat. (See also: keystone species, indicator species, flagship species)

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