Table 1. BIOSIS database statistics. Search results as of 21 Nov 1995. A, number of publications indexed under Botany (including Paleobotany and Palynology); B, number indexed under Paleobotany or Palynology; C, number indexed under Palynology only.

        A     B    C    %    %
year   bot   p+p  ply  B/A  C/B
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1995   6286  754  455 12.0 60.3
1994  13960 1863 1106 13.3 59.4
1993  12541 1729 1039 13.8 60.1
1992  13233 1803  986 13.6 54.7
1991  14423 1879 1004 13.0 53.4
1990  15475 2105 1120 13.6 53.2
1989  13504 1945 1025 14.4 52.7
1988  13114 1860 1074 14.2 57.8
1987   8061 1158  703 14.4 60.7