When frequently burned, the physiognomy of wet pine flatwoods resembles that of Pine Savannas; however, species diversity and overall richness, especially at a small scale, is lower in in this community type than in true savannas (photo by R. Thornhill).  
  Part of: Thornhill R, Krings A, Lindbo D, Stucky J (2014) Guide to the Vascular Flora of the Savannas and Flatwoods of Shaken Creek Preserve and Vicinity (Pender & Onslow Counties, North Carolina, U.S.A.). Biodiversity Data Journal 2: e1099. https://doi.org/10.3897/BDJ.2.e1099