Consider the following statements about a biodiversity hotspot:

  1. A biodiversity hotspot must have atleast 1500 vascular plants as endemic
  2. It must have lost more than 70% of its original habitat
  3. The Western Ghats of India is a biodiversity hotspot

 Which among the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [D] 1,2 and 3

All the given statements are correct

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module