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  • Growth Dynamics of Conifer Tree Ringsby M.M. Caldwell; G. Heldmaier; R.B. Jackson; O.L. Lange; H.A. Mooney

    Springer 2006; US$ 319.00

    Tree rings are natural archives of past environments, and contain records of past climate. This book provides a mechanistic basis for the interpretation of tree rings as records of past climate. It advances process understanding of the large-scale environmental control of wood growth. more...

  • The Geobiology and Ecology of Metasequoiaby Ben A. LePage; Christopher J. Williams; Hong Yang

    Springer 2006; US$ 279.00

    The plant fossil record indicates that the genus Metasequoia was widely distributed throughout the Northern Hemisphere from the early Late Cretaceous to the Plio-Pleistocene. Today the genus has shrunk to one species with approximately 5,000 mature individuals in southeastern China?s Xiahoe Valley. This book distills the current understanding of the... more...

  • Cycad Classificationby T. Walters; R. Osborne

    CABI 2004; US$ 120.00

    Presents the classification of approximately 300 species of cycads, and includes contributions from leading researchers from Australia, China, Italy, Mexico, South Africa, Thailand and the USA. The book provides guidelines for the designation of species, species boundaries and species groupings. more...

  • Progress in Botanyby K. Esser; U. Lüttge; W. Beyschlag; J. Murata

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 519.00

    Includes reviews on genetics, cell biology, physiology, comparative morphology, systematics, ecology, and vegetation science. more...

  • Flowering Plants, Eudicotsby Klaus Kubitzki

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2007; US$ 419.00

    Offers treatments for 52 families containing 432 genera belonging to 13 eudicot orders. This book lays emphasis on the early-diverging eudicots and basal core eudicots, the phylogenetic relationships and diversification. It includes descriptions of families and genera, keys to the genera, and references to revisions. more...

  • Orchids of Minnesotaby Welby R. Smith; Vera Ming Wong

    University of Minnesota Press 1993; US$ 25.00

    The first and only fully illustrated field guide to the orchids of Minnesota, this volume is both a field guide and a flora of scholarly quality. Includes a section on the biology of orchids (anatomy, physiology, ecology, and geographical distribution), a key to the orchid genera and a description of each of the 43 orchid species native to Minnesota.... more...

  • Solanaceae and Convolvulaceae - Secondary Metabolitesby Eckart Eich

    Springer 2008; US$ 399.00

    This comprehensive and interdisciplinary handbook provides a bird???s-eye view of two centuries of research on secondary metabolites of the two large Solanales families, Solanaceae and Convolvulaceae. Arranged according to their biosynthetic principles, the occurrence and chemical structures of almost all known individual secondary metabolites are... more...

  • Etymological Dictionary of Grassesby H. Trevor Clifford; Peter D. Bostock

    Springer 2007; US$ 159.00

    Containing about 15,000 entries, this dictionary provides explanations of the meaning and origins of generic and specific names of grasses, one of the largest and economically most important plant families. Of value to audience including ecologists, agronomists, anthropologists, it is also useful to people interested in the history of taxonomy. more...

  • Flowering Plants - Eudicotsby J.W. Kadereit; C. Jeffrey

    Springer 2007; US$ 449.00

    This volume contains a complete systematic treatment of the flowering plant order Asterales, comprising 12 families with ca. 1,720 genera and about 26,300 species. The order includes Compositae as the largest family of flowering plants. Based on traditional studies, several of the constituent families have long been recognized as being closely interrelated... more...

  • Trees in Patagoniaby Bernardo Gut

    Springer 2008; US$ 59.99

    A guide to the native trees and approximately 95 per cent of the introduced arboreal species of Argentine and Chilean Patagonia. It features chapters that convey a survey of what is termed 'Patagonia', as well as of the geology, climate, soils, and vegetation of Southern South America. It describes the important National Parks of both regions. more...