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Flora of Andhra Pradesh (India), Volume 3: Monocotyledons

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Series: Flora of Andhra Pradesh (India) Volume: 3

By: T Pullaiah(Author)

427 pages, no illustrations

Scientific Publishers

Hardback | Dec 1997 | #66151 | ISBN: 8172331355
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About this book

This is the first flora of Andhra Pradesh since the official formation of this Indian state. See the table of contents for a list families treated in volume 3. Please note that there are no illustrations in this volume, these are to be found in volume 4.

The State has been explored intensively by the authors for plant wealth during last 18 years. A total of about 2500 species of Angiosperms occur in the State. Bentham and Hooker's system of classification has been followed in the enumeration of families with certain exceptions to accommodate recent changes. A dichotomous indented key is given for families, genera and species. Under each family key to the genera followed by the genus with its authority, key to the species followed by species enumeration is given. The enumeration of species includes the complete citation according to ICBN, basionym, synonyms, followed by brief description, distribution in the State, flowering and fruiting period, vernacular name and specimens examined. References, Index to families, genera and species are given at the end.


(Please note, page numbering is continuing on from the previous volume)

Hydrocharitaceae 923
Burmanniceae 928
Orchidaceae 929
Zingiberaceae 961
Marantaceae 969
Musaceae 969
Cannaceae 970
Amaryllidaceae 971
Agavaceae 973
Hypoxidaceae 976
Taccaceae 977
Dioscoreaceae 978
Stemonaceae 983
Liliaceae 983
Smilacaceae 993
Pontederiaceae 995
Xyridaceae 996
Commelinaceae 997
Flagellariaceae 1014
Juncaceae 1014
Arecaceae 1014
Pandanaceae 1018
Typhaceae 1019
Araceae 1019
Lemnaceae 1030
Alismataceae 1032
Butomaceae 1034
Najadaceae 1034
Aponogetonaceae 1035
Potamogetonaceae 1036
Zanichelliaceae 1038
Eriocaulaceae 1039
Cyperaceae 1044
Poaceae 1117

Index (up to Volume 3) 1275

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