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Taxonomy of Angiosperms

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By: V N Naik

304 pages, Figs

McGraw Hill

Paperback | Dec 1984 | #114218 | ISBN: 0074517880
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Present an account of the general principles and modern trends in the taxonomy of angiosperms, including definitions, methodology and concepts of taxonomy and presenting the subject in a lucid and systematic manner.


1. Introduction 2. A Review of pre-Darwinian classification 3. Hierarchy of Categories in Plant Classification 4. Concept of Taxonomic Characters 5. The Origin of Angiosperms 6. General Evolutionary Trends in Flowering Plants 7. Post-Darwinian systems of classification 8. Taxonomy : A Synthetic Discipline 9. Plant Nomenclature 10. Plant Identification 11. Phytogeography

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