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A Guide to the Tendrillate Climbers of Costa Rican Mountains

Flora / FaunaIdentification Key

By: Alexander Krings and Richard R Braham

190 pages, Illus


Hardback | Jan 2005 | #147950 | ISBN: 0813807581
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About this book

Provides excellent keys to families and separate keys to genera and species. It contains state-of-the-art nomenclature and lists of synonymy when other scientific names have been published or used informally. Each species is illustrated by the author's hand-drawn line art.


PrefaceChapter 1, IntroductionChapter 2, Key to FamiliesChapter 3, Families of Tenderillate ClimbersA. BignoniaceaeB. CucurbitaceaeC. FabaceaeD. LoganiaceaeE. PassifloraceaeF. PolemoniaceaeG. PolygonaceaeH. RhamnaceaeI. SapindaceaeJ. SmilacaceaeK. VitaceaeLiterature Cited.

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Alexander Krings, MS, is Curator of the North Carolina State University Herbarium. Richard R. Braham, PhD, is Professor of Forestry, North Carolina State University, and an ecological consultant