Books  Botany & Plant Science  Plants & Botany: General 

Dictionary of Commemorative Plant Generic Names, Volume 14: Horsfieldia to Hyphobarlettia

Series: Dictionary of Commemorative Plant Generic Names Volume: 14

By: Sudhir Chandra (Author)

588 pages, no illustrations

Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh

Hardback | Jan 2016 | #230424 | ISBN-13: 9788121109369
Availability: Usually dispatched within 2-3 weeks Details
NHBS Price: £140.00 $171/€157 approx

About this book

The present work represents Volume 14 of the projected 27 volumes. It is hoped to cover 18,000 to 20,000 commemorative names in the total work covering all fields of botany.

Generic names have been used as markers through which light has been thrown on the Botanical History of the region. Influences which have influenced a botanist’s career and the resultant influences on other botanists creating a web of information. From volume two onwards attempts have been made to provide brief biographical data on associated of person honoured, wherever possible.

A detailed index has been prepared eponyms of persons which will be covered in future volumes, but found mention in the present volume, have been given.


Abbreviation used in text
Main headings, their abbreviation, and data incorporated under generic names

1. Dictionary of commemorative plant genera Horsfieldia to Hyphobartlettia
2. Supplement additions to Vol. 1
3. Supplement additions to Vol. 2
4. Supplement additions to Vol. 3
5. Supplement additions to Vol. 6
6. Supplement additions to Vol. 7
7. Supplement additions to Vol. 8
8. Supplement additions to Vol. 10


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Alien Plants

NHBS Price: £27.99 £34.99 (Save £7.00) $34/€31 approx

The Cabaret of Plants

NHBS Special Offer Price: £7.50 £9.99 (Save £2.49) $9/€8 approx (ends 31/12/2016)

The Kew Plant Glossary

NHBS Price: £17.99 $22/€20 approx

The Kew Tropical Plant Families Identification Handbook

NHBS Price: £19.99 $24/€22 approx

Guide to Floodplain Meadows

NHBS Price: £3.50 $4/€4 approx