Books  Botany & Plant Science  Floras & Botanical Field Guides  Botany of Central America 

Endangered Timber Species of Costa Rica / Arboles Maderables en Peligro de Extinción en Costa Rica

Field / Identification GuideOut of Print

By: Q Jiménez

121 pages, Col photos, line illus

INBio: the Costa Rican Biodiversity Institute

Paperback | Dec 1995 | #49356 | ISBN: 9968974005
Out of Print Details

About this book

Language: Bilingual in English and Spanish

Some 1500 species of tree are known to occur in Costa Rica, accounting for 15% of the country's total flora, yet only 300 species have been evaluated for potential use. This is a field guide to neotropical tree species used for timber, and now endangered in Costa Rica. It includes illustrations of diagnostic features, as well as a description of uses and a summary of status.

Write a review

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

Bestsellers in this subject

Gramineas de Bolivia [Gramineas of Bolivia]

NHBS Price: £67.99 $88/€77 approx

Costa Rica: Tropical Flowers [English / Spanish]

NHBS Price: £6.99 $9/€8 approx

Timber Trees of Suriname

NHBS Price: £52.50 $68/€59 approx

Illustrated Flora [of Dominica]

NHBS Price: £14.50 $19/€16 approx

Sarraceniaceae of North America

NHBS Price: £34.99 $45/€40 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194