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A Revision of the Rhododendron II: Subgenus Hymenanthes

Series: Notes from the RBGE Volume: 39/2

By: DF Chamberlain(Author)

278 pages, 75 b/w distribution maps

Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh

Paperback | Dec 1982 | #49408 | ISBN: 0114919941
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A revision of the elepidote (non-scaly) species of Rhododendron subgenus Hymenanthes (Ericaceae) is presented. The subgenus is divided into 24 subsections with 225 species. Distribution maps are provided for most of the species, and taxonomic characters, relationships of the subsections of subgenus Hymenanthes and geographicaI distributions are all discussed separately. Latin descriptions are included for the taxa described for the first time. These are: Rhododendron subsection Williamsiana Chamberlain, R. barkamense Chamberlain, R. lanatoides Chamberlain and R. oreodoxa Franchet var. shensiense Chamberlain.

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