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Flora Neotropica, Volume 21 (1): Lecythidaceae, Part 1

Flora / FaunaIdentification KeyMonograph

Series: Flora Neotropica Volume: 21/1

By: Sir Ghillean T Prance (Author), Scott A Mori (Author)

270 pages, 74 b/w photos, b/w line drawings and b/w distribution maps

New York Botanical Garden Press

Paperback | Dec 1979 | #59945 | ISBN: 0893271934
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This is the first of a two part monograph of the New World Lecythidaceae. The family has about 200 neotropical species in eleven genera. This first part presents introductory material about their morphology, biology and ecology and treats taxonomically 64 species in the five genera with actionmorphic or slightly zygomorphic androecia. The second part will treat the remaining six genera which have highly zygomorphic androecia.


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