All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Botany  Vascular Plants  Orchids

A Monograph of the Subtribe Polystachyinae Schltr. (Orchidaceae)

Identification Key Monograph
By: Joanna Mytnik-Ejsmont(Author)
400 pages, 22 plates with 96 colour photos; 241 b/w line drawings, 239 b/w distribution maps
A Monograph of the Subtribe Polystachyinae Schltr. (Orchidaceae)
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • A Monograph of the Subtribe Polystachyinae Schltr. (Orchidaceae) ISBN: 9788375311754 Hardback Jan 2011 Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks
    £215.00
    #204331
Selected version: £215.00
About this book Customer reviews Related titles

About this book

10 genera and 232 species are recognized within the Polystachyinae. Polystachya, with 196 species, is the largest genus of the subtribe and 13 sections are recognized within it. A synopsis of the subtribe is provided. Comprehensive descriptions, full synonymy, illustration of flower parts, distribution maps, detailed ecological, phenological and distribution data are provided for each taxon treated and a list of 5480 examined specimens from the whole range of of distribution of the subtribe were analysed in detail. Keys to the genera, species of particular genera, sections and subsections and regional keys for the Asian, American and African species of Polystachya. Two new species, five new sections and six new subsections are described, plus two new combinations.

Customer Reviews

Identification Key Monograph
By: Joanna Mytnik-Ejsmont(Author)
400 pages, 22 plates with 96 colour photos; 241 b/w line drawings, 239 b/w distribution maps
Current promotions
Best of Winter 2018Harper CollinsOrder your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife