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Field Guide to the Orchids of Costa Rica and Panama

Field / Identification GuideIdentification KeyOut of Print

By: RL Dressler

304 pages, 240 col photos, 229 line illus, 4 maps

Cornell University Press

Paperback | Jan 1994 | #30411 | ISBN: 0801481392
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Hardback | Jan 1994 | #30410 | ISBN: 0801425824
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About this book

A major field guide, providing keys to all orchid genera found in the region, and most species. Introductory chapters cover geography, climate and vegetation, as well as the peoples and cultures. There is also discussion of orchid structure and ecology. There then follows the keys, which are designed for use by both amateur and professional botanists. The book finishes with appendices of authors of species names, and laws which must be followed whilst studying orchids.

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