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Field Guide to the Palms of Papua New Guinea: With a Multi-Access Key and Notes on the Genera

Field / Identification GuideIdentification KeyOut of Print

Series: AAU Reports Volume: 40

By: Anders S Barfod, Roy Banka and John L Dowe

79 pages, Bw photos, illus, tabs

Aarhus University Press

Paperback | Dec 2001 | #123999 | ISBN: 8787600552
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About this book

Contains a multi-access key which is based on 42 simple characters. All technical terms are explained in a glossary, and for each of the 31 palm genera present in Papua New Guinea, notes are given on form, distribution and use.


Contents

Preface; Acknowledgements; Authors; Map of Papua New Guinea; Character Explanation; How the Multi-Acess Key Works; Palm Genera in Papua New Guinea; How to Collect a Palm; List of References; Index to Scientific Names; Palms Cultivated in the National Botanic Garden, Lae; Glossary.


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