Books  Botany  Vascular Plants  Vascular Plants: General 

Further Studies in the Opuntioideae (Cactaceae)

Identification KeyMonograph

Series: Succulent Plant Research Volume: 8

By: David Hunt(Editor)

224 pages, 200+ colour photos and colour illustrations, colour distribution maps

David Hunt (privately published)

Paperback | Jan 2014 | #219423
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks Details
NHBS Price: £32.99 $43/€37 approx

About this book

Volume 8 in the series Succulent Plant Research contains a collection of articles detailing further studies done on the Opuntioideae, a subfamily of the cactus family. See the table of contents for more details.


Dedication   6
Editorial   7
Index of illustrations   8

- Phylogenetic relationships and morphological evolution in Opuntia s. str. and closely related members of tribe Opuntieae / Lucas C. Majure & Raul Puente   9
- Cytogenetic characterization of southern South American species of Opuntia (Cactaceae–Opuntioideae) / M. Florencia Realini, Alexandra M. Gottlieb, Fabián Font, Pablo I. Picca, Lidia Poggio, & Graciela González   31
- A revision of Opuntia series Armatae K. Schum. (Opuntia ser. Elatae Britton & Rose) (Cactaceae-Opuntioideae) / Fabián Font   51
- Northern hemisphere Opuntia and Cylindropuntia species (Cactaceae) naturalized in Argentina – and the riddle of Opuntia penicilligera / † Beat Ernst Leuenberger & Silvia Arroyo-Leuenberger   95
- Further observations on the Andean Opuntioideae / Christiane Ritz & David Hunt   119
- Mapping the Andean Opuntioideae / Martin Lowry   139
- Illustrations and observations on the Chilean Opuntioideae / Fred Kattermann   153
- A checklist of the subfamily Opuntioideae (Cactaceae) in North and Central America / Héctor M. Hernández, Carlos Gómez-Hinostrosa, Rolando T. Bárcenas, Raúl Puente & Juan Antonio Reyes-Agüero   185
- A checklist of subfamily Opuntioideae (Cactaceae) in South America and the Caribbean region / David Hunt   201

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this book. Be the first to review this book!

Bestsellers in this subject

Mountain Flowers

NHBS Price: £29.99 £34.99 (Save £5.00) $39/€34 approx

Drosera of the World, Volume 3: Latin America & Africa

NHBS Price: £34.99 $46/€40 approx

New Nepenthes, Volume One

NHBS Price: £34.99 $46/€40 approx

Mabberley's Plant-Book

NHBS Price: £59.99 $78/€68 approx

Atlas of British and Irish Hawkweeds

NHBS Price: £17.50 $23/€20 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194