Language: Chinese with scientific nomenclature
This is the second of two books making up Illustrated Flora of Taiwan, Volume 8 and covers ferns and lycophytes. The second book shows in detail the characteristics and identification characters of ferns in different distribution areas. The book follows the latest PPG I taxonomy published in November 2016 and includes the latest research results, including all new species, unidentified species and unpublished species, The volume contains a further 435 species of ferns and is Taiwan’s first fern flora since 1896. It contains a large number of illustrations and has benefited from the input of Qiu Wenliang, senior fern expert and associate researcher with the Forestry Laboratory/former Director of Taipei Botanical Garden, making this the most professional and detailed fern record in Taiwan's history.
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