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Plants of Central Asia, Volume 1: Introduction, Ferns, Bibliography

Flora / FaunaOut of Print

Series: Plants of Central Asia Volume: 1

By: VI Grubov

188 pages, Illus, maps

Science Publishers

Hardback | Dec 1999 | #22766 | ISBN: 1578080606
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This introductory volume proposes and justifies a phytogeographic division of Central Asia. The regions covered are: Altai, Khangai, Kentei Ranges in the north, Greater Khingan Range in the east, Pamir in the west, the Great Wall of China in the south-east and the Himalayas in the south. A taxonomic treatment of ferns occurring in this territory, as well as bibliographic material on the flora and vegetation of Central Asia are presented.


Part 1 Introduction: phytogeographic division of Central Asia; boundaries of Central Asian subregion of the Mediterranean provinces; Mongolian Province; Junggar-Turanian Province; Tibetan Province; phytogeographic division of Central Asia (Central Asian subregion of the Mediterranean). Part 2 Taxonomy: special abbreviations; archegoniatae - pteridophyta - filicales; fam. 1 Ophioglossaceae R. Br; fam 2 Polypodiaceae R. Br; fam. 3 Marsileaceae R. Br; fam. 4 Salviniaceae Bartl.

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