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Preparing Herbarium Specimens

Handbook / Manual

Series: Strelitzia Volume: 7

By: Lyn Fish(Author)

57 pages, b/w photos, b/w illustrations

South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI Publishing)

Paperback | Dec 1999 | #106214 | ISBN: 1919795383
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NHBS Price: £10.99 $14/€13 approx

About this book

Deals with the practical aspects of making good herbarium specimens by concentrating on collecting, pressing, drying and mounting of different types of plants. The special treatment of plants like succulents, spiny plants, bryophytes and those with fragile flowers is featured. A section covers the special techniques used to press and mount water plants.

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