Plant Taxonomy 2E

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Tata McGraw-Hill Education, 2009 - Chemotaxonomy - 564 pages
 

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An excellent Book for Graduates and Post graduate students interested in pursuing higher studies in Plant taxonomic studies.

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An wxcellent book with concept clarity,lucid technical notes,diagrama.A must have for all students of Botany in the Indian subcontinent.Essential for Biodiversity,Conservation ecology and a book of it's own class. Highly recommendable for Undergraduate education.
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Contents

History of Plant Taxonomy
8
Classification
19
xiv
23
Taxonomic Structure
46
Plant Collection and Specimen Preparation
55
Examination of a Plant Specimen
61
Plant Identification
69
Plant Nomenclature Botanical Names and Phylocode
78
Serotaxonomy
134
Botanical Library
148
Herbarium
152
Botanical Gardens
158
Floral Formula and Floral Diagram
165
Position of Some Selected Families in Classification Systems
171
Selected Families of Dicotyledons
212
Selected Families of Monocotyledons
469

Modern Trends in Plant Taxonomy
96
Numerical Taxonomy
115
Chemotaxonomy
121
Molecular Taxonomy
128
Appendix 1
526
Appendix 2
547
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