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Author Dowe, John L.

Title Australian palms [electronic resource] : biogeography, ecology and systematics / John Leslie Dowe.

Imprint Collingwood, Vic. : CSIRO Pub., c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 290 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-282) and index.
Summary "Incorporating recent advances in biogeographic and phylogenetic research, this book provides a comprehensive introduction to the palm family Arecaceae, with reviews of botanical history, biogeography, phylogeny, ecology and conservation. Thorough descriptions of genera and species include notes on ecology and typification, and keys and distribution maps assist with field recognition. Colour photographs of habit, leaf, flowers, fruit and unique diagnostic characters also feature for each species"--NHBS Environment Bookstore.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Palms -- Australia.
Palms -- Australia -- Identification.
Palms -- Norfolk Island -- Identification.
Palms -- Australia -- Lord Howe Island (N.S.W.) -- Identification.
Palms -- Christmas Island (Indian Ocean) -- Identification.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780643096158 (pbk.)
0643096159 (pbk.)
9780643098022 (e-book)

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