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Atlas of wood, bark and pith anatomy of Eastern Mediterranean trees and shrubs : with a special focus on Cyprus

Author: Alan Crivellaro; Fritz Hans Schweingruber
Publisher: Heidelberg : Springer, 2013.
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This atlas presents anatomical descriptions of the xylem, bark and pith of 264 species belonging to 69 families. It highlights the anatomical diversity of trees, shrubs, dwarf shrubs, woody lianas and several of the prominent perennial herbs from the Eastern Mediterranean region, with a focus on the island of Cyprus. The island's topography and biogeographic history combine to provide a wide range of habitats and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Atlases
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Crivellaro; Fritz Hans Schweingruber
ISBN: 9783642372353 364237235X
OCLC Number: 856581964
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 583 pages) : color illustrations, maps (some color)
Contents: Materials and Methods --
Definition of Anatomical Features --
Identification Keys --
Anatomical Description of Species --
List of Species and Families.
Responsibility: A. Crivellaro, F.H. Schweingruber ; with contributions by C.S. Christodoulou, T. Papachristophorou, T. Tsintides.
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