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Illustrations of North American pitcherplants,

Author: Mary Vaux Walcott; Edgar T Wherry; Frank Morton Jones; Smithsonian Institution.
Publisher: Washington, D.C., The Smithsonian Institution, 1935.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Vaux Walcott; Edgar T Wherry; Frank Morton Jones; Smithsonian Institution.
OCLC Number: 2927160
Notes: Each plate accompanied by leaf with descriptive letterpress not included in paging.
Issued in portfolio with a mounted metal seal of the Smithsonian Institution.
"Limited to 500 copies, of which this is number 102 [signed] Mary Vaux Walcott."--Label mounted on verso of 1st prelim. leaf
Description: 3 preliminary leaves, 34 pages illustrations (maps) 15 color plates 37 x 29 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Illustrations and descriptions of Pitcherplants. 1. California Pitcherplant. Chrysamphora californica (Torrey) Greene ; 2. Green Pitcherplant. Sarracenia oreophila (Kearney) Wherry ; 3. Pale Pitcherplant. Sarracenia sledgei Macfarlane ; 4. Yellow Pitcherplant (Trumpetleaf). Sarracenia flava Linnaeus ; 5. Red Pitcherplant. Sarracenia jonesii Wherry ; 6. Whitetop Pitcherplant (Drummond Pitcherplant). Sarracenia drummondii Croom ; 7. Sweet Pitcherplant. Sarracenia rubra Walter ; 8. Hooded Pitcherplant. Sarracenia minor Walter ; 9. Parrot Pitcherplant. Sarracenia psittacina Michaux ; 10. Southern Pitcherplant. Sarracenia purpurea venosa (Rafinesque) Wherry ; 11. Northern Pitcherplant. Sarracenia purpurea gibbosa (Rafinesque) Wherry ; 12. Catesby Pitcherplant. x Sarracenia catesbaei Elliott ; 13. Sarracenia drummondii x rubra ; 14. Sarracenia rubra x purpurea venosa ; 15. Sarracenia minor x psittacina --
Distribution of the North American Pitcherplants / by Edgar T. Wherry --
Pitcherplants and their Insect associates / by Frank Morton Jones.
Other Titles: Insect associates.
Responsibility: by Mary Vaux Walcott. Descriptions and notes on distribution, by Edgar T. Wherry. Notes on insect associates, by Frank Morton Jones.


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