ISBN 9780070141599,Plant Taxonomy

Plant Taxonomy



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9780070141599

ISBN-10 0070141592


Language (English)

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The revised edition of Plant Taxonomy is designed to present the current principles, practices and techniques of plant taxonomy and contemporary classifications, and also to describe important angiospermic families and groups. It provides a broad and up-to-date synthesis of this active and fascinating field of botany in the most effective manner. Salient features Four new application-oriented chapters on: Numerical Taxonomy Chemotaxonomy Serotaxonomy Molecular Taxonomy Exhaustive coverage on: Plant Classification Plant Collection and Specimen preparation Identification and Botanical Nomenclature Herbarium and Botanical Gardens Phylogeny Classification System and Description of 89 Families Completely updated as per 16th International Botanical Congress Guidelines, 1999 IAPT; St. Louis Code, The International Code of Botanical Nomenclature. More than 900 rich plant organs sketches and floral diagrams.