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Gledhill, D., 1985

The Names of Plants

Basically a botanical Latin - English dictionary, this small guide explains the meanings of the scientific names of higher plants. Of course the same words are used in other groups of organism so it is of more general application.

Publisher Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Pages 159
ISBN 0 521 31562 X

Malcolm Storey

Taxonomic Scope

BIOTA (living things) Background Reading Current
TRACHEOPHYTA (vascular plants) Background Reading Current
GINKGOOPSIDA (maidenhair tree or ginkgo) Background Reading Current
PTERIDOPHYTA (ferns and allies) Background Reading Current
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