Aquatic Dicotyledons of North America: Ecology, Life by Donald H. Les

By Donald H. Les

Aquatic Dicotyledons of North the USA: Ecology, existence heritage, and Systematics brings jointly a wealth of knowledge at the average background, ecology, and systematics of North American aquatic vegetation. such a lot books on aquatic crops have a taxonomic concentration and are meant basically for identity. as an alternative, this booklet offers a entire assessment of the biology of significant aquatic species via compiling info from various assets that lie scattered one of the fundamental literature, herbarium databases, and different reference fabrics. incorporated dicotyledon species are these having an obligate (OBL) wetland prestige, a designation utilized in the USACE nationwide Wetland Plant record. contemporary phylogenetic analyses are included and motive is equipped for studying this knowledge with appreciate to species relationships. This varied assemblage of knowledge can be precious to quite a lot of pursuits together with educational researchers, flora and fauna managers, scholars, and almost someone drawn to the usual background of aquatic and wetland vegetation. even if focusing in particular on North the United States, the cosmopolitan distribution of many aquatic vegetation should still make this an enticing textual content to humans operating almost at any place outdoor of the quarter in addition. This publication is a vital source for helping with wetland delineation.

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