Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants: Monocotyledons

This guide, including six volumes, covers over 9000 taxa of succulents (excluding cacti), that have the facility to shop water of their stems, leaves, or underground organs. as well as the volumes on Monocotyledons and Dicotyledons, separate volumes are dedicated to these households with predominantly succulent individuals, which convey an extremely nice range, particularly Aizoaceae, Asclepiadaceae and Crassulaceae. Following an alphabetical directory of households, genera and species, precise descriptions are given, together with the taxonomy with synonyms, facts at the distribution and ecology, references, and keys to genera, species or subspecies. Over 2000 very good color pictures whole this stock of succulent crops.

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247 ................... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. ................. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 248 248 250 251 253 Dioscoreaceae zero . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 254 Dioscorea zero (6/4) ................... 254 Doryanthaceae + Doryanthes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 257 + (2 / zero) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 257 Dracaenaceae zero ......................... Cordyline zero (1 /0) ................... ................... Dracaena zero (7/1) Sansevieria + (61 /9) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 258 259 259 261 Eriospermaceae zero ....................... 273 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 273 Eriospermum zero (4 / zero) Hyacinthaceae zero ........................ Albuca zero (5/0) ..................... Bowiea + (2/0) .................... .................... Dipcadi zero (1 /0) Drimia zero (3 / zero) ..................... Hyacinthus zero (1 /0) .................. Lachenalia zero (1 /0) .................. Ledebouria zero (3 / zero) .................. Litanthus + (1/0) ................... Massonia zero (1 / zero) ................... Ornithogalum zero (10/0) ............... Rhadamanthus zero (8 /0) . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. Rhodocodon zero (1 /0) ................. Schizobasis + (2 / zero) ................. Urginea zero (4 / zero) .................... Whiteheadia zero (1 / zero) ................. VIII 274 275 276 277 277 278 278 279 279 280 280 282 283 284 284 285 Contents Nolinaceae zero . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 286 Beaucarnea + (8 / zero) ... . . . . . . . . . ... . 287 . Calibanus + (1 / zero) . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . 289 Dasylirion zero (7 / 1) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 289 Nolina zero (7/0) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .... 291 Orchidaceae - 293 Xanthorrhoeaceae - 294 References 295 Taxonomic Cross-Reference Index 307 IX List of Abbreviations and logos zero ± > ;::: < ::; x Anth Ar artwork. Ax BG Bo BPH BPHIS Br Bra Bri C Ca Cal Cap Ci CI Cn Cs cv. Cy D E e. g. epi esp. Etym excl. f. fa. fig. Fil FI fl. Fr diameter kind of, circa more than larger or equivalent than below much less or equivalent than hybrid indicator anthers areole article (of ICBN) axil Botanical backyard physique Botanico-PeriodicorumHuntianum (1968) idem. , Supplementum (1991) department bract bristles important carpels calyx capitulum interstaminal corona corolla corona staminal corona cultivar cyathium distribution East, japanese for instance epitype specifically Etymology except determine forma determine filaments flower "floruit", i. e. residing fruit GI Gr. Gy Ha Herb. / herb. holo Hort. / hort. I ICBN illeg. in sched. incl. Inf ING Int inval. ITep KG,KGW l. c. L lecto Lit ms. Mt. /Mts. N NBG NE Nee neo NGI nom. NSe NW OTep Ov p. p. a. p. p. gland Greek gynostegium hair(s) herbarium holotype of gardens representation overseas Code of Botanical Nomenclature, Tokyo version illegitimate "in schedis", i. e. within the herbarium together with inflorescence Index Nominorum Genericorum internode invalid internal tepals Karoo backyard (Worcester, RSA) "loco citato", i. e. on the position mentioned leaf, leaves lectotype literature manuscript Mount / Mountains North, northern nationwide Botanical backyard (RSA) North-East, north-eastern nectary neotype nectar gland "nomen", i. e. botanical identify nectar scale North-West, north-western outer tepals ovary web page "per annum", i.

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