Plant Taxonomy and Biosystematics
Cambridge University Press, 3 d’oct. 1991 - 264 pàgines
This book presents a concise, up-to-date and fully-integrated discussion of present-day plant taxonomy. It emphasises the dynamic nature of taxonomy which results from it being a fundamental discipline and a synthesis of all biological knowledge. Since publication of the first edition there have been many developments in the subject. Perhaps the most important of these has been the rise in popularity of cladistics, and the author fully discusses this controversial methodology.
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Pàgina 233 - Cockburn, W. 1985. Variation in photosynthetic acid metabolism in vascular plants: CAM and related phenomena. New Phytologist.