A Monograph of Codonopsis and Allied Genera (Campanulaceae)
  • Author : De-Yuan Hong
  • Release Date : 16 September 2015
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 270
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128019412

Download or read book entitled A Monograph of Codonopsis and Allied Genera (Campanulaceae) written by De-Yuan Hong and published by Academic Press online. This book was released on 16 September 2015 with total pages 270. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Codonopsis and its allied genera, are a group of plants which are important in economy and horticulture. A Monograph of Codonopsis and Allied Genera (Campanulaceae s. str.) offers its audience comprehensive knowledge of these plants including palynology, cytology, population biology, morphological description, geographical distribution with vouchers cited, excellent ink illustrations, and color photos, and keys to genera and to species. This excellent work will facilitate identification of relevant plants, use of plant resources, assessment of endangered states, the development of conservation strategies, and will promote systematic and evolutionary research of this group. Provides comprehensive descriptions and classifications of Codonopsis and allied genera Richly illustrated with line drawings and high-quality color photographs Delineates and clarifies the relationships of Codonopsis and its allied groups based on the analyses using data from external morphology, pollen morphology, chromosomes, and molecular biology