Atlas of the Bryophytes of Britain and Ireland PDF ePub eBook

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Atlas of the Bryophytes of Britain and Ireland free pdf The 10km-square dot-distribution maps in this three-volume atlas are the result of a 30-year survey of the bryophyte flora of the British Isles by members of the British Bryological Society, and have been prepared by the Biological Records Centre, Institute of Terrestrial Ecology, Monks Wood. This second volume covers Sphagnopsida, Andreaeopsida and Bryopsida (except the Diplolepidae). The introductory chapter by A.C. Crundwell is on the bryophytes of Britain and Ireland in a European context, and covers species absent from continental Europe, the oceanic-subalpine element, surprising trends and anomalous distributions, absentees and phytogeographical considerations. All British species in the families covered are mapped and accompanied by notes on their habitats, reproductive biology and overseas distribution.

About M.O. Hill

Mark Hill is a past-president of the BBS and co-author of Distribution of bryophytes in the British Isles: a census catalogue of their occurrence in vice-counties. Chris Preston is an active field botanist with an interest in both bryophytes and vascular plants- both work at the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (formerly ITE), Monks Wood. Tony Smith is a professional bryologist at the University of Wales Bangor and author of The Moss Flora of Britain and Ireland and The Liverworts of Britain and Ireland.

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Author : M.O. Hill
Publisher : Harley Books
Data Published : 01 August 1992
ISBN : 0946589305
EAN : 9780946589302
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 400 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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