Book ID: 94110
Field Guide to Wisconsin Sedges: An Introduction to the Genus Carex (Cypercaeae). 2008. 157 dot maps. Many col. figs. XII, 265 p. gr8vo. Paper bd.
Readers canlearn to recognize key structures needed to identify approximately 150Carex species found in Wisconsin. The author shows how to identify manyof the major groupings of sedges that are used in guides to the genusthroughout the world. For botanists who are not experts on sedges, healso provides guidelines for distinguishing among similar species.Readers should be able to identify more than 90 percent of the sedgesthey find in the field using no more than this guidebook and a handlens. A hardcover edition will be published as well.