Book ID: 87586
Rainforest Trees of Samoa. A guide to common lowland and foothill forest trees of the Samoan Archipelago. 2004. 228 col. photographs. 210 p. gr8vo. Paper bd.
Intended to enable the scientist and also the layman to identify the most common trees (mostly endemic). Presents about 140 species, with scientific, Samoan, and English names, synonyms, the botanical family to which the plants belong, information on the range of species, habitat, ethnobotanical uses in Samoa, botanical description.
Each species is illustrated by one or more photographs of the leaves, fruits and flowers, plus a botanical key.