Book ID: 48105
Volume 1: Parris, B.S., R.S.Beaman and J.H.Beaman:Ferns and Fern Allies.1992.Illustr. 165 p. gr8vo.Paper bd.
The present account comprises part of a botanical inventory orenumeration of the entire flora of vascular plants of Mount Kinabalu,the highest mountain in Borneo. The enumeration lists 609 species ofpteridophytes for Mount Kinabalu. These belong to 28 families and 145genera, including almost all the principal genera of the Old World. Anadditional 12 infraspecific taxa bring the total number of pteridophytetaxa now known to 621. No new species are described in this account, but10 new combinations for species and four for varieties are published here by Parris. The enumeration includes 30 taxa without publishednames, of which 29 will be described later by Parris and one to bedescribed later by Chambers. Thirteen taxa are included for which thereappear to be authentic records but for which no specimens have beenseen.