Book ID: 97571
Guide to the Plants of Central French Guinea. Part 4: Liverworts and Hornworts. 2009. 83 line - figs. IV, 140 p. gr8vo. Hardcover.
This hepatic flora of central French Guiana is based on the study of about 1500 collections made by many different collectors. All species are keyed, described, and illustrated. Brief descriptions of the habitats of the species and of the lowland cloud forest of central French Guiana are also provided. The flora consists of 175 species of liverworts in 59 genera and 17 families and 2 speciesof hornworts (2 genera, 2 families). The Lejeuneaceae are the most important family with 117 species in 37 genera. Eight new taxa are introduced. This volume is the fourth and final part of the Guide to the Plants of Central French Guiana. - Good second hand copy.