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Contemporary plant systematics

Dennis W. Woodland

Contemporary plant systematics

by Dennis W. Woodland

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Published by Andrews University Press in Berrien Springs, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plants -- Classification.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPlant systematics
    StatementDennis W. Woodland ; with contributions by Cliff Crompton ... [et al.].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK95 .W66 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 619 p. :
    Number of Pages619
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1003232M
    ISBN 101883925142
    LC Control Number96042683

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May ; DOI: /RG This tutorial contains contemporary data on systematics of living and extinct plants including hornworts. This fourth edition of Contemporary Plant Systematics combines the latest in updated literature and additional plant family representations with innovative electronic media.

Among the features of this fourth edition are: New chapters on the latest developments in contemporary plant classification and the role of systematics in preserving plant diversity/5(6). Description: Plant Systematics is a comprehensive and beautifully illustrated text, covering the most up-to-date and essential Contemporary plant systematics book, concepts, and terms required for a basic understanding of plant systematics.

This book contains numerous cladograms that illustrate the evolutionary relationships of major plant groups, with an emphasis on. This new edition of Contemporary Plant Systematics and the recent publication by Judd et al.

() Contemporary plant systematics book welcome additions to support courses in plant systematics. But the field needs a new book that will take aim at the moving target of angiosperm classification and provide lively and well-illustrated examples of phylogenetic principles Cited by: 3.

Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: This introduction to plant taxonomy teaches basic botanical facts as applied to vascular plants, relating these facts to systematic principles and to contemporary issues. Contemporary plant systematics Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

Includes bibliographical references and index Access-restricted-item true Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Pages: Get this from a library. Contemporary plant systematics. [Dennis W Woodland] -- "It has been written to teach basic botanical facts as applied to vascular plants; relates these facts to systematic principles; shows how systematic principles are important to contemporary.

Contemporary Plant Systematics is packed with illustrations—perfect for a broad-view, beginning text and highly functional as a reference book for basic plant systematics. It gives students and serious amateur gardener/botanists—wherever they may live in the world—a sufficient botanical understanding of /5(6).

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Contemporary Plant Systematics at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5. Plant Systematics is a comprehensive and beautifully illustrated text, covering the most up-to-date and essential paradigms, concepts, and terms required for a basic understanding of plant systematics.

This book contains numerous cladograms that illustrate the evolutionary relationships of major plant groups, with an emphasis on the adaptive. The fourth edition addresses the newest developments in contemporary plant classification; includes all-new drawings; discusses and illustrates families in detail in unique, one-page format; and includes two outstanding electronic-content features: (1) the landmark University of Wisconsin DVD Photo Atlas of the Vascular Plants now with more than 8, plant images representing About this book.

A well-illustrated, introductory text to basic plant systematics. The CD-ROM Photo-Atlas of Vascular Plants includes over 3, colour botanical photographs, hundreds of plant families colour photos, and over genera.

Customer Reviews. Modern and Contemporary periods. Significant contributions to plant classification came from de Jussieu (inspired by the work of Adanson) in and the early nineteenth century saw the start of work by de Candolle, culminating in the Prodromus.

A major influence on plant systematics was the theory of evolution (Charles Darwin published Origin of Species in ), resulting in the aim to. "The book strikes a balance between classical fundamental information and the recent developments in plant systematics. Special attention has been devoted to the information on botanical nomenclature, identification and phylogeny of angiosperms with numerous relevant examples and detailed explanation of the important nomenclatural problems.

An attempt has been made to present a continuity 4/5(5). This book contains the following chapters: newline˜(1) The significance of systematics. newline˜(2) How plants get their names. newline˜(3) The literature of systematics. newline˜(4) How plants are identified.

newline˜(5) Collecting, handling and preserving specimens. newline˜(6) Families of ferns and their allies (Pteridophytes). newline˜(7) Families of the Pinophyta (Gymnosperms Cited by: Plant Systematics, Second Edition, provides the basis for teaching an introduction to the morphology, evolution, and classification of land plants.

It presents a foundation of the approach, methods, research goals, evidence, and terminology of plant systematics, along with the most recent knowledge of evolutionary relationships of plants and practical information vital to the field.

Woodland, Dennis W. CONTEMPORARY PLANT SYSTEMATICS 2nd Edition 1st Printing Softcover Berrien Springs, MI Andrews University Press Very Good in wrappers. Includes Rating: % positive. This fourth edition Addresses developments in contemporary plant classification Includes additional line drawings Discusses and fully illustrates families in detail Presents a succinct discussion of each plant family on one page of text, with all relevant drawings and descriptions Presents chapters addressing issues in contemporary classification, including the role of systematics in Cited by: 1.

Another book, Plant Systematics by Simpson forthcoming, to be published later this year in its second edition and an obvious rival to mission is to inspire and deliver science- based plant conservation worldwide, enhancing Size: KB.

ASBS Newsletter – Book Review Contemporary Plant Systematics. Second edition. written by Dennis W. Woodland. (From ASBS Newsletter Num December ) Andrew University Press, Berrien Springs, Michigan. xiv+ pp. + CD-ROM. ISBN Price: $ This is the last book in this renewed series of reviews, at least for a while.Contemporary Plant Systematics, 2nd edition.D.

W. Woodland. Andrews University Press, Berrien Springs, MI. ISBN pp. with CD-ROM. Price : James L. Luteyn.sphenofern, seeds, systematics, taxonomy, vascular tissue Contents 1. Introduction 2.

Aims and Philosophy of Plant Systematics The Role of Plant Classifications in Life Support Systems Philosophical Basis of Plant Classification 3. History and Development of Plant Systematics The First Empirical Plant Classificatory Systems