Plant Systematics: A Phylogenetic Approach / Edition 3

Plant Systematics: A Phylogenetic Approach / Edition 3

by Walter S. Judd
     
 

ISBN-10: 0878934073

ISBN-13: 9780878934072

Pub. Date: 01/28/2008

Publisher: Sinauer Associates, Incorporated

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780878934072
Publisher:
Sinauer Associates, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/2008
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
611
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1The Science of Plant Systematics1
2Methods and Principles of Biological Systematics13
3Classification and System in Flowering Plants: Historical Background41
4Taxonomic Evidence: Structural and Biochemical Characters55
5Molecular Systematics105
6The Evolution of Plant Diversity121
7An Overview of Green Plant Phylogeny153
8Lycophytes, Ferns and Their Allies, and Extant Gymnosperms185
9Phylogenetic Relationships of Angiosperms217
App. 1Botanical Nomenclature511
App. 2Specimen Preparation and Identification521
Glossary535
Taxonomic Index555
Subject Index571

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