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Plant names

by T. S. Lindsay

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Sheldon Press, Macmillan in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plants -- Nomenclature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby T.S. Lindsay.
    SeriesNature lover"s series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK96 .L75
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 93 p. ;
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6658427M
    LC Control Number23016669
    OCLC/WorldCa3615802

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All the plants in these names are actual plants which exist in real life. The Plant List (TPL) was a working list of all known plant species produced by the botanical community in response to Target 1 of the Global Strategy for Plant Conservation (GSPC).

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