Download E-books Elsevier's Dictionary of Trees: Volume 1: North America PDF

Posted On December 3, 2016 at 7:01 am by / Comments Off on Download E-books Elsevier's Dictionary of Trees: Volume 1: North America PDF

This dictionary will current all at present approved accepted, particular, sub-specific and diversity names of timber, except fossil and extra lately extinct taxa, hybrids and cultivars. basically the indigenous timber of a continent, these wild species that have been usual components of the spontaneous woodland plants earlier than the arriving of Europeans or different colonizers, are included.

Each customary access contains the kinfolk to which it's assigned, the synonyms of the Latin identify, and the English, French, Spanish, alternate and different names. For the English and French names the normal identify is indexed first, by way of different to be had names with, in parentheses, the international locations the place they're used. the place acceptable, names in more languages also are included.

Each infrageneric (species, subspecies, sort) access contains, additionally, the distribution, top, kind of foliage, ecological features and major makes use of of the tree while available.

In this quantity purely taxa indigenous at the North American continent are integrated, thought of in a geographical, now not in a political feel. this implies from Alaska and Greenland to Panama, together with Caribbean, yet except for Hawaii.

Show description

Read Online or Download Elsevier's Dictionary of Trees: Volume 1: North America PDF

Best Ecology books

Green Building Through Integrated Design (GreenSource Books) (McGraw-Hill's Greensource)

Layout and build High-Performance constructions on regular Budgets This complete, well-illustrated consultant covers the whole means of development a qualified eco-friendly construction. It bargains specialist perception into tackling a number of tasks, from inspiration and layout, to unifying contributors of the crew, to developing high-performance constructions on time and inside finances.

Ecology: Concepts and Applications

Ecology: recommendations and functions by means of Molles locations nice emphasis on aiding scholars grab the most techniques of ecology whereas maintaining the presentation extra utilized than theoretical. An evolutionary viewpoint varieties the root of the total dialogue. The e-book starts off with the common historical past of the planet, considers parts of the full within the center chapters, and ends with one other point of view of the total planet within the concluding bankruptcy.

Environmental Physiology of Plants, Third Edition

This is often the 3rd variation of a longtime and profitable college textbook. the unique constitution and philosophy of the ebook proceed during this new version, supplying a real synthesis of recent ecological and physiological pondering, whereas fullyyt updating the targeted content material. New positive aspects contain a clean, unified therapy of toxicity, emphasizing universal beneficial properties of plant reaction to ionic, gaseous, and different pollutants, specific therapy of concerns on the subject of worldwide swap, and a piece at the position of fireside in plant body structure and groups.

Living Downstream: An Ecologist's Personal Investigation of Cancer and the Environment

The 1st variation of residing Downstream—an beautiful mixture of detailed technological know-how and fascinating narrative—set a brand new regular for clinical writing. Poet, biologist, and melanoma survivor, Steingraber makes use of all 3 types of event to enquire the hyperlinks among melanoma and environmental pollutants. The up-to-date technology during this intriguing re-creation strengthens the case for banning poisons now pervasive in our air, our nutrients, and bodies.

Extra info for Elsevier's Dictionary of Trees: Volume 1: North America

Show sample text content

Linden e buckeye; horse chestnut, horse-chestnut, horsechesnut f marronnier; marronnier d’Inde s castaño caballum, castaño indico o ippocastano (italian); Rosskastanie (german) 235 Aesculus californica (Spach) Nutt. Hippocastanaceae MW North the United States (USA: California) S D hyg->xer dr fd(ob) (seeds: Californian Indians) pl ti? tx (pollen and nectar: honeybees; seeds) Calothyrsus californica Spach Hippocastanum californicum Greene e California buckeye; buckeye p. p. ; Californian buckeye (USA) f marronnier de Californie; pavier de Californie o ippocastano di California (italian); Kalifornische Pavie (german) 236 Aesculus flava Aiton Hippocastanaceae ME North the United States (USA: Illinois to Pennsylvania, N Mississippi to Georgia) L D sci hyg-> mes fd(ob) fw pl pp ti tx (fruits and seeds) Aesculus flava Sol. Aesculus octandra Marshall Aesculus octandra var. vestita Sarg. Aesculus octandra var. virginica Sarg. Pawia octandra Kuntze e yellow buckeye; great buckeye, buckeye p. p. , huge buckeye, candy buckeye f marronnier jaune; marronnier à fleurs jaunes, marronnier américain, pavier jaune o castagno americano (italian); Gelbe Pavie (german); ippocastano giallo (italian) 237 Aesculus glabra Willd. Hippocastanaceae MC ME North the US (USA: Nebraska to Pennsylvania, Texas to Alabama) M [L] D hel sci hyg [mes] neut cl (emblem tree of Ohio nation of united states) fw pp ti tx (leaves and seeds: farm animals and people) e Ohio buckeye; American horsechestnut, buckeye p. p. , fetid buckeye, stinking buckeye f marronnier glabre; marronnier de l’Ohio, A pavier de l’Ohio, pavier glabre o ippocastano dell’ Ohio (italian); OhioRosskastanie (german) 238 Aesculus glabra var. arguta (Buckley) B. L. Rob. Hippocastanaceae MC North the United States (USA: Nebraska and Iowa to Texas) S D [sci] Aesculus arguta Buckley Aesculus buckleyi (Sarg. ) Bush Aesculus glabra subsp. arguta (Buckley) E. Murray Aesculus glabra var. buckleyi Rehder Aesculus glabra var. buckleyi Sarg. Hippocastanum glabrum var. buckleyi Lunell e white Ohio buckeye; Texas buckeye, white buckeye f marronnier glabre du Texas 239 Aesculus glabra Willd. var. glabra Hippocastanaceae MC ME North the US (USA: Iowa to Pensylvania, Oklahoma to Tennesse) L D Aesculus glabra var. leucodermis Sarg. Aesculus glabra var. micrantha Sarg. Aesculus glabra var. monticola Sarg. Aesculus glabra var. pallida (Willd. ) Kirchn. Aesculus glabra var. sargentii Rehder e commonplace Ohio buckeye; fetid buckeye, Ohio buckeye p. p. f marronnier glabre typique; marronnier à fleurs rouges 240 Aesculus parryi A. grey Hippocastanaceae MW SW North the United States (Mexico: Baja California Norte) S D hyg mes tx (pollen and nectar: honeybees) Pawia parryi Kuntze e Parry buckey f marronnier de Parry s buckeye (Mexico) 241 Aesculus parviflora Walter Hippocastanaceae ME North the US (USA: Alabama, Georgia) S D e bottlebrush buckeye; bottle-brush buckeye f marronnier blanc; pavier blanc o ippocastano a fiori picoli (italian) 242 Aesculus pavia L. Hippocastanaceae MC ME North the USA (USA: Illinois to Virginia, Texas to N Florida) S [M] D sci mes pl tx (seeds) Aesculus pavia var.

Rated 4.94 of 5 – based on 44 votes