Record:   Prev Next
Author Magee, Dennis W
Title Grasses of the Northeast : A Manual of the Grasses of New England and Adjacent New York
Imprint Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, 2014
©2014
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (260 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Preface -- Future Editions -- Acknowledgments -- Summary of the Tribes and Genera as Designated in This Manual -- Introduction -- Why Study Grasses -- Diagnostic Keys -- Illustrations -- Plant Distributions -- Plant Names -- Genus and Species Accounts -- Other Information -- Other Works That Cover the Grasses of Our Region -- Works Exclusively on Grasses -- Floras Covering a Region much Larger than New England and Adjacent New York -- Floras That Focus Exclusively or Primarily on New England -- How This Book Differs from Other Books That Treat Grasses -- Rationale for the Nomenclature Used in This Book -- How to Use This Manual -- Illustrated Glossary of Essential Terms and Concepts -- Poaceae (Grass Family) Description -- Treatment of Genera and Tribes -- Non-Native Genera of Infrequent Occurrence in Our Region -- Diagnostic Keys -- Shortcut Option for Genera and Tribes with Distinctive Forms, Inflorescences, or Spikelets -- Exceptional Taxa Readily Distinguished from other Genera and Species of the Northeast -- Key to Tribes -- Descriptions of Tribes -- Tribe 1. Chlorideae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 2. Hordeae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 3. Festuceae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 4. Aveneae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 5. Phalarideae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 6. Andropogoneae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 7. Paniceae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 8. Agrostideae (sensu lato) -- Correspondence between Tribes as Designated in This Manual and the Tribal Designations Used in Flora of North America (FNA) -- Keys and Descriptions for Genera and Species -- Tribe 1. Chlorideae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 2. Hordeae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 3. Festuceae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 4. Aveneae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 5. Phalarideae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 6. Andropogoneae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 7. Paniceae (sensu lato) -- Tribe 8. Agrostideae (sensu lato)
81. Cenchrus -- 82. Zizania -- 83. Zea -- 84. Tripsacum -- 85. Leersia -- Other Information -- Glossary of Terms -- Index -- About the Author -- Back Cover
Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Magee, Dennis W. Grasses of the Northeast : A Manual of the Grasses of New England and Adjacent New York Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press,c2014 9781625340986
Subject Grasses - New York (State)
Electronic books
Record:   Prev Next