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Arable Bryophytes: A Field Guide to the Mosses, Liverworts, and Hornworts of Cultivated Land in Britain and Ireland (WILDGuides)

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    Available in PDF - DJVU Format | Arable Bryophytes: A Field Guide to the Mosses, Liverworts, and Hornworts of Cultivated Land in Britain and Ireland (WILDGuides).pdf | Language: ENGLISH
    Ron D. Porley(Author)

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This book has been produced to highlight the conservation importance of the mosses, liverworts and hornworts that are found on cultivated land. These plants may be tiny and unobtrusive, but close examination reveals their true beauty. The stunning photographs will aim to inspire an increased level of interest in this relatively little-known group and enable even the novice bryologist to gain a better insight into the rich diversity of our bryophyte flora.THE BOOK FEATURES:An introduction to the mosses, liverworts and hornworts associated with cultivated land. Information on the 81 bryophytes found in arable fields. Illustrated profiles of the 47 bryophytes most closely associated with arable farming, highlighting those included in the UK Biodiversity Action Plan. Superb close-up photographs and illustrations showing the key features. Distribution maps based on the latest available data. An easy-to-use approach to the identification of this challenging group.

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  • PDF | 144 pages
  • Ron D. Porley(Author)
  • Princeton University Press (21 Oct. 2008)
  • English
  • 6
  • Science & Nature

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  • By T.R on 15 December 2015

    This book I bought for a Christmas present for an Ecology Lecturer.It looks informative but haven't had chance to review it myself.

  • By Carolyn Waters on 9 September 2015

    A fantastic book! Beautiful photos and a wonderful guide.

  • By CeeJayKay on 16 September 2015

    Arrived quickly. Just what I wanted.


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