Palms of Southern Asia (Princeton Field Guides)

Palms of Southern Asia (Princeton Field Guides)

Andrew Henderson


Southern Asia is an unlimited and ecologically diversified quarter that extends from the deserts of Afghanistan to the rainforests of Thailand, and is domestic to a marvelously wealthy palm plant life. Palms of Southern Asia is the single entire box advisor to the forty three genera and 352 species of fingers and rattans that take place in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam. This beautiful guide's good-looking illustrations and succinct, authoritative, and jargon-free textual content make id effortless. every one species account contains the proper clinical and customary names, and completely describes morphology, habitat, and makes use of. that includes a distribution map for many species and 256 full-color images, this is often additionally the one box advisor to hide the tremendous various palm vegetation of Vietnam, and the 1st to provide a taxonomic evaluate of the rattan species of Southern Asia.

Palms of Southern Asia is a publication of significant value for botanists and a useful relief for naturalists and conservationists, and it is the excellent box consultant for ecotourists touring within the region.

  • Covers all 352 evidently happening arms in Southern Asia
  • Features full-color pictures of 256 species, many by no means prior to illustrated
  • Includes a distribution map for many species
  • Provides the 1st taxonomic assessment of the rattans of Southern Asia

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