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2 edition of Illustrations of the natural orders of plants with groups and descriptions. found in the catalog.

Illustrations of the natural orders of plants with groups and descriptions.

Elizabeth Twining

Illustrations of the natural orders of plants with groups and descriptions.

Reduced from the original folio ed.

by Elizabeth Twining

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Sampson Low, Son, and Marston in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany.,
  • Botany -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    GenrePictorial works.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22917761M

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    Beautiful photos of both adults and caterpillars of macrolepidopteran moths and butterflies. Good introduction to the value and place of insects in nature, with lots of stories and examples drawn from entomology research. Mosses lack vessels, so they are restricted to smaller sizes and more moist environments than other land plants. Conifers The gymnosperms "naked seeds" make up the third group of land plants.

    This volume focuses almost exclusively on butterfly larvae, which make up far less than half of all caterpillars; but it is well done and will be useful for butterfly gardeners and those wishing to supplement their knowledge of the lesser known life stages of butterflies. It was introduced in several other parts of the world because it eats insects that are harmful to crops. All three species of cassowary are found in new guinea, but only the southern cassowary is found in Australia. The figures also have been drawn by artists under his immediate supervision; except those of most of the grasses, drawn for the first edition by Mr.


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Reduced from the original folio ed. [Elizabeth Twining; Thordarson Collection.].Apr 14,  · Illustrations of the natural orders of plants with groups and descriptions.

Reduced from the original folio ed.