Flowering Plants · Eudicots: Asterales

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Authors: J. W. Kadereit (auth.), Professor Dr. Joachim W. Kadereit, Charles Jeffrey (eds.)
Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Genre: Biology > Plants > Botany
Pages: 636
Language: english
Year: 2007
ISBN 10: 3540310509
ISBN 13: 9783540310518
Series: The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 8
Edition: 1
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This volume contains a complete systematic treatment of the flowering plant order Asterales, comprising 12 families with approx. 1,720 genera and about 26,300 species. The order includes Compositae as the largest family of flowering plants. Based on traditional studies, several...