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Illustrations of the floras of the Malayan Archipelago and of tropical Africa

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Published by R. Taylor in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Malaysia -- Malaya.,
  • Botany -- Africa, West.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joseph D. Hooker ; read June 21, 1860.
    SeriesLandmarks of science II
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ111 .H35, QK365 .H35
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationp. 155-172, [9] leaves of plates
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19451408M

    The illustrations come out well and the ability to download PDFs of the oversize maps from the website is welcome. Overall I cannot give this book more than an "it's okay", which is mainly credit to Wallace. Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful/5(65).   The Malay Archipelago, Volume 2 The Land of the Orang-utan and the Bird of Paradise; A Narrative of Travel, with Studies of Man and Nature Language: English: LoC Class: DS: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Asia: Subject: Natural history -- Malay Archipelago Subject: Ethnology -- Malay Archipelago Subject: Malay Archipelago. Altorfii Noricorum (Nürnberg), Iod. G. Kohlesius, Small 4to ( x cm). Title page, [ii], pp., one engraved map of the Nürenberg area and one peculiar engraving showing a crossbowman on a beehive with two coats-of-arms: one of Crenan, Leidlarius, Eschanson and Butigul, and one engraved initial letter. Flora of Tropical Afr Objects Flora of Tropical Africa was originally published in by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. It was completed in and contains more t species. Search Results Results 1 - 50 of 13, Range An .


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The name was taken from the 19th-century European Location: Southeast Asia, Oceania. The Malay Archipelago is a book by the British naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace which chronicles his scientific exploration, during the eight-year period toof the southern portion of the Malay Archipelago including Malaysia, Singapore, the islands of Indonesia, then known as the Dutch East Indies, and the island of New was published in two volumes inAuthor: Alfred Russel Wallace.

About this Item: The Crown Agents for the Colonies, London, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Large 8vo size book, pages, folding map, numerous black and Illustrations of the floras of the Malayan Archipelago and of tropical Africa book illustrations in the text, contents of the book in very good condition, top edge slightly spotted, bound in original cloth, spine faded and marked, wear to the top of the front hinge, ink.

The Verbenaceæ of the Malayan archipelago: together with those from the Malayan peninsula, the Philippines, the Bismark-archipelago, and the Palau- Marianne- and Caroline-islands / By. Lam, Herman Johannes, Type.

Book. Material. Published material. Publication info. Malayan Archipelago synonyms, Malayan Archipelago pronunciation, Malayan Archipelago translation, English dictionary definition of Malayan Archipelago. An island group of southeast Asia between Australia and the Asian mainland and separating the Indian and Pacific Oceans.

The Flora of Tropical East Africa, a project of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, is the largest regional tropical Flora ever compiled. The species covered include % of the world's known plant species.

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Flora of Tropical Afr Objects Flora of Tropical Africa was originally published in by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. It was completed in and contains more t species. Search Results Results 1 - 25 of 13, Range An Written: The taxonomy and distribution of Pacific Annonaceae are reviewed in light of recent changes in generic delimitations.

A new species of the genus Monoon from the Solomon Archipelago is described, Monoon salomonicum & Utteridge sp. nov., together with an apparently related new species from New Guinea, Monoon pachypetalum & Utteridge sp.

: Ian M. Turner, Timothy M.A. Utteridge. Hooker, J. D., Nymphaeaceae, rations of the floras of the Malayan Archipelago and of tropical Africa. — Trans. Linn. Soc. – CrossRef Cited by: An updated classification of Polyalthia in Peninsular Malaysia is presented.

A synopsis (listing of species with synonymy and typification, and keys to species) is presented for the genera Huberantha, Maasia, Monoon and Polyalthia sensu new species (Polyalthia pakdin & Utteridge sp.

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Illustrations of the floras of the Malayan archipelago and of tropical Africa. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London –, tt. 20– BHL DOI: /jtbx Reference page. Lessons Encountered; Learning from the Long War by Richard D. Hooker, Joseph J.

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20– BHL DOI: /jtbx Reference page. Additional references. Banerjee, R.N. "Wallace () travelled extensively in the Malay Archipelago, he conducted scientific studies of the region's animal life, which to his deelopment of a theory of natural selection. His book is a magnificent combination of interesting sketches of travel and vivid pictures of natural history of the Indo-Malay islands, The Timor, Celebes ad Papuan group, and the Moluccas.

The Malay Archipelago, Volume 1 book. Read 2 reviews from the world/5. THE MALAYAN ARCHIPELAGO. 1 BY SIR JOHN LUBBOCK, BART.

F.R.S. IN this work Mr. Wallace gives us a most interesting account of his long residence in the Eastern Archi­ pelago. Here it was that he indepen­ dently conceived the idea of natural selection, ot the survival of the fittest, which has given so profound an impulse.

The Malay Archipelago. Art. VI.-THE MALAY ARCHIPELAGO.* By REV. WIGHT. New Hamburg, N. RENEWED attention will doubtless be drawn to this book because of the more recent and elaborate work by the same distinguished author, the title of which we give in full below, and which is an attempt to collect and summarize the existingFile Size: 3MB.

Flora of tropical Africa. By Daniel Oliver assisted by other botanists. v.3 every new fascicle of the Flora of Tropical East Africa (FTEA). Somehow, due to all the Somehow, due to all the changes in editorship of both FTEA and the JEANH, this tradition fell by Author: Benny Bytebier.

A group for all those interested in the flora of Tropical Africa. It also provides news and information about the Online Floras of Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana and the. Media in category "The Flora of South Africa (Rudolf Marloth)" The following 8 files are in this category, out of 8 total.

Aspalathus and Crotalaria illustrations from Flora of South Africa Marloth IMG jpg 2, × 3,; MB. Flora of tropical Africa by Oliver, Daniel, Publication date Topics Botany -- Africa Publisher London, L.

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Umbelliferae to Ebenaceae. The Malay Archipelago, Volume 1 The Land of the Orang-utan and the Bird of Paradise; A Narrative of Travel, with Studies of Man and Nature Language: English: LoC Class: DS: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Asia: Subject: Natural history -- Malay Archipelago Subject: Ethnology -- Malay Archipelago Subject: Malay Archipelago.

Flora of West-Central Tropical Africa‎ (11 C, P) Flora of the Western Indian Ocean‎ (9 C, 25 P) Pages in category "Flora of Africa" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total. This list may not reflect recent changes.

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The volume should be of interest to those who wish to classify or utilize these plants. Flora of West Tropical Africa 9, Objects This collection contains entries from the book Flora of West Tropical Africa, which gives physical descriptions and bibliographic information for the plant entries in the text.

At a period when sea navigation depended more on the skill and courage of sailors than on technology, men were none the less able to build maritime regional empires that stretched from Indochina to the Indonesian Archipelago.

This book, which draws on a huge body of archaeological and documentary research, provides a much-needed overview of the history of. Alfred Russel Wallace () was a British naturalist best remembered as the co-discoverer, with Darwin, of natural selection.

His extensive fieldwork and advocacy of the theory of evolution led to him being considered one of the nineteenth century's foremost biologists. These volumes, first Pages: A magnificent bird native to Archipelago.

Kuelas nest throughout archipelago but a large colony exists on Kuela's Nest Island, which is where the island derives its name. Kuelas can sense the thoughts of natives and, under the right conditions, they can understand people. Mabberley's Plant-book is internationally accepted as an essential reference text for anyone studying, growing or writing about plants.

With s entries, this comprehensive dictionary provides information on every family and genus of seed-bearing plant (including conifers), plus ferns and clubmosses, besides economically important mosses and by:   Documenting the distribution of biodiversity is the first and most fundamental step for effective conservation and sustainable utilisation of natural resources for the future [].Tropical Africa [] (Fig.

1) is home to some of the most important species-rich biodiversity regions in the world [].From the second largest extent of continuous rain forest in the world, the Congo basin, Cited by:. The Malay Archipelago: The Land of the Orang-utan and the Bird of Paradise: a Narrative of Travel, with Studies of Man and Nature - Ebook written by Alfred Russel Wallace.

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