Flora of Manipur: Vol 1 (Ranunculaceae Asteraceae) (State Flora Series)

By: Edited by N.P. Singh, A. S. Chauhan & M.S. Mondal

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Contents: Introduction. I. Physical geography and location. II. Topography. III. Geology and soil: 1. Disang group. 2. Barail group. 3 . Surma group. 4. Tipam group. 5. Namsang formation dupitila beds. 6. Quaternary group. 7. Oceanic pelagic sediments. 8. Ophiolite cover sediments. IV. Drainage. V. Climate. VI. Botanical exploration in Manipur. VII. Vegetation types: 1. Tropical moist deciduous forests. 2. Tropical evergreen and semi-evergreen forests. 3. Sub-tropical mixed forests. 4. Sub-tropical pine forests. 5. Sub-tropical and temperate grasslands. 6. Temperate forests. VIII. Floristic diversity. IX. Bamboos. X. Orchids. XI. Primitive cultivars and land races. XII. Phytogeography. XIII. Endemics. XIV. Economic uses of plants. XV. Rare, threatened taxa and major threat to diversity. XVI. Conservation. XVII. Materials and presentation. Selected references. Key to the families. Systematic account. Index to botanical names. Index to local names. From the foreword: "The state of Manipur is situated in North Eastern India bordering with Myanmar and harbours interesting flora. It offers a rich, scenic grandeur and panaroma of contrasting landscape and many picturesque spots. The state is nature’s paradise for its wild fauna and flora. It harbours over 3000 species of higher plants within an area of 22,327 sq. km and contributes an important source for germplasm. A number of wild relatives of cultivated plants, endemics, rare and threatened plants, medicinal and other ethnobotanically important plant species etc. occur in this state.". The correct name of the species, synonyms, taxonomic citation, location, etc., have been incorporated in these works. Printed Pages: 612 with 29 colour photos and 83 line drawings.

Title: Flora of Manipur: Vol 1 (Ranunculaceae Asteraceae) (State Flora Series)

Author Name: Edited by N.P. Singh, A. S. Chauhan & M.S. Mondal

Categories: Botany, India,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Botanical Survey of India: 2000

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 040845

Keywords: Flora of Manipur