Flora of Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Borivali-Mumbai (Bombay)

By: S.G. Pradham, B.D. Sharma & N.P. Singh

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Contents Foreword. Acknowledgements. Preface. Index to Photographs. 1. Introduction management history and general note. 2. Geology geography and climate. 3. A short historical note with past botanical work present work and reasons for undertaking. 4. Tribals. 5. Forest fauna. 6. Forest types. 7. Hydrophytes Epiphytes and parasites. 8. Weeds of the National Park. 9. Monsoon flora. 10. Floristic analysis. 11. Medicinal plants. 12. Economic and poisonous plants. 13. Plants of horticultural importance. 14. RET Species. 15. Conclusions. Abbreviations. Systematic enumeration. Bibliography. Index to botanical names. Index to local names. From the Foreword The introductory chapters are quite informative and will serve as a first hand information. The systematic treatment deals with a total number of 1109 of wild plants from the National Park. The dichotomous keys are provided to differentiate families genera species and infraspecific taxa as an aid to identification. Citation of the plant is followed by a short description phenology illustrations if any and its distribution. The local names of the plants if available and uses if any are also given. Alphabetical order is followed for easy reference. The flora has been accentuated with many colour photographs line drawings of the plants and maps. Printed Pages: 813

Title: Flora of Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Borivali-Mumbai (Bombay)

Author Name: S.G. Pradham, B.D. Sharma & N.P. Singh

Categories: Botany, India,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Botanical Survey of India: 2005

ISBN: 81-8177-004-8

ISBN 13: 9788181770042

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 041093

Keywords: Flora of Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Borivali-Mumbai