Pollen and spores form and function : papers presented at an international symposium organized by the Linnean Society of London and the Systematics Association, held at the Linnean Society"s Rooms and the British Museum (Natural History), London, 27-29 March 1985

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Published by Academic Press in London, Orlando .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Pollen,
  • Spores (Botany)

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Includes bibliographies and index.

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Statementeditors, S. Blackmore and I.K. Ferguson.
SeriesLinnean Society symposium series,, no. 12
ContributionsBlackmore, Stephen., Ferguson, I. K. 1938-, Linnean Society of London., Systematics Association.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK658 .P62 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 443 p. :
Number of Pages443
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2266130M
ISBN 100121034607
LC Control Number89151073
OCLC/WorldCa13671832

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