Common Freshwater Algae of the United States, An Illustrated Key to the Genera (Excluding the Diatoms), Second edition

By: Dillard, Gary E

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2008. 22cm. Pp.188. 299 figures. Paperback.

The second revised edition of Dillard's Common Freshwater Algae of the United States aims at providing students and less experienced professional aquatic biologists with a key to identify some to the more commonly encountered aquatic freshwater algal genera of the United States. In response to reviewers comments, a brief section on diatoms, a section providing a number of possible of dispositions of the genera into a taxonomic hierarchy and a brief glossary of technical terms have been added in this revised edition. A number of nomenclatural changes is reflected as well.

Keys, representative illustrations and general ecological notes are provided for some 300 genera, excluding the diatoms (except for a brief section on them). The keys are based on features observable in freshly collected material.

Title: Common Freshwater Algae of the United States, An Illustrated Key to the Genera (Excluding the Diatoms), Second edition

Author: Dillard, Gary E

Categories: Marine & Freshwater Aquatic Plants,

ISBN: 3443500331

ISBN 13: 9783443500337

Condition: New

Inventory number: 978646

Keywords: 9783443500337. Common Freshwater Algae of the United States, An Illustrated Key