The Resource A field guide to plants of Costa Rica, Margaret B. Gargiullo ; with photographs by Barbara L. Magnuson & Larry D. Kimball, (electronic resource/)

A field guide to plants of Costa Rica, Margaret B. Gargiullo ; with photographs by Barbara L. Magnuson & Larry D. Kimball, (electronic resource/)

Label
A field guide to plants of Costa Rica
Title
A field guide to plants of Costa Rica
Statement of responsibility
Margaret B. Gargiullo ; with photographs by Barbara L. Magnuson & Larry D. Kimball
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the biological crossroads of the Americas, Costa Rica hosts one of the widest varieties of plants in the wold, with habitats ranging from tidal mangrove swamps, and lowland rainforests, to dry tropical evergreen and deciduous forests. Field Guide to Plants of Costa Rica is a must-have reference guide for beginner and expert naturalists alike. It provides a thorough survey of more than 850 plant species, each entry accompanied by color photos and a concise yet detailed narrative description. Plants are conveniently grouped by the different types of vegetation: palms, tall trees, shrubs, wood
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
581.97286
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QK217
LC item number
.G37 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
A field guide to plants of Costa Rica, Margaret B. Gargiullo ; with photographs by Barbara L. Magnuson & Larry D. Kimball, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=271153
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 469-478) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; DISTRIBUTION AND COMMONNESS OF PLANTS; LIMITATIONS OF THIS GUIDE; HOW TO USE THIS BOOK; ILLUSTRATED PLANT TERMS; PALMS AND PALMLIKE PLANTS; TALL TREES; SHRUBS AND SMALL TREES; WOODY VINES (LIANAS); HERBACEOUS VINES; HERBS; GRASSES AND SEDGES; FERNS AND OTHER SEEDLESS PLANTS; GLOSSARY; REFERENCES; INDEX
Control code
ocn245523467
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
116269
Label
A field guide to plants of Costa Rica, Margaret B. Gargiullo ; with photographs by Barbara L. Magnuson & Larry D. Kimball, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=271153
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 469-478) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; DISTRIBUTION AND COMMONNESS OF PLANTS; LIMITATIONS OF THIS GUIDE; HOW TO USE THIS BOOK; ILLUSTRATED PLANT TERMS; PALMS AND PALMLIKE PLANTS; TALL TREES; SHRUBS AND SMALL TREES; WOODY VINES (LIANAS); HERBACEOUS VINES; HERBS; GRASSES AND SEDGES; FERNS AND OTHER SEEDLESS PLANTS; GLOSSARY; REFERENCES; INDEX
Control code
ocn245523467
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
116269

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