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Record number 351024
Title Woody plants of Western African forests, A guide to the forest trees, shrubs and lianes from Senegal to Ghana
Author(s) Hawthorne, W.D.; Jongkind, C.C.H.
Source Richmond, Surrey UK : Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew - ISBN 1842460897 - 1023
Department(s) Biosystematics
Publication type Book aimed at a professional audience
Publication year 2006
Keyword(s) houtachtige planten - bomen - struiken - bosbomen - klimplanten - identificatie - determinatietabellen - taxonomie - soorten - klassen - tropische bossen - foto's - illustraties - west-afrika - woody plants - trees - shrubs - forest trees - climbing plants - identification - keys - taxonomy - species - genera - tropical forests - photographs - illustrations - west africa
Categories Floras of Africa / Plant Taxonomy
Abstract A guide to the identification of all the woody plants (c. 2,250 species in 740 genera) of the forest region of West Africa called 'Upper Guinea', between Togo and Senegal. Upper Guinea is one of the world's most important centres of biodiversity, from the mountain forests of Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, to the lowland evergreen, and semideciduous forests widespread also in Ghana and Ivory Coast.
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