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Structural Diversity of Bryophytes

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Published by University of Michigan Press .
Written in English


  • Plants - General,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • Bryophytes,
  • Morphology,
  • Science/Mathematics

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages379
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11633157M
ISBN 100962073342
ISBN 109780962073342

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Figure Morphological diversity and habitats of bryophytes. (a) Epiphytic mosses on trees in Olympic National Park, WA. (b) Moss. (c) Granite moss Grimmea growing on bare rock outcrop in the Appalachian Mountains. (d) Liverwort. (e) Hornwort. Bryophytes Faced File Size: 1MB. Table 1 – List of the twenty richest genera of bryophytes (10 of mosses and 10 of liverworts), with their numbers of species and endemism, comparing data from Costa & Luizi-Ponzo () and   8. Structural information of natural product metabolism in bryophytes 9. Landscape of natural product diversity in land-plants as source for anticancer molecules Natural product from marine invertebrates Antioxidative and antiproliferative properties of some common spices Significance of Nutraceuticals in Cancer Therapy Book Edition: 1. Mosses and Other Bryophytes, an Illustrated Glossary, 2nd Ed If you know of any bryophyte books that are missing from the list please leave a message in the comments. Thanks!