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Iter Hispaniense; Or, a Synopsis of Plants Collected in the Southern Provinces of Spain and in Portugal, with Geographical Remarks, and Observations on Rare and Undescribed Species (Paperback) Loot Price: R270
Discovery Miles 2 700
Iter Hispaniense; Or, a Synopsis of Plants Collected in the Southern Provinces of Spain and in Portugal, with Geographical...

Iter Hispaniense; Or, a Synopsis of Plants Collected in the Southern Provinces of Spain and in Portugal, with Geographical Remarks, and Observations on Rare and Undescribed Species (Paperback)

Philip Barker Webb

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1838 Excerpt: ...Aurea. DC. Hab. In collibusad promontorium Magnum Lusitania?. Obs. The only modern figure of this plant Brot. Phyt. Lus. torn. 2, tab. 163, is exceedingly defective. Professor DC justly remarks its near affinity to A. nobilis. It remains however even when cultivated anaajclous. Maruta Foetida. Cass. Hab. Circa Eliberim ubi vulgd Matagala, et alibi vulgatissima. PERIDERM, G. N. Involucrum discoideum, imbricatum. Flosculi radii ligulati, neutri, disci 5-dentati, superiores steriles. Receptaculum conicum, foveolatum, paleaceum, paleis ad basin latis, fusco-marginatis, tubo corolla? sequalibus, persistentibus, superioribus brevibus, scariosis, caducis. Stylus disci ramis exappendiculatis. Achamium exalatum, subquadrangulare, glabrum, striatum, calvum, areola terminali indistincta. Herba littorum maris interni, annua, inodora, glabra, praecox, facie Chamaemeli. Rami foliosi, apice monocephali. J?adfe'wsalbus, repandus. Folia bipinnatifida, lobis incisis. Discus fructu maturo superne nudus, basi collari seu rrept&pafc) palearum persistentium cinctus. PERIDERM A Fuscata. Anthemis fuscata. Brot. Hab. Per totam Baeticam el Lusitaniam calidiorem frequens.' Obs. This plant certainly approaches very nearly to Maruta to which it bas been attached by Professor de Candolle. Should it continue to form a part of that genus it will constitute an independent section. Its differences consist in the nature, the caducity of the upper, and the persistance of the lower paleoe of the receptacle, in the achsenia which are subt-tragone and striated, as in many species of Cliamcemeium, and not tuberculated and ribbed as in Maruta. Tbe terminal areola is nearly oblitterated. The involucre is imbricated, and the rays of the corolla not reflexed. I met with a curious monstruosity...

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Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: March 2012
First published: March 2012
Authors: Philip Barker Webb
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 1mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 26
ISBN-13: 978-1-130-55251-5
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-130-55251-9
Barcode: 9781130552515

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