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Books pubblicati nella collana Yale Univ Pr Paperback Botanica e scienze delle piante
Raven Peter (FRW)
edizioni Yale Univ Pr collana Yale Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2015
Perhaps the world’s most distinctive tree, ginkgo has remained stubbornly unchanged for more than two hundred million years. A living link to the age of dinosaurs, it survived the great ice ages as a relic in China, but it earned its reprieve when people first found it useful about a thousand years ago. Today ginkgo...
A Field Guide to California Lichens
Raven Peter H. (FRW)
edizioni Yale Univ Pr collana Yale Univ Pr (Paperback)
Lichens are among the most colorful and abundant organisms in the world. They provide food and nesting material for a wide variety of wildlife, contribute nutrients to the soil, and are indicators of both undisturbed ecosystems and clean air. They lend color and pattern to trees, shrubs, and rocks, yet most people...