The second edition of The Jepson Manual thoroughly updates this acclaimed work, the single most comprehensive resource on California's amazingly diverse flora. This work integrates the latest science, the results of intensive fieldwork, institutional collaboration, and the efforts of hundreds of contributing authors into an essential reference on California's native and naturalized vascular plants. For the first time, the University of California Press is offering this resource as an e-book. The Digital Jepson Manual provides an unparalleled new level of interactivity, portability, and convenience. Extensive linking and e-bookafriendly illustrations make it easier for users to learn about plant characteristics and identify the native and naturalized plants of Californiaaall in a format ideally suited for use in the field. Using readily available e-book readers, field researchers, students, and enthusiasts can click on links to rapidly navigate through keys to families, genera, species, and subspecies or varieties. Specific features of The Digital Jepson Manual include the following: aKeys link forward and backward to other taxonomic levels. aPlate references in taxonomic treatments link to plates for rapid reference. aPlate captions link to taxonomic treatments. aIndividual taxon figures appear next to species descriptions, and full plates are gathered in a special section. aGlossary terms link to any relevant illustrations. aList of families links each family to its taxonomic treatment. aIndex is fully linked to taxonomic treatments. Optimal devices: iPad, Kindle Fire (but only after conversion) Will also work on: Computers, Barnes and Noble Nook, Kindle (after conversion)2 I Fr not corky; hairy; inland habitats 3. Cauline lvs 1 or 2pinnately divided; fr pedicels strongly recurved; terminal segment seedless, flattened . . . . . [ CARRICHTERA] 3 I Cauline lvs dentate; fr pedicels erect to ascending, straight; terminalanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Digital Jepson Manual|
|Author||:||Bruce G. Baldwin, Douglas Goldman, David J Keil, Robert Patterson, Thomas J. Rosatti|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 2012-02-07|