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Plant-geography upon a physiological basis

A. F. Wilhelm Schimper

Plant-geography upon a physiological basis

by A. F. Wilhelm Schimper

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Published by Wheldon & Wesley] in [Codicote, Herts .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Photo. litho. reprint of 1903 edition, Oxford, Clarendon Press.

Statementby A.F.W.Schimper ; the authorized English translation by WilliamR.Fisher, revised and edited by Percy Groom and Isaac Bayley Balfour.
SeriesHistoriae Naturalis Classica -- Vol.2
ContributionsGroom, Percy., Balfour, Isaac Bayley.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 839p., 72 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages839
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13947121M

  The effects of leaf hairs on photosynthesis, transpiration, and leaf energy balance were measured on the desert shrub Encelia farinosa in order to determine the adaptive significance of the hairs. The pubescence reduces leaf absorptance resulting in a reduced heat load, and as a consequence lower leaf temperatures and lower transpiration by:   Of, inhabiting, or growing in mountain areas; specifically, pertaining to the cool, moist upland slopes below the timberline. , William R. Fisher, transl., Plant-Geography Upon a Physiological Basis, Oxford: Clarendon Press, translation of original by Andreas Franz Wilhelm Schimper, published , page The montane region in its lower belts has.

  The authors found that the key elements of plant form and function, analysed at global scale, are largely concentrated into a two-dimensional plane indexed by the size of Cited by:   Abstract. Research on xeromorphic and sclerophyllous (the literal meanings of which are “dry-form” and “hard-leaved”) plants offers a case-history illustrating the nature of “progress” in one branch of by:

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Andreas Franz Wilhelm Schimper (12 May – 9 September ) was a German botanist and phytogeographer who made major contributions in the fields of histology, ecology and plant geography. He travelled to South East Asia and the Caribbean as part of the deep-sea expedition. He coined the terms tropical rainforest and sclerophyll and is commemorated in numerous specific mater: University of Strassburg.

Plantesamfund - Grundtræk af den økologiske Plantegeografi, published in Danish in by Eugen Warming, and in English in as Oecology of Plants: An Introduction to the Study of Plant Communities, by Warming and Martin Vahl, was the first book to be published having the word ecology in its title.

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In the results of his work and that of other botanists were published in Pflanzen-Geographie auf physiologischer Grundlage (; Plant-Geography upon a Physiological Basis, ), a climatological and physiological study of the world’s vegetation. Plant geography upon the basis of functional traits: An example from eastern North American trees.

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