World Botanical Dictionary

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World Botanical Dictionary

This book provides a complete account of description of all botanical terms which are used in morphological characterization, classification and nomenclature of plants. The book describes the botanical glossary of complete terminology used in botanical classification, morphological characters, family, genus and species nomenclature. Besides, the book also contains description and etymology of family names and genus names. The botanical terminology part contains all the morphological characters which are used for description of vegetative and reproductive characteristics of four major plant groups such as Bryophytes, Pteridophytes, Gymnosperms and Angiosperms. In this book for the first time plant genus and species names have been counted and collected at one place. Presently it contains origin of more than 75000 words used in botanical nomenclature.

This book will surely provide beneficial information (which is collected from different reliable sources like books, etymological dictionaries, websites and online dictionaries) to the botanists, taxonomists, researchers and student community all over the world.