Degree Type

Dissertation

Date of Award

1989

Degree Name

Doctor of Philosophy

Department

Botany

First Advisor

Richard W. Pohl

Abstract

An annotated checklist of the Gramineae of the Brazilian Shield region in eastern Santa Cruz, Bolivia. Includes keys to species, a regional synonymy, notes on habitat distribution, geographic distribution, cytology, phenology, and palatability for 276 species of tropical grasses; 6 new taxa are described: Andropogon sanlorenzanus, Eragrostis chiquitaniensis, Eriochrysis xconcepcionensis, Paspalum kempffii, Scizachyrium beckii, and Thrasya crucensis.

DOI

https://doi.org/10.31274/rtd-180813-8982

Publisher

Digital Repository @ Iowa State University, http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/

Copyright Owner

Timothy J. Killeen

Language

en

Proquest ID

AAI9003540

File Format

application/pdf

File Size

146 pages

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Botany Commons

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