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Photoautotrophic eukaryotic Algae. Rhodophyta. Syllabus of Plant Families 2/2 Frey, Wolfgang (ed). 2017. ISBN: ISBN 978-3-443-010-94-2. (79.90 EUR). 171 pp. Schweizerbart Science Publishers Reviewer Requested
Phytoremediation. Advances in Botanical Research Vol 83. Cuypers, Ann and Jaco Vangronsveld, eds. 2017. ISBN: 978-0-12-802853-7. (ebook US$215) 412 pp. Elsevier. Reviewer Requested
Nature's Colony: Empire, Nation and Environment in the Singapore Botanic Gardens Barnard, Timothy P. 2017. ISBN: 978-981-4722-22-3. (Paper US$34). 261 pp. University of Chicago Press. Reviewer Requested
Insect-Plant Interactions in a Crop Protection Perspective Sauvion, Nicolas, Denis Thiery and Paul Andre Calatayud, ed. 2017. ISBN: 9780128033241. (ebook US$181.90) 422pp. Elsevier. Reviewer Requested
Forest Management and Planning, Second Edition Bettinger, Pete, Kevin Boston, Jacek P. Siry and Donald L. Grebner. 2017. ISBN: 978-0-12-809476-1. (ebook US$89.25) 362 pp. Academic Press, Elsevier. Reviewer Requested
The Tallgrass Prairie: An Introduction Crosby, Cindy. 2017. ISBN: 978-0-8101-3547-5 (paper US$19.95) 144pp. Northwestern University Press. Reviewer Requested
Nova Hedwigia, Beiheft 144 Diatoms and the continuing relevance of morphology to studies on taxonomy, systematics and biogeography Celebrating the work and impact of Patricia A. Sims on the occasion of her 80th birthday Witkowski, Jakub, David Williams, and J. Patrick Kociolek (editors). 2015. ISBN: 978-3-443-51066-4. (Paper 119 EUR). 228 pp. Schweizerbart Science Publishers. Reviewer Requested
In a Nutshell Anthony, Joseph. Illustrated by Cris Arbo. 1999. ISBN: 978-1883220983. (Paper US$8.95). 32 pp. Age Range 3-10 years. Dawn Publications. Reviewer Requested
What's in the Garden? Berkes, Marianne. Illustrated by Cris Arbo. 2013. ISBN: 978-1584691907 (paper US$8.28) 32 pp. Age Range 5-8 years. Dawn Publications. Reviewer Requested
Field Guide to the Lichens of White Rocks (Boulder, Colorado) Tripp, Erin A. 2016. ISBN: 978-1-60732-553-6. (Paper US$21.95). 192 pp. University Press of Colorado. Reviewer Requested
IAWA List of Microscopic Bark Features Angyalossy, Veronica, Marcelo R. Pace, and Pieter Baas (eds). 2016. IAWA Journal 37(4): 517-615. International Association of Wood Anatomists. Reviewer Requested
Glucosinolates Kopriva, Stanislav. 2016. Advances in Botanical Research Vol 80. ISBN: 978-0-081003275. (Hardcover US$181.90). 364 pp. Elsevier. Reviewer Requested
Land Surface Remote Sensing in Agriculture and Forest, Baghdadi, Nicolas and Mehrez Zribi. 2016. ISBN: 9781785481031. (Hardcover US$140.25). 496 pp. Elsevier. Reviewer Requested
Biotic Stress Resistance in Millets Das, I.K. and P.G. Padmaja (eds). 2016. ISBN: 978-0-128045497 (paper US$106.25). 246 pp. Elsevier. Reviewer Requested
Rosellinia – a world monograph Petrini, Liliane E. 2013. Bibliotheca Mycologica – 205. ISBN 978-3-443-59107-6. (Paper 119€). 410 pp. Schweizerbart Science Publishers. Reviewer Requested
Diatom research over time and space Morphology, taxonomy, ecology and distribution of diatoms – from fossil to recent, marine to freshwater, established species and genera to new ones: Celebrating the work and impact of Nina Strelnikov Kociolek, J.P., M.S. Kulikovskiy, J. Witkowski & D.M. Harwood, editors. 2014. ISBN 978-3-443-51065-7. (paperback 199.00 EUR). 518 pp. Schweizerbart Science Publishers. Reviewer Requested
Stelar evolution and morphology in selected taxa based on the study of Vascullotaxy (studio nov.) Aulenback, Kevin R. 2015. ISBN: 978-0-9812186-2-5. (Paper US$144). 149 pp. privately published. Reviewer Requested
Secondary Xylem Biology: Origins, Functions, and Applications Kim, Yoon Soo, Ryo Funada and Adya P. Singh. 2016. ISBN: 9780128021859 (paper US$84.96) 416 pp. Elsevier. Reviewer Requested
The Genus Meconopsis: Blue poppies and their relatives. Grey-Wilson, Christopher. 2015. ISBN: 978-1-84246-369-7. (Hardback £68) 432 pp. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AB, UK Reviewer Requested




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