Orchids of Papua New Guinea

an introduction
  • 101 Pages
  • 3.41 MB
  • English
University of Washington Press , Seattle
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StatementAndreé Millar ; photos. by Roy and Margaret Mackay.
ContributionsMackay, Roy D., Mackay, Margaret.
LC ClassificationsQK495.O64 M53
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 101 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4742013M
ISBN 100295956054
LC Control Number78054152

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Papua New Guinea''s variations of climate and habitat support a diverse orchid population.

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Free shipping for many products. About this book. Contains orchids native to Papua New Guinea with over stunning colour photographs by Ron and Margaret Mackay.

"Orchids of Papua New Guinea is the first attempt to produce a pictorial and geographical record of some of the orchids of Papua New Guinea. It is the book for the thousands of orchid growers throughout the world who are discovering the beauty of these orchids and the joy of cultivating them.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color), color map ; 30 cm: Contents: The colonial prize: New Guinea 1 --Papua New Guinea administration officers 1 --The orchid island of the South Pacific 2 --Where the orchids grow 3 --Parts of an orchid 9 --List of groups and genera 10 --The orchids 11 --Group I Cypripedilinae 11 --Group II.

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Orchids native to the island of New Guinea — politically divided into the Western New Guinea region of Indonesia, and the eastern section's nation of Papua New Guinea.; Subcategories. This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.

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New Guinea is most certainly a major hotspot of biodiversity. The largest tropical island in the world harbours more than species of birds, including the legendary birds of paradise, hundreds of thousands of insect species, including birdwing butterflies, and more t plant species, including about 2, different orchids.

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96 pp. ISBN This publication deals with Dendrobium sect. Spatulata, a fascinating group of. Spatulata Orchids: Papua New Guinea Author Justin W. Tkatchenko & Steven Kami Format/binding Trade paperback Book condition Used - Very good.

Quantity available 2 Binding Paperback ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Orchid Society of Papua New Guinea Date published Keywords Orchids, Spatulata-Papua New Guinea, Orchidaceae.

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Most species are illustrated in colour plates. Appendices cover orchid photography, climate, the role of orchids in village life and cultural methods and include a list of those who named the by: 4. A small Bulbo. from Papua,New Guinea.

I identified it using Schlechters' great work on Papuan orchids, the book, almost a century old now! As with most Bulbophyllums, the closer you look, the more interesting things you see!O'BYRNE, Peter colour photos; Containing full details on species from 55 genera.

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