Plant Systematics

Plant Systematics
  • Author
    Michael G. Simpson
  • Date
    2010
  • Publisher
    Academic Press
  • Edition
    2nd
  • Pages
    752

Abstract

About the Book

Many years in the making, this book presents information on the botanical classification of land plants in a clear manner. It also explains the evolutionary relationship between species and how plants are classified. It includes full color illustrations, as well as a glossary of terms and an appendix on techniques in the field of plant systematics.

About the Author

Dr. Michael G. Simpson is an accomplished researcher in the field of plant systematics. He received his B.S. from the University of Florida; his M.S. from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; and his PhD from Duke University. Currently, he is a professor in evolutionary biology at San Diego University.