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The Resource The curious world of carnivorous plants : a comprehensive guide to their biology and cultivation, by Wilhelm Barthlott ... [et al.] ; [translation by Michael L.C. Ashdown]

The curious world of carnivorous plants : a comprehensive guide to their biology and cultivation, by Wilhelm Barthlott ... [et al.] ; [translation by Michael L.C. Ashdown]

Label
The curious world of carnivorous plants : a comprehensive guide to their biology and cultivation
Title
The curious world of carnivorous plants
Title remainder
a comprehensive guide to their biology and cultivation
Statement of responsibility
by Wilhelm Barthlott ... [et al.] ; [translation by Michael L.C. Ashdown]
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
Dewey number
583/.75
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QK917
LC item number
.K2813 2007
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QK917
NAL item number
.K3613 2007
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barthlott, Wilhelm
  • Ashdown, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Carnivorous plants
Label
The curious world of carnivorous plants : a comprehensive guide to their biology and cultivation, by Wilhelm Barthlott ... [et al.] ; [translation by Michael L.C. Ashdown]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published with the title Karnivoren: biologie und kultur fleischfressender pflanzen by Eugen Ulmer GmbH & Co., Stuttgart, Germany, c2004"--Colophon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 212-218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The flowers of evil: an introduction -- Habitats -- Biogeography and diversity -- Attracting and trapping mechanisms -- Digestion of prey and nutrient uptake -- Prey -- Guests at the carnivores' table: the commensals -- Noncarnivorous animal-trapping plants -- The evolution of carnivory -- Growing carnivorous plants -- Nature conservation -- Bromeliaceae: pineapple family (bromeliads) -- Byblidaceae: rainbow plant family -- Cephalotaceae: Australian pitcher plant family -- Dioncophyllaceae: hookleaf family -- Droseraceae: sundew family -- Drosophyllaceae: Portuguese sundew family -- Lentibulariaceae: bladderwort family -- Nepenthaceae: Asian pitcher plant family -- Roridulaceae: bug plant family -- Sarraceniaceae: American pitcher plant family -- Animal-trapping liverworts -- Animal-trapping fungi -- The carnivorous plants of the world: a comprehensive listing from A to Z
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
English language ed.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780881927924
Lccn
2006026242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • ocm71189676
  • (OCoLC)71189676
Label
The curious world of carnivorous plants : a comprehensive guide to their biology and cultivation, by Wilhelm Barthlott ... [et al.] ; [translation by Michael L.C. Ashdown]
Publication
Note
"First published with the title Karnivoren: biologie und kultur fleischfressender pflanzen by Eugen Ulmer GmbH & Co., Stuttgart, Germany, c2004"--Colophon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 212-218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The flowers of evil: an introduction -- Habitats -- Biogeography and diversity -- Attracting and trapping mechanisms -- Digestion of prey and nutrient uptake -- Prey -- Guests at the carnivores' table: the commensals -- Noncarnivorous animal-trapping plants -- The evolution of carnivory -- Growing carnivorous plants -- Nature conservation -- Bromeliaceae: pineapple family (bromeliads) -- Byblidaceae: rainbow plant family -- Cephalotaceae: Australian pitcher plant family -- Dioncophyllaceae: hookleaf family -- Droseraceae: sundew family -- Drosophyllaceae: Portuguese sundew family -- Lentibulariaceae: bladderwort family -- Nepenthaceae: Asian pitcher plant family -- Roridulaceae: bug plant family -- Sarraceniaceae: American pitcher plant family -- Animal-trapping liverworts -- Animal-trapping fungi -- The carnivorous plants of the world: a comprehensive listing from A to Z
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
English language ed.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780881927924
Lccn
2006026242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • ocm71189676
  • (OCoLC)71189676

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