The Resource England's rare mosses & liverworts : their history, ecology and conservation, Ron D. Porley

England's rare mosses & liverworts : their history, ecology and conservation, Ron D. Porley

Label
England's rare mosses & liverworts : their history, ecology and conservation
Title
England's rare mosses & liverworts
Title remainder
their history, ecology and conservation
Statement of responsibility
Ron D. Porley
Title variation
England's rare mosses and liverworts
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first book to cover England's rare and threatened mosses and liverworts, collectively known as bryophytes. As a group, they are the most ancient land plants and occupy a unique position in the colonization of the Earth by plant life. However, many are at risk from habitat loss, pollution, climate change, and other factors. Britain is one of the world's best bryologically recorded areas, yet its mosses and liverworts are not well known outside a small band of experts. This has meant that conservation action has tended to lag behind that of more charismatic groups such as birds an
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
588/.20941
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QK543
LC item number
.P67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
England's rare mosses & liverworts : their history, ecology and conservation, Ron D. Porley
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-221) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn839676227
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299441972
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2dz45z
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28997955
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)839676227
  • pebcs1299441971

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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