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Evolutionary studies in the Ericaceae. II. Leaf anatomy as a phylogenetic index in the Andromedeae
Author(s): K. Lems
Journal: Botanical Gazette
Article Topic(s): Morphology, Taxonomy
Research Setting(s): Laboratory
AbstractProvides a thorough description of the leaf anatomy of of North American species of Andromedeae in the family Ericaceae. This group includes the genera Lyonia and Leucothoe, both with species native to Florida. Species can be identified based on descriptions of leaf anatomy.
Suggested CitationK. Lems. "Evolutionary studies in the Ericaceae. II. Leaf anatomy as a phylogenetic index in the Andromedeae." Botanical Gazette 125.3 (1964): 178-186.