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Evolutionary studies in the Ericaceae. II. Leaf anatomy as a phylogenetic index in the Andromedeae

Author(s): K. Lems

Year: 1964

Journal: Botanical Gazette
Volume: 125
Issue: 3
Pages: 178-186

Article Topic(s): Morphology, Taxonomy
Research Setting(s): Laboratory

Species Referenced: Leucothoe axillaris (Coastal doghobble), Lyonia ferruginea (Rusty staggerbush),

Abstract

Provides 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.

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K. Lems. "Evolutionary studies in the Ericaceae. II. Leaf anatomy as a phylogenetic index in the Andromedeae." Botanical Gazette 125.3 (1964): 178-186.

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ISSN: 0006-8071
DOI: 10.1086/336267
Last Updated: 2015-02-26
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