Development of herbarium for mangroves

Kaladharan, P and Jayasurya, P K (2005) Development of herbarium for mangroves. CMFRI Special Publication Mangrove ecosystems: A manual for the assessment of biodiversity, 83 . pp. 15-16.



Mangroves are salt tolerant succulent plants. The main constraint in developing a herbarium of mangrove species is defoliation i.e., withering of leaves from the stem during pressing. This can be overcome by using proper fixatives.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Herbarium; Mangroves
Subjects:Marine Ecosystems > Mangroves
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:3674
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:04 Oct 2010 12:43
Last Modified:04 Oct 2010 12:43

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