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.


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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
Subject Areas > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 04 Oct 2010 07:13
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:23

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