3 edition of Studies on American grasses found in the catalog.
Studies on American grasses
Cornelius Lott Shear
1900 by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Division of Agrostology in Washington, D.C .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 9) and index
|Other titles||Revision of the North American species of Bromus occurring north of Mexico|
|Statement||by Cornelius L. Shear ; prepared under the direction of L. Lamson-Scribner|
|Series||Bulletin / U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Division of Agrostology -- no. 23, Bulletin (United States. Division of Agrostology) -- no. 23|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||66 p. :|
|Number of Pages||66|
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Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture. OCLC Number: Description: 55 pages: illustrations ; 23 cm. Contents: Some recent collections of Mexican grasses / F. Lamson-Scribner and Elmer Merrill --Notes on Panicum nitidum Lam., Panicum scoparium Lam., and Panicum pubescens Lam.
/ F. Lamson-Scribner and Elmer Merrill --Miscellaneous notes and description of new species / F. Lamson-Scribner and Carleton R. Ball. Studies on American grasses Volume 11 Paperback – by Thomas Henry Kearney (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.
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