Announce Catalogue of Type Specimens of China available

Jianchang Ning ningjc at BOTANY.IHEP.AC.CN
Fri Nov 25 11:07:57 CST 1994


Hi, taxonomists:
I am very pleased to announce the book "A CATALOGUE OF TYPE SPECIMENS (CORMOPHYTA)
IN HERBARIA OF CHINA" available now. anyone interesting in the book, please
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send their subscription to the editor, Dr. Jin Shu-yin. I cannot accept any
subscriptions.

Jianchang Ning




         A CATALOGUE OF TYPE SPECIMENS ( CORMOPHYTA) IN HERBARIA OF CHINA
         Edited by Jin Shu-Yin
         This Catalogue is an important reference book of  plant  taxonomy,
       resulted  from   The   accumulation   during   author   many   years
       administration work in the herbarium. The most valuable list of  some
       9484  species  and  infraspecific  treats   Bryophyta,  Pteridophyta,
       Gymnosperms and Angiosperms,In each group, all The name  of  species,
       genera and families are arranged alphabetically,  The  classification
       of Pteridophyta follows Qin Renchang's(R.C.Ching's)system;   that  of
       Gymnosperms follows Zheng Wanjun's (W. C. Cheng's) system;   that  of
       Angiosperms follows A,Engler's 1936) system, For each  taxon  listed,
       the following information is provided: scientific name, reference  to
       original publication, the Chinese common name, type locality, date of
       collection, collector(s) and  field  numbers,   kind  of  type,   and
       abbreviation of the name of the herbarium or  institution  where  the
       type specimens is deposited. The list will not only benefit taxonomic
       and floral studies of China and the managment of herbaria,  but  also
       in future provide reference to a thorough sorting  out  of  the  type
       specimens in herbaria of China and to the preparation of compilation,
       type specmens of Chinese Plants.

       Publisher: Science Press, China
       Publication: August 1994
       Price: US$ 129.95 (de luxe edition),260!A185mm,716 pp.
       Freightage:Seamail to all countries US $    13
                  Airmail to all countries US $    26
       CONTENTS:
       PREFACE(in Chinese and English)
       GUIDE TO THE USE OF CATALOGUE (in Chinese and English)
       A CATALOGUE OF TYPE SPECIMENS
       THE UNITS AND THEIR ABBREVIATIONS OF THE NAME OF THE HERBARIA WHERE
           THE TYPE SPECIMENS ARE DEPOSITED
       REFERENCES
       INDEX TO FAMILY NAME IN CHINESE AND IN LATIN
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           Order Form for a catalogue of type specimens(Cormophyta)
                     in the herbaria of China
       Please send me-------------- copy  ( ies)   of  a  catalogue  of  tyep
       specimens                                (Cormophyta) in the herbaria
       of China
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                                     for the publication
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       Address --------------------------------------------------------------
           City --------------------Postal code --------------Country--------
       Signature ------------------------------- Date ------------------------
       Distribution: Jin Shu-Yin
                     20 Nan Xin Cun, Xianshan, the herbarium,   Institute  of
                     Botany, Academia Sinica, Beijing 100093, P.R. China

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