[Taxacom] Systematic Biology textbook
murrellze at appstate.edu
Thu Nov 8 20:13:42 CST 2012
Murrell, Z. E.2010.Vascular Plant Taxonomy, 6th Edition.Kendall-Hunt
Publishing Company: Dubuque, Iowa.632 pp.
This text is a continuation of the Walters and Keil textbook series,
reworked to follow the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group
classification.Paperback, designed for sophomore/junior level students.
The text is not intended to be encyclopedic and does not require an
extensive botany background.
Professor and Curator of the Herbarium
Assistant Chair of the Department of Biology
Director, SouthEast Regional Network of Expertise and Collections (SERNEC)
President-elect, Association of Southeastern Biologiests
Department of Biology
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608
office phone 828-262-2674
Biology Dept phone 828-262-3025
On 11/7/2012 1:31 PM, Alan Harvey wrote:
> After a ten-year hiatus, I'm going to be teaching Systematic Biology this
> spring to a mix of graduate and upper division undergraduate students. The
> class itself is a mix of lecture and lab, and I've been looking over a few
> recently published books as potential texts. Wiley and Lieberman (2011)
> looks like a solid candidate for lecture topics; Barry Hall's book seemed
> promising as a hands-on guide, except for its exclusive focus on molecular
> data (not sure how I missed that).
> Anyone have any experiences with these, or others, as course textbooks? Any
> suggestions or recommendations would be most appreciated.
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