[Taxacom] Systematic Biology textbook

Zack Murrell 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.

Zack Murrell
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:
> Greetings,
> 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.
> Cheers,
> Alan

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