New books received, 2010-2011.
Article Type: List
Subject: Botany
Scientific literature
Pub Date: 12/01/2011
Publication: Name: The Botanical Review Publisher: New York Botanical Garden Audience: Academic Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Biological sciences Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2011 New York Botanical Garden ISSN: 0006-8101
Issue: Date: Dec, 2011 Source Volume: 77 Source Issue: 4
Product: Product Code: 8522110 Botany; 2731910 Scientific & Technical Reports NAICS Code: 54171 Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences; 511199 All Other Publishers
Geographic: Geographic Scope: United States Geographic Code: 1USA United States
Accession Number: 275636677
Full Text: Aquatic & Wetland Plants of the Western Gulf Coast. Charles D. Stutzenbaker. 2010. (ISBN: 978-1-60344-222-0). 468 pp. (Texas A&M University, 4354 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843-4354). Price $40.00. Paperback.

Biogeography. Fourth Edition. Mark V. Lomolino et al. 2010. (ISBN: 978-087893-494-2). 764 pp. (Sinauer Associates, Inc., P.O. Box 407, Sunderland, MA 01375). Price $102.95. Hardcover.

Botanic Gardens: Modern-Day Arks. Sara Oldfield. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-26201516-5). 240 pp. (MIT Press, 55 Hayward Street, Cambridge, MA 02142). Price $29.95. Hardcover.

Botanical Sketchbook. Mary Ann Scott with Margaret Stevens. 2010. (ISBN: 978-1-59668-232-0). 126 pp. (Interweave Press LLC, 201 East Fourth Street, Loveland, CO 80537). Price $24.95. Hardcover.

Combretaceae. Flora Neotropica Monograph 107. Clive Stace. 2010. (ISBN: 9780-89327-503-7). 370 pp. (The New York Botanical Garden Press, 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, NY 10458). Price $85.00. Hardcover.

Disterigma (Ericaceae: Vaccinieae). Flora Neotropica Monograph 108. Paola Perdraza-Penalosa. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-89327-513-6). 126 pp. (The New York Botanical Garden Press, 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, NY 10458). Price $50.00. Hardcover.

Distribution of Grasses in Texas. Robert B. Shaw et al. 2011. (ISBN: 978-188987-832-4). 196 pp. Botanical Research Institute of Texas, 1700 University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107. Price $20.00. Paperback.

Diversity, Phylogeny, and Evolution in the Monocotyledons: Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the Comparative Biology of the Monocotyledons ... Symposium on Grass Systematics and Evolution. Ole Seberg et al. (eds.). 2010. (ISBN: 978-8-77934-398-6). 664 pp. (Aarhus University Press, Langelandsgade 177, DK-8200 Denmark). Price 53.95 [euro]. Paperback.

Early Flowers and Angiosperm Evolution. Else Marie Friis et al. 2011. (ISBN: 978-0-52159-283-3). 596 pp. Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013. Price $160.00. Hardcover.

Ecology. Second Edition. Michael L. Cain et al. 2011. (ISBN: 978-0-87893445-4). 670 pp. Sinauer Associates, Inc., P.O. Box 407, Sunderland, MA 01375. Price $119.95. Hardcover.

Ecosystem Functioning. Kurt Jax. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-52170-523-3). 272 pp. (Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013). Price $60.00. Paperback.

Essentials of Conservation Biology. Richard B. Primack. 2010. (ISBN: 978-089893-640-3). 538 pp. (Sinauer Associates, Inc., P.O. Box 407, Sunderland, MA 01375). Price $86.95. Hardcover.

The European Garden Flora: Boraginaceae to Compositae. A Manual for the Identification of Plants Cultivated in Europe, Both Out-of-Doors and Under Glass. Second Edition. James Cullen et al. 2011. (ISBN: 978-0-52176-164-2). 658 pp. Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013. Price $250.00. Hardcover.

Fire in the Forest. Peter A. Thomas and Robert S. McAlpine. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-52182-229-9). 235 pp. (Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013). Price $49.00. Hardcover.

Floral Diagrams: An Aid to Understanding Flower Morphology and Evolution. Louis P. Ronse de Craene. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-52172-945-1). 156 pp. (Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013). Price $60.00. Paperback.

Gunneraceae. Luis E. Mora-Osejo et al. 2011. (ISBN: 978-0-89327-508-2). 166 pp. The New York Botanical Garden Press, 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, NY 10458. Price $54.00. Hardcover.

The Kingdom Fungi. Steven L. Stephenson. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-88192-891-4). 328 pp. (Timber Press, Inc., 1333 S.W. Second Avenue, Suite 450, Portland, OR 97204-3527). Price $34.95. Hardcover.

Light and Photosynthesis in Aquatic Ecosystems. Third Edition. John T. O. Kirk. 2011. (ISBN: 978-0-52115-175-7). 662 pp. Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013. Price $90.00. Paperback.

Manual of the Vascular Flora of Nags Head Woods, Outer Banks, North Carolina. Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden Volume 103. Alexander Krings. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-89327-500-6). 328 pp. (The New York Botanical Garden Press, 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, NY 10458). Price $62.00. Hardcover.

Medicinal Plants in Australia. Volume 2. Gums, Resins, Tannin and Essential Oils. Cheryll Williams. 2011. (ISBN: 978-1-87705-894-3). 344 pp. Rosenberg Publishing, 3 Whitehall Road, Kenthurst, NSW 2156. Price $69.95. Hardcover.

New Flora of the British Isles. Third Edition. Clive Stace. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-52170-772-5). 1266 pp. (Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013). Price $90.00. Softcover.

Photoperiodism: The Biological Calendar. Randy J. Nelson et al. (eds.). 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-19533-590-3). 600 pp. (Oxford University Press, 198 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016). Price $74.00. Hardcover.

Plant Microevolution and Conservation in Human-Influenced Ecosystems. David Briggs. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-52152-154-3.) 598 pp. (Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013). Price $75.00. Paperback.

Plant Systematics: An Integrated Approach. Third Edition. Gurcharan Singh. 2010. (ISBN: 978-1-57808-668-9). 756 pp. (Science Publishers Inc., British Isles, P.O. Box 699, Enfield, NH 03748). Price $75.00. Paperback.

Plants in Mesozoic Time: Morphological Innovations, Phylogeny, Ecosystems. Carole. T. Gee (ed.) 2010. (978-0-25335-456-3). 399 pp. (Indiana University Press, 601 North Morton Street, Bloomington, IN 47404-3797). Price $89.95. Hardcover.

Reaching for the Sun: How Plants Work. Second Edition. John King. 2011. (ISBN: 978-0-52173-668-8). 310 pp. Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013. Price $40.00. Paperback.

Revolution and the Antiquarian Book: Reshaping the Past, 1780-1815. Kristian Jensen. 2011. (ISBN: 978-1-10700-051-3). 328 pp. Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013. Price 55.00 [pounds sterling]. Hardcover.

Root Knot Nematodes. Roland N. Perry et al. (eds.). 2009. (ISBN: 978-052113-355-5). 480 pp. (Oxford University Press, 198 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016). Price $60.00. Paperback.

Soil Ecology in Northern Forests: A Belowground View of a Changing World. Martin Lukac and Douglas L. Godbold. 2011. (ISBN: 978-0-52188-679-6). 268 pp. Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013. Price $115.00. Paperback.

Stereum s.1. Flora Neotropica Monograph 106. Arthur L. Welden. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-89327-504-4). 79 pp. (The New York Botanical Garden Press, 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, NY 10458). Price $38.00. Paperback.

Theophrastaceae. Flora Neotropica Monograph 105. Bertil Stahl. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-89327-507-5). 180 pp. (The New York Botanical Garden Press, 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, NY 10458). Price $49.00. Hardcover.

The Timber Press Dictionary of Plant Names. Walter von Erhardt et al. 2010. (ISBN: 978-1-60469-115-3). 928 pp. (Timber Press, Inc., 1333 S.W. Second Avenue, Suite 450, Portland, OR 97204-3527). Price $39.95. Hardcover.

Trees of Panama and Costa Rica. Richard Condit et al. 2011. (ISBN: 978-069114-710-9). 496 pp. Princteon University Press, 41 William Street, Princeton, NJ 08540-5237. Price $45.00. Paperback.

Twenty-first Century Guidebook to Fungi. David Moore et al. 2011. (ISBN: 978-0-52118-695-7). 640 pp. + audio CD. Cambridge University Press, 32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013. Price $65.00. Paperback.

Uses and Abuses of Plant-Derived Smoke: Its Ethnobotany as Hallucinogen, Perfume, Incense and Medicine. Marcello Pennacchio et al. 2010. (ISBN: 978-0-19537-001-0). 264 pp. (Oxford University Press, 198 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016). Price $45.00. Hardcover.

Wild Urban Plants of the Northeast: A Field Guide. Peter Del Tredici. 2010. (ISBN 978-0-80147-458-3). 392 pp. (Cornell University Press, Sage House, 512 East State Street, Ithaca, NY 14850). Price $29.95. Paperback.

Acknowledgements We kindly thank Joaquina Alban, Rodrigo Bernal, Roxanna Castaneda, Lucia de la Torre, Gloria Galeano, Eva Ledezma, and Laura Mesa for their assistance in searching for bibliographical references, Bob Allkin, Bill Baker and Anders Barfod for their help in the construction of our database, and Patricia Balvanera, Rodrigo Berual, Jamie Nicole Cotta, and Lucia de la Torte for their helpful comments on an earlier draft of the manuscript. This study was funded by European Union, 7'h Framework Programme (contract no. 212631) for which we are grateful. Henrik Balslev also acknowledges support from the Danish Council for Independent Research--Natural Sciences (grant no. 10-83348).
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