Book Review: Palms of Karnataka

K.C. Koshy

Published on : 30-Jun-2012



The book, a work based on intensive fi eld studies, contains 100 pages. The text, spread over 79 pages, is divided into major heads such as introduction, distribution, materials and methods, morphology of palms and systematic part. The systematic part includes key to genera and systematic treatment of genera and species. This is followed by glossary of botanical terms, references and two indexes, one to scientifi c names and the other to common names (pages 81-91).