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Fosberg, F. Raymond (Francis Raymond) 1908-1993

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Works: 738 works in 1,500 publications in 2 languages and 11,446 library holdings
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Thespesia populnea (L.) Solander ex Correa and Thespesia populneoides (Roxburgh) Kosteletsky (Malvaceae) by F. Raymond Fosberg( Book )

10 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pantropical Thespesia populnea (Malvaceae) is shown to be clearly separable into two species: T. populnea, which is pantropical on seashores, and T. populneoides of the Indian Ocean area, extending to Hainan Island, usually, but not always, somewhat inland. Hybrids between the two species occur where their ranges touch, and in Ceylon some of these hybrids have been widely propagated vegetatively as ornamentals and “living fence-posts.”
Vascular flora of the Northern Marianas Islands by F. Raymond Fosberg( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A systematic catalog of the vascular plants known from the northern 10 islands in the Marianas Archipelago in Micronesia, with a short geographical introduction and, for each species, ecological and geographic data and specimen citations, or, where these are unavailable, citations of literature records
Flora of Micronesia by F. Raymond Fosberg( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Partial flora of the Society Islands: Ericaceae to Apocynaceae by Martin L Grant( Book )

10 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Results of a botanical investigation of the Society Islands carried out by Grant in 1930 and 1931, and subsequent work on the material collected and other collections in the U.S. herbaria and other published works are reported herein. This paper is a partial descriptive flora of the Society group with a history of the botanical exploration and investigation of the area
Systematic studies of Micronesian plants by F. Raymond Fosberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taxonomic and nomenclatural treatments of various genera in a number of families known from Micronesia, with new species, varieties, and combinations. A discussion is included of the systematic position of the genus Fagraea Thunberg, transferring it from the family Loganiaceae to the Gentianaceae. The genus Wollastonia de Candolle (Compositae) is resurrected from the synonymy of Wedelia Jacquin, and the widespread species commonly called Wedelia biflora (L.) de Candolle is discussed in relation to the Hawaiian genus Lipochaeta de Candolle and is moved to Wollastonia
Studies in the genus Boerhavia L. (Nyctaginaceae) 1-5 by F. Raymond Fosberg( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genus Boerhavia is discussed, its infrageneric classification is reviewed, and four sub-genera are recognized. Distinctions of two Linnaean species, B. diffusa and B. repens are clarified. Boerhavia mutabilis R. Brown and B. pubescens R. Brown are typified. The Boerhavia repens group is discussed and delimited, as is B. rubicunda and several similar species. Boerhavia repens var. maris-indici, B. albiflora, B. crispifolia, and B. herbstii are described as new. A curious abnormal form of B. crispifolia is also described and discussed
Three Indo-Pacific Thelypteris species reinterpreted and a new African species described by F. Raymond Fosberg( Book )

10 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two species of Thelypteris which have been confused and to which a number of names have been applied were found to be separable by a number of characters. They must now be called Thelypteris opulenta and T. wagneri. Their distribution is Indo-Pacific, extending to Africa, and T. opulenta introduced into tropical America. T. wagneri and an African species, T. fadenii, are here described as new. The name Thelypteris interrupta, heretofore applied to this complex, is shown to be the correct name for what has commonly been called Dryopteris gongylodes and Thelypteris totta
Flora of Micronesia by F. Raymond Fosberg( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifth installment of the Flora of Micronesia includes a brief introduction with acknowledgments and references to previously published parts of the flora. A floristic taxonomic account of the Bignoniaceae, Pedaliaceae, Gesneriaceae, Lentibulariaceae, Acanthaceae, Myoporaceae, Plantaginaceae, and Rubiaceae of Micronesia is given with descriptions, keys, synonymy, ethnobotany (including vernacular names and uses), and citations of geographic records and herbarium specimens
Polynesian plant studies 1-5 by F. Raymond Fosberg( )

12 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Systematic, nomenclatural, and distributional observations on various genera of Polynesian vascular plants, both indigenous and exotic, with new species, varieties, and nomenclatural combinations in Myrsine, Geniostoma, and Ipomoea. The island groups on which the plants occur are the Hawaiian, Marquesan, Society, Tuamotu, Austral, Cook, Fiji, and Tonga islands
Vegetation of the tropical Pacific islands by Dieter Mueller-Dombois( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors' efforts in assembling the existing information into an integrated, comprehensive book will be welcomed by biogeographers, plant ecologists, conservation biologists, and all scientists with an interest in island biology
Man's place in the island ecosystem; a symposium by F. Raymond Fosberg( Book )

15 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flora of Micronesia by F. Raymond Fosberg( Book )

11 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caprifoliaceae. Campanulaceae. Goodeniaceae. Compositae
Island bibliographies : Micronesian botany, land environment and ecology of coral atolls, vegetation of tropical Pacific islands by Marie-Hélène Sachet( Book )

9 editions published between 1955 and 1971 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The report provides annotated bibliographies of literature on botany relating to the Micronesian area, that on land aspects of coral atolls, and that on vegetation of the tropical Pacific Islands. Items in each of the three sections are arranged alphabetically by author, followed by detailed geographic and subject indexes. Library call numbers have been provided for most books and serials. (Author)
Flora of Micronesia, Casuarinaceae, Piperaceae and Myricaceae by F. Raymond Fosberg( )

8 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second installment of the Flora of Micronesia gives systematic treatments, including descriptions, synonymy, pertinent literature references, keys, ethnobotany, citations, geographic records, and specimens examined, of the families Casuarinaceae, Piperaceae, and Myricaceae
Flora of Micronesia by F. Raymond Fosberg( )

9 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction treats the scope and plan of the flora, the circumstances under which it is being written, discussions of special problems encountered, materials used, and acknowledgments. Floristic taxonomic treatments with keys, synonymy, descriptions, distribution, ethnobotany including vernacular names, and citations of geographic records and herbarium specimens are provided for Cycadaceae, Araucariaceae, Podocarpaceae, Pinaceae, Taxodiaceae, Cupressaceae, and Gnetaceae. Other families will follow in future papers as they are completed
Flora of Micronesia, 3: convolvulaceae by F. Raymond Fosberg( )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third installment of the Flora of Micronesia includes a brief introduction with acknowledgments and references to the previously published parts of the flora. A floristic taxonomic account of the Convolvulaceae of Micronesia is given, with descriptions, keys, synonymy, ethnobotany (including vernacular names and uses), and citations of geographic records and herbarium specimens
Polynesian plant studies #6-18 by F. Raymond Fosberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thirteen short taxonomic studies on Polynesian plants presented here deal with the genera Tricholaena Schrader, Oxalis L., Claoxylon A. Jussieu, Abutilon Miller, Zehneria Endlicher, Terminalia L., Myrsine L., Geniostoma Forster, Rauvolfia L., Leucas R. Brown, Cyrtandra Forster, Dicrocephala L'Hritier, and with a number of miscellaneous distributional and nomenclatural records in other genera. The paper is a continuation of Polynesian Plant Studies 1-5, Smithsonian Contributions to Botany, number 21, issued 21 July 1975, and is precursory to floristic studies in Polynesia
Manual for tropical herbaria by F. Raymond Fosberg( Book )

10 editions published in 1965 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The herbarium; Nature; Functions; Special importance of tropical herbaria; The herbarium building; Basic requirements for new buuildings; Herbaria as parts of new buildings; Adaptation of existing buildings; Collecting; Equipment used in the field; Collecting; Recording data; Drying speciments; Collecting trips; Arrangements for expeditions; Transportation equipment; Equipment and supplies; Storage of specimens; Handling and storing unmounted specimens; Protection against insect infestation; Protection against fungi; Labelling; Mounting; Stamping and numbering; Repairing and remounting; Handling herbarium specimens; Filing of specimens; The herbarium library; Herbarium administration; Institutional suspices, support, and policies; Direction; Staff; Acquisition of specimens; Handling of incoming lots of specimens; Sendling out material for identification; Record keeping; Policies; Herbarium ethics; Inter-institutional and international cooperation
Island bibliographies supplement : Micronesian botany, land environment and ecology of coral atolls, vegetation of tropical Pacific islands by Marie-Hélène Sachet( Book )

6 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Forsters and the botany of the Second Cook Expedition (1772-1775) by Dan H Nicolson( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Fosberg, F. R. 1908-1993

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Fosberg, F. Raymond (Francis Raymond), 1908-

Fosberg, Francis R. 1908-1993

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Francis Raymond Fosberg Ameerika Ühendriikide botaanik

Francis Raymond Fosberg Amerikaans botanicus (1908-1993)

Francis Raymond Fosberg amerikansk botaniker

Francis Raymond Fosberg botànic estatunidenc

Francis Raymond Fosberg botánico estadounidense

Francis Raymond Fosberg botánicu estauxunidense (1908–1993)

Francis Raymond Fosberg botanist american

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