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us: Plants--Nomenclature


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Components

    • us: Plants Topic Component
    • us: Nomenclature GenreForm Component
  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Botanical names
    • us: Botanical nomenclature
    • us: Botany--Nomenclators
    • us: Botany--Nomenclature
    • us: Latin names of plants
    • us: Latin plant names
    • us: Names of plants, Scientific
    • us: Plant names, Latin
    • us: Plant names, Scientific
    • us: Plant species--Nomenclature
    • us: Plants--Names
    • us: Scientific names of plants
    • us: Scientific plant names
  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

      Botany--NomenclatorsBotanyBotanyNomenclatorsNomenclators Botany--NomenclatureBotanyBotanyNomenclatureNomenclature
  • Sources

    • found: Common names (and botanical names) for principal District 6 plant species (exclusive of conifers), 1922.
    • found: Stewart, J.L. Punjab plants, comprising botanical and vernacular names, and uses ... 1977.
    • found: McVaugh, R. An annotated glossary of botanical nomenclature, 1968.
    • found: Elsevier's dict. of plant names, 1996.
    • found: Clason, W.E. Elsevier's dict. of wild and cultivated plants in Latin, English, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, and German, c1989.
    • found: Nikolov, H. Dict. of plant names in Latin, German, English, and French, 1996.
    • found: Gadsby, J. Coming to terms with Latin names, 1985.
    • found: General indexes to the Latin names and synonyms of the plants depicted in the first hundred and seven volumes of Curtis's botanical magazine, 1883.
    • found: Drewitt, F.D. Latin names of common plants, 1927.
    • found: Scientific (Latin) names of plant viruses, 1965.
  • LC Classification

    • QK96
  • Editorial Notes

    • subdivision [Nomenclature] under individual plants and groups of plants, e.g. [Corn--Nomenclature]
  • Change Notes

    • 2003-08-21: new
    • 2003-10-06: revised
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