Texas Cacti: A Field Guide (W. L. Moody Jr. Natural History Series)

[Brian Loflin, Shirley Loflin] ✓ Texas Cacti: A Field Guide (W. L. Moody Jr. Natural History Series) ✓ Read Online eBook or Kindle ePUB. Texas Cacti: A Field Guide (W. L. Moody Jr. Natural History Series)  . The photographs, range maps, and icons designating shape, conservation status, and blooming period, along with easy-to-understand descriptions, make this book a quick and friendly guide to cactus identification for botanists, amateur naturalists, and cactus enthusiasts alike. The book opens with an illustrated introduction to cactus habitat and anatomy. In Texas Cacti, authors Brian and Shirley Loflin present a concise, fully illustrated field guide to more than one hundred

Texas Cacti: A Field Guide (W. L. Moody Jr. Natural History Series)

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Rating : 4.21 (888 Votes)
Asin : 1603441085
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 312 Pages
Publish Date : 2016-11-05
Language : English

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 . The photographs, range maps, and icons designating shape, conservation status, and blooming period, along with easy-to-understand descriptions, make this book a quick and friendly guide to cactus identification for botanists, amateur naturalists, and cactus enthusiasts alike. The book opens with an illustrated introduction to cactus habitat and anatomy. In Texas Cacti, authors Brian and Shirley Loflin present a concise, fully illustrated field guide to more than one hundred of the cacti most often found in Texas and the surrounding region. The species are then organized by stem shape, with each account featuring detailed color photographs,

Authors of Grasses of the Texas Hill Country, the Loflins also teach nature photography workshops in a variety of venues. BRIAN AND SHIRLEY LOFLIN are independent writers and photographers living in Austin, Texas. Their photographs have appeared in many books and periodicals, including Texas Parks and Wildlife, Outdoor Photographer, and Texas Highways.

Authors of Grasses of the Texas Hill Country, the Loflins also teach nature photography workshops in a variety of venues. About the AuthorBRIAN AND SHIRLEY LOFLIN are independent writers and photographers living in Austin, Texas. Their photographs have appeared in many books and periodicals, including Texas Parks and Wildlife, Outdoor Photographer, and Texas Highways.

Cactus Novice A previous reviewer, "Tom", gave this book only one star because of what he [Tom] interpreted as multiple inaccuracies. Me, I'm not an expert,which is why I bought this book. The photos are certainly good and I'm not in a position to quibble with classification. I did find one i. Excellent Resource Susan L. Stone I really like this book for the most part. I have another one that shows mostly just the flowers, which isn't helpful except during blooming season, which is short. This book shows the whole plant, which is much more helpful. I would appreciate having a more thorough index, but . Not much good for a novice On page 71 a photo depicted as Cylindopuntia tunicata looks like C. grahamii. Page 70 is correct.On page 7Not much good for a novice Thomas G. Birt On page 71 a photo depicted as Cylindopuntia tunicata looks like C. grahamii. Page 70 is correct.On page 74 and 75 there are no photos of Opuntia aureispina. O. camanchica maybe?Page 81 shows a great photo of Opuntia azurea var. parva.Page 86 and 87 do not depict Opuntia chlorot. and 75 there are no photos of Opuntia aureispina. O. camanchica maybe?Page 81 shows a great photo of Opuntia azurea var. parva.Page 86 and 87 do not depict Opuntia chlorot

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