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Economic Botany

, Volume 49, Issue 4, pp 433–439 | Cite as

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  • Daniel F. Austin
  • Jack B. Fisher
  • Sandra K. Austin
  • Alan Hickman
  • Neil A. Harriman
  • Susan Carty
  • Michael J. Balick
  • Mary Eubanks
  • Gail Wagner
  • Thomas E. Hemmerly
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniel F. Austin
  • Jack B. Fisher
    • 1
  • Sandra K. Austin
    • 2
  • Alan Hickman
    • 3
  • Neil A. Harriman
    • 4
  • Susan Carty
    • 5
  • Michael J. Balick
    • 6
  • Mary Eubanks
    • 7
  • Gail Wagner
    • 8
  • Thomas E. Hemmerly
    • 9
  1. 1.Fairchild Tropical GardenMiami
  2. 2.Broward Community CollegeCoconut Creek
  3. 3.California Botanical Garden of Toxic And Economic PlantsStockton
  4. 4.Biology DepartmentUniversity of Wisconsin—OshkoshOshkosh
  5. 5.Department of BiologyHeidelberg CollegeTiffin
  6. 6.Institute of Economic BotanyThe New York Botanical GardenBronx
  7. 7.Department of BotanyDuke UniversityDurham
  8. 8.Department of AnthropologyUniversity of South CarolinaColumbia
  9. 9.Middle Tennessee StateUniversity Murfreesboro

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