© 1996

Trees IV

  • Y. P. S. Bajaj

Part of the Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry book series (AGRICULTURE, volume 35)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIX
  2. Angiosperm Trees

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. O. J. Crocomo, M. Melo
      Pages 3-17
    3. M. Zenkteler, B. Stefaniak
      Pages 18-30
    4. L. D’Souza, I. D’Silva, S. Mallya, A. C. Augustine, K. Rajendra, K. R. Kulkarni et al.
      Pages 31-49
    5. Hazel Y. Wetzstein, Adriana P. M. Rodriguez, J. Austin Burns, Hazel N. Magner
      Pages 50-75
    6. E. Duhoux, C. Franche, D. Bogusz, D. Diouf, V. Q. Le, H. Gherbi et al.
      Pages 76-94
    7. A. Menéndez-Yuffá, E. G. De García
      Pages 95-119
    8. M. L. Guimarães, M. C. Tomé, G. S. Cruz
      Pages 120-137
    9. V. Chalupa
      Pages 138-154
    10. J. M. Canhoto, G. S. Cruz
      Pages 155-171
    11. N. Hammatt
      Pages 172-193
    12. M. A. L. Smith
      Pages 194-204
    13. W. A. Shipton, B. R. Jackes
      Pages 205-216
    14. S. Hisajima
      Pages 217-230
    15. T. J. Banko, M. A. Stefani
      Pages 231-243
    16. A. C. James, R. A. Harris, S. H. Mantell
      Pages 244-268
    17. J.-C. Yang, C.-K. Ho, Z.-Z. Chen, S.-H. Chang
      Pages 269-290
    18. M. Jordan
      Pages 291-307
    19. C. A. Pontikis
      Pages 308-320

About this book


This volume presents twenty-four chapters on the biotechnology of trees and deals with the importance, distribution, conventional propagation, micropropagation, review of tissue culture studies, in vitro culture, and genetic manipulation of forest, fruit and ornamental trees, such as various species of Acrocomia, Ailanthus, Anacardium, Allocasuarina, Carya, Casuarina, Coffea, Cyphomandra, Fagus, Feijoa, Fraxinus, Gymnocladus, Leptospermum, Metroxylon, Oxydendrum, Paeonia, Paulownia, Pouteria, Psidium, Quercus. Included are also five chapters on gymnosperm trees, such as Abies fraseri, Cephalotaxus, Pinus durangensis, P. greggii, P. halepensis, P. pinea, and Tetraclinis articulata.
Trees IV is a valuable reference book for scientists, teachers, and students of forestry, botany, genetics and horticulture, who are interested in tree biotechnology.


Baum Biotechnologie Forstwissenschaft Gewebekultur, pflanzlich Pflanzen Tree biotechnology biotechnology, plants botanics forest forestry plants tissue culture

Editors and affiliations

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    • 1
  1. 1.India

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Trees IV
  • Authors Y. P. S. Bajaj
  • Series Title Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-60547-8
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-08226-9
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-662-10617-4
  • Series ISSN 0934-943X
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIX, 428
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Agriculture
    Plant Sciences
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