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preliminary analysis of the palm flora of New Guinea and the Bismarck Archipelago

Frederick B. Essig

preliminary analysis of the palm flora of New Guinea and the Bismarck Archipelago

by Frederick B. Essig

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Published by Division of Botany, Office of Forests in Lae, Papua New Guinea .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Guinea.,
  • Papua New Guinea,
  • Bismarck Archipelago.
    • Subjects:
    • Palms -- New Guinea.,
    • Palms -- Papua New Guinea -- Bismarck Archipelago.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPalm flora of New Guinea.
      StatementFrederick B. Essig.
      SeriesBotany bulletin ;, no. 9
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK495.P17 E84
      The Physical Object
      Pagination39 p., [7] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages39
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4761813M
      LC Control Number78108734

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Preliminary analysis of the palm flora of New Guinea and the Bismarck Archipelago by Frederick B. Essig Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. A preliminary analysis of the palm flora of New Guinea and the Bismarck Archipelago. [Frederick B Essig]. out of 5 stars Birds of New Guinea and the Bismarck Archipelago. Reviewed in the United States on J Verified Purchase.

Most of the photographs in this book are excellent. And, of the species of endemic species found in New Guinea and the Bismark Archipelago, about species are covered (with color photographs) in this by: 6. NORTHERN MELANESIA: NEW GUINEA AND THE BISMARCK ARCHIPELAGO [Robert G Bowman] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Robert G Bowman.

From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. The Birds of Papua New Guinea: Including the Bismarck Archipelago and Bougainville, Volume 1 The Birds of Papua New Guinea: Including the Bismarck Archipelago and Bougainville, Brian J.

Based on a survey of the fossil wood flora of Gebel Qatrani (Rupelian, Fayum, Egypt), three new species of palm stem are described: Palmoxylon araneus Nour-El-Deen, El-Saadawi & Thomas sp. nov Author: John Leslie Dowe. Spriggs, M. The Neolithic and Austronesian expansion within Island Southeast Asia and into the Pacific.

In Chiu, S., and Sand, C. (eds.), From Southeast Asia to the Pacific: Archaeological Perspectives on the Austronesian Expansion and the Lapita Cultural Complex, Center for Archaeological Studies, Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, Academia Sinica, Cited by: New Search eResources User Lists Feedback Help Collection Delivery Times Visitor Update: COVID Ask a Librarian Due to the need to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID) the Library building and reading rooms are closed to visitors until further notice.

New Guinea is the second largest island in the world and many of its ecosystems are as yet relatively intact.

There are 7 endemic families, and the region is the major centre of diversity for pigeons and doves, kingfishers, parrots, honeyeaters and birds of paradise, with an astonishing diversity and morphological variation and including some. from the south coast of Papua New Guinea, with deeper ancestral connections back to Lapita peoples of the Bismarck Archipelago.

Recent discoveries of undecorated pottery dating to – cal BP on Wari Island off the far southeast corner of mainland Papua New Guinea gave partial support to this hypothesis (Negishi and Ono ).

In File Size: 1MB. Bismarck Archipelago and Bougainville. The authors did not define the exact sea area that their list covers.

Coates () in a chapter on Procellariiformes considered the area covered by the political boundaries of Papua New Guinea, including the Bismarck Archipelago and Bougainville, but again did not define the sea area covered. The relatively isolated position, small size, unusual geological formation, including limestone and nickel-rich mineral deposits, and the peculiarities of its palms make Gag Island one of the most.

Papua New Guinea, Bismarck & Admiralty Islands, 1st - 29th August Published by Surfbirds Admin (surfbirds AT ) This was a private Sicklebill Safaris tour to Papua New Guinea for Tom Gullick and Simon Albuquerque. It was designed to find a good selection of the endemics on the island, home to some of the most.

Page 68 - Parts of it are very rough and ridgy, jammed together like field ice, or compacted by rolls of lava which may have swelled up from beneath, but the largest part of the area presents the appearance of huge coiled hawsers, the ropy formation of the lava rendering the illusion almost perfect.

These are riven by deep cracks which emit hot sulphurous vapors/5(6). The Verbenaceæ of the Malayan archipelago: together with those from the Malayan peninsula, the Philippines, the Bismark-archipelago, and the Palau- Marianne- and Caroline-islands / By. Lam, Herman Johannes, Type.

Book. Material. Published material. Publication info. Small islands in the big picture: the formative period of Lapita in the Bismarck Archipelago the south. Here I review briefly the evidence and offer a revised date of cal. BP for the appearance of Lapita pottery that replaces the cal.

BP date that I once supported (Specht and Gosden ). INTRODUCTION. The Fiji Islands comprise a mountainous archipelago in the tropical south-west Pacific with a land area of 18 km 2, approximately half of which is covered in rain is one of the few areas in the wet tropics for which there are good, complete, recent floristic accounts.

Whittier () listed species of mosses, Miller, Whittier & Whittier () included Cited by: Associate Professor Emeritus Department of Integrative Biology - SCA Essig, F. A preliminary analysis of the palm flora of New Guinea and the Bismarck Archipelago.

Papua New Guinea Botany Bulletin #9: Essig, F. A systematic histological study of palm fruits. On New Guinea and its surrounding islands, an assortment of Carlia with weakly tricarinate to smooth dorsal scales has been variously recognized as C.

fusca or members of the fusca group. The C. fusca group has never been defined or characterized explicitly, nor has any other group of Carlia.A preliminary cladistic analysis of the Australian, New Guinean, and Sundan Carlia failed to identify.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. An alien in an archipelago: Spathodea campanulata and the geographic variability of its moth (Lepidoptera) communities in the New Guinea and Bismarck Islands.

Journal of Biogeogra. Book Title. Preliminary notes on the birds and mammals collected by the Menage scientific expedition to the Philippine Islands.

By. Bourns, Frank Swift. Worcester, Dean C. (Dean Conant), Cited by: The Birds of Papual New Guinea [Vols. I and II, complete set] by COATES, Brian J. Alderley, Australia: Dove Press, A near-fine set with some minor handling wear to the jackets.

Two volumes, folio. Lavishly illustrated with color photography. Cloth; dust jackets; slipcase. FIRST EDITION, signed by Coates on the titles of both volumes.Hydrographic maps of the former German possessions in the Pacific including Papua New Guinea, Bougainville in the Solomon Islands, Samoa, the Mariana Islands, Caroline Islands, Palau, Kiautschou (Jiaozhou, Tsingtao, Qingdao) and approaches from the Pacific and Indian Oceans.