Leading scientists in the field trace the evolution of the one of the most ancient major branches of flowering plants.Knowledge of those processes responsible for the origin and the maintenance of diversity has implications beyond simply ... significant challenges, particularly in species-rich areas of the tropics (Thomas et al., 2004; Hannah and Lovejoy, 2007 ). ... of environmental tolerances and occupy almost all major terrestrial biomes, from rainforests to savannas to tundra. Knowledge of the climatic, evolutionary and geographical factors that determine species richness can shed light on the roleanbsp;...
|Title||:||Early Events in Monocot Evolution|
|Author||:||Paul Wilkin, Simon J. Mayo|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2013-05-30|