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Tropical forests and their crops, Nigel J.H. Smith [and others]

Label
Tropical forests and their crops
Title
Tropical forests and their crops
Statement of responsibility
Nigel J.H. Smith [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Nigel J. H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tropical crops
  • Tree crops
  • Forest products
  • Forest germplasm resources conservation
  • Cultures tropicales
  • Plantations ligneuses
  • Produits forestiers
  • Forêts
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Forest germplasm resources conservation
  • Forest products
  • Tree crops
  • Tropical crops
  • Tropics
  • Regenwouden
  • Pflanzen
  • Tropischer Regenwald
  • Cultures tropicales
  • Forêt et sylviculture
  • Boisement
  • Produits forestiers
  • Forêts
Label
Tropical forests and their crops, Nigel J.H. Smith [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-548) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Preface; A Note on Technical Terms; 1 A Threatened Resource; Distribution and composition of tropical forests; Centers of diversity; Biodiversity, deforestation, and population growth; Driving forces; Crop gene pools; 2 Beverage and Confectionery Crops; Coffee; Cacao; Cupuaçu; 3 Major Fruits of the Forest; Mango; Citrus; Pineapple; Avocado; Guava; Papaya; Sapodilla; Passionfruit; 4 Regional Fruits; Durian; Rambutan; Annonaceous fruits; African plum; Indian jujube; 5 Rubber, Oils, and Resins; Rubber; Oil palm; Balsams; Tropical pines; 6 Daily Bread; Bananas and plantains
  • BreadfruitPeach palm; Sago palm; 7 Fuelwood, Fodder, and Woody Grasses; Leucaena; Bamboos; 8 Spices and Natural Food Colorants; Clove; Cinnamon and cassia; Vanilla; Annatto; 9 Nuts; Cashew; Brazil nut; Macadamia; 10 A New Cornucopia; The plant domestication process; A starting point for the search; Some crop candidates; Prospects for adoption; 11 Conservation Strategies; Ex situ conservation; In situ conservation; 12 Realizing the Potential; Conservation and sustainable development; Secure resource bases; Reaping the harvest; Research priorities for marginal lands; The quarantine bottleneck
  • Personnel requirementsFinding a way forward; APPENDIX 1. Domesticated Perennial Species with Wild Populations in Tropical Forests; APPENDIX 2. Abbreviations of Institutions Involved in Collecting, Maintaining, and/or Breeding Tropical Perennial Crops; APPENDIX 3. Common Names and Distribution of Avocado's Relatives; APPENDIX 4. Avocado Accessions in Germplasm Collections; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn681175801
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 568 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501717949
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv1krqxk
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)681175801
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Tropical forests and their crops, Nigel J.H. Smith [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-548) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Preface; A Note on Technical Terms; 1 A Threatened Resource; Distribution and composition of tropical forests; Centers of diversity; Biodiversity, deforestation, and population growth; Driving forces; Crop gene pools; 2 Beverage and Confectionery Crops; Coffee; Cacao; Cupuaçu; 3 Major Fruits of the Forest; Mango; Citrus; Pineapple; Avocado; Guava; Papaya; Sapodilla; Passionfruit; 4 Regional Fruits; Durian; Rambutan; Annonaceous fruits; African plum; Indian jujube; 5 Rubber, Oils, and Resins; Rubber; Oil palm; Balsams; Tropical pines; 6 Daily Bread; Bananas and plantains
  • BreadfruitPeach palm; Sago palm; 7 Fuelwood, Fodder, and Woody Grasses; Leucaena; Bamboos; 8 Spices and Natural Food Colorants; Clove; Cinnamon and cassia; Vanilla; Annatto; 9 Nuts; Cashew; Brazil nut; Macadamia; 10 A New Cornucopia; The plant domestication process; A starting point for the search; Some crop candidates; Prospects for adoption; 11 Conservation Strategies; Ex situ conservation; In situ conservation; 12 Realizing the Potential; Conservation and sustainable development; Secure resource bases; Reaping the harvest; Research priorities for marginal lands; The quarantine bottleneck
  • Personnel requirementsFinding a way forward; APPENDIX 1. Domesticated Perennial Species with Wild Populations in Tropical Forests; APPENDIX 2. Abbreviations of Institutions Involved in Collecting, Maintaining, and/or Breeding Tropical Perennial Crops; APPENDIX 3. Common Names and Distribution of Avocado's Relatives; APPENDIX 4. Avocado Accessions in Germplasm Collections; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn681175801
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 568 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781501717949
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv1krqxk
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)681175801
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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