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H. G. Richter and M. J. Dallwitz

General References

Computing

Dallwitz, M.J. 1980. A general system for coding taxonomic descriptions. Taxon 29, 41–6.

Dallwitz, M.J. 2000 onwards. A comparison of interactive identification programs. http://delta-intkey.com

Dallwitz, M.J., Paine, T.A., and Zurcher, E.J. 1993 onwards. User’s guide to the DELTA System: a general system for processing taxonomic descriptions. 4th edition. http://delta-intkey.com

Dallwitz, M.J., Paine, T.A., and Zurcher, E.J. 1995 onwards. User’s guide to Intkey: a program for interactive identification and information retrieval. 1st edition. http://delta-intkey.com

Dallwitz, M.J., Paine, T.A., and Zurcher, E.J. 1998. Interactive keys. In ‘Information Technology, Plant Pathology and Biodiversity’, pp. 201–212. (Eds P. Bridge, P. Jeffries, D. R. Morse, and P. R. Scott.) (CAB International: Wallingford.)

Dallwitz, M.J., Paine, T.A. and Zurcher, E.J. 2000 onwards. Principles of interactive keys. http://delta-intkey.com

Watson, L., Dallwitz, M.J., Gibbs, A.J., and Pankhurst, R.J. 1988. Automated taxonomic descriptions. In ‘Prospects in Systematics’, pp. 292–304. (Ed. D. L. Hawksworth.) (Clarendon Press: Oxford.)

Wood anatomy

Asia

Soerianegara, I. and Lemmens, R.H.M.J. (eds). 1993, 1995. Plant resources of South-East Asia 5. (1) Timber trees: Major commercial timbers. (2) Timber trees: minor commercial timbers.

Balan Menon, P.K. 1971. The anatomy and identification of Malaysian hardwoods. Malayan Forest Records No. 27, Forest Research Institute Malaysia.

Wong, T.M. 1982. A dictionary of Malaysian timbers. Malaysian Forest Records No. 30. Forest Research Institute Malaysia.

South and Central America

Cobra Fedalto, L. et al. 1989. Madeiras da Amazonia. IBAMA, Laboratorio de Produtos Florestais, Brasilia.

Dechamps, R. 1979, 1980. Étude anatomique de bois d’Amerique du Sud. Volume I+II. Musee Royal de l’Afrique Centrale, Annales Serie IN-8, Siences Economiques No. 10 + No. 11.

Detienne, P. and Jacquet, P. 1983. Atlas d’identification des bois de l’Amazonie e de régions voisines. Centre Technique Forestier Tropical, Nogent-sur-Marne.

Espinoza de Pernia, N. and Miller, R.B. 1991. Venezuelan woods, coded descriptions for wood identification under the DELTA/INTKEY system. Unpublished.

Richter, H.G. 1968. General, macro and microscopic characteristics of 113 Panamanian species. FAO Internal Report.

Africa

Chalk, L. and Burtt Davy, J. (eds). 1932–1939. Forest trees and timbers of the British Empire. Volumes I–IV. Clarendon Press, Oxford.

Fouarge, J. et al. 1953. Bois du Congo. Inst. Nat. pour l’étude agronomique du Congo Belge.

Fouarge, J. et al. 1964. Bois du Mayombé. Inst. National pour l’Étude Agronomique du Congo Belge.

Lebacq, L. 1955–1963. Atlas anatomique des bois du Congo Belge. Inst. Nat. pour l’Étude Agronomique du Congo Belge, Volume I–V.

Normand, D. and Paquis, J. 1976. Manuel d’identification des bois commerciaux. Tome 2: Afrique guinéo-congolaise. CTFT Nogent-sur-Marne.


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