History and Current Status of Systematic Research with Araceae

Copyright © 2000 by Thomas B. Croat
Missouri Botanical Garden
P. O. Box 299
St. Louis, MO 63166

This is the second edition of an article that first appeared in Aroideana, Volume 21, 1998. This document is also available as a PDF file here. Adobe Acrobat Reader™, a free software, is required to view this PDF file.



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______________________________. In prep. Dynamic shoot morphology in root-climbing Araceae: Philodendron rudgeanum and P. fragrantissimum (Hook) G. Don. Feddes Repert.

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