Poisonous Plants And Animals Of Florida And The Caribbean

Author: David W. Nellis
Editor: Pineapple Press Inc
ISBN: 9781561641116
Size: 20,34 MB
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-- By identifying dangerous organisms, this book makes life safer for those who encounter the exuberant diversity of nature in the American tropics -- Part One illustrates and describes each poisonous plant and animal in a nontechnical manner -- Part Two provides in-depth information of the toxins, symptoms, and treatments presently recorded in the scientific literature, as well as beneficial uses and folklore -- A must for campers, hikers, bicyclists, kayakers -- anyone who spends time in the Florida outdoors

Edible And Poisonous Plants Of Northern California

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This book is filled with fascinating facts, recipes and stories about common plants found growing wild in northern California. Every vacant lot, park, open space and empty field contains some of the characters in this book. Get ready to meet a variety of common weeds with uncommon stories. There will be sinister plants with deadly reputations, and friendly vegetables disguised as weeds. Over fifty detailed drawings will help you to recognize some of the plant personalities. And this is important, because after reading you will want to get off that couch and meet these plants. These "weeds" grow all around, from Sacramento to San Francisco, Monterey to San Jose. we are surrounded by a silent plant community. Learn what it has to say to you between the covers of this book.

Poisonous Plants Of Zimbabwe

Author: Soul Shava
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Size: 18,97 MB
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Poisonous Plants

Author: Dietrich Frohne
Editor: Timber Press (OR)
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Size: 10,98 MB
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"The first edition of Poisonous Plants was extremely well received, praised for its combination of wide coverage, ease of use and superb color illustrations. The second edition is a complete revision and contains over 50% additional text and illustrative material, with special attention to North America. The new edition of this practical reference work will be valued by a wide range of professional groups for many years to come."--BOOK JACKET.

Poisonous Plants Of Malaysia

Author: A. Salam Abdullah
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Poisonous Plants Of The United States And Canada

Author: John Merriam Kingsbury
Editor: Prentice Hall
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Size: 16,87 MB
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Covers all plants which have proven deadly or in which toxity has clearly been established

Poisonous Plants Of Wyoming

Author: Orville Andrew Beath
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Poisonous Plants In Britain And Their Effects On Animals And Man

Author: Marion R. Cooper
Editor: The Stationery Office/Tso
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Size: 11,10 MB
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Poisonous Plants And Related Toxins

Author: Thomas Acamovic
Editor: CABI
ISBN: 9781845933586
Size: 10,47 MB
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This book presents refereed and edited papers from the 6th International Symposium on Poisonous Plants, held in Scotland in August 2001. It covers a range of topics from plant biochemistry to toxic effects in animals (particularly grazing farmed animals) and humans. The contents include the evolution of antinutrients and toxins in plants, biomedical applications of toxins in plants, isolation, identification and effects of plant and fungal toxins and the effect of plant toxins on aversion to plants in animal diets.

A Guide To Poisonous House And Garden Plants

Author: Anthony Knight
Editor: CRC Press
ISBN: 1591610281
Size: 12,30 MB
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This title is an excellent resource to help indentify poisonous plants in the home and garden and contains the most current information about plant toxicity in dogs and cats. This essential reference allows veterinarians to not only identify poisonous plants, but also includes the toxic properties of the plant and the clinical signs that can be expected in animals that ingest the plants. This instrumental guide contains detailed discussions on the plant toxins, the plant parts that are most dangerous and the first aid that should be considered. The title includes 192 domestic and exotic plant species, with an emphasis on plants typically found in and around the home. This user friendly guide is organized alphabetically by the plant’s botanical name, while the index includes common names listed to help find the specific plant in question. The 350 high quality color photos also assist the practitioner in accurate plant identification. The highly visual, easily accessible format make this title an ideal toxically reference for small animal practitioners. Published by Teton New Media in the USA and distributed by Manson Publishing outside of North America.