Flora of the Charleston Mountains, Clark County, Nevada.
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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English



  • Nevada,
  • Charleston Mountains.


  • Botany -- Nevada -- Charleston Mountains.

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Edition Notes

SeriesUniversity of California publications in botany,, v. 24, University of California publications in botany ;, v. 24.
LC ClassificationsQK1 .C2 vol. 24
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 274 p.
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL200870M
LC Control Numbera 51009609

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notes on the flora of the charleston mountains, clark county, nevada v. cactaceaeAuthor: Ira W Clokey. A GEOGRAPHICAL ANALYSIS OF THE FLORA OF CLARK COUNTY, NEVADA1 W. Glen Bradley Nevada Southern University INTRODUCTION. - Clark County is located in the southeastern corner of the state of Nevada, and is bordered by Arizona on the east, California on the south, Nye County on the west, and Lincoln County on the north. The county is 8, square. Clokey began intensive studies of the flora of the Charleston Mountains in southern Nevada in His book, Flora of the Charleston Mountains, Clark County, Nevada was accepted for publication just prior to his death in The International Plant Names Index lists 44 plant names published by Ira Waddell Clokey. List of plants named after him. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): ersitylibrar (external link).