All back issues of the ASBS Newsletter from No. 1 (March 1974) are now available for download in PDF format via our online Newsletter Archive.
Hard copy back issues are available from Number 27 (May 1981) onwards, excluding Numbers 29, 31, 60, 84–86, 89–91, 99, 100, 103, and 137–139.
ASBS Newsletter No. 53: Systematic Status of Large Flowering Plant Genera
Edited by Helen Hewson, 1987
This Newsletter issue includes the reports from the February 1986 Boden Conference on the "Systematic Status of Large Flowering Plant Genera". The reports cover: the genus concept; the role of cladistics in generic delimitation; geographic range and the genus concepts; the value of chemical characters, pollination syndromes, and breeding systems as generic determinants; and generic concepts in the Asteraceae, Chenopodiaceae, Epacridaceae, Cassia, Acacia, and Eucalyptus.
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