A Handbook of the World’s Conifers - COMPLETED 2010
A comprehensive guide to the families, genera and species of conifers in the world.
This book (2 volumes, 1111 pp.) was compiled from Aljos Farjon's BRAHMS Conifer Database and written in 2006-2009. It treats 8 families, 70 genera and 615 species + infraspecific taxa with synonymy, descriptions, keys, notes on geography, ecology, uses and conservation for each species. The volumes are also richly illustrated. For a review, see Rudi Schmid in Taxon 59: 1951-1955 (2010).