Publication: Botanical series, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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Field Museum of Natural History, 1902 - Botany
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Page 68 - Full lists of the publications of the Museum may be found in the current catalogues of the publications of the Smithsonian Institution. Papers intended for publication in the Proceedings and Bulletin of the National Museum are referred to the Committee on Publications, composed as follows: TH Bean (chairman), A.
Page 219 - Petals apparently remaining on the plant longer than those of L. alternifolia, which, as Dr. Millspaugh observes, commonly fall away when the plant is shocked.
Page 210 - Plant larger and stronger; leaflets broad below, usually triangular-ovate, doubly serrate with small teeth, and more or less notched and jagged ; peduncles longer, straighter and stouter, habituously more numerous and more conspicuously overtopping the leaves; flowers very large (sometimes two inches aeross) ; sepals uniformly larger, some of them much prolonged and leaf-like and conspicuously lobed (sometimes becoming an inch long and wide) ; fruit much larger.
Page 123 - ... conidia, which also are about twice as large as in G. Venetum Speg. MYXOSPORIUM Link. M. LUTEM E. & E., Proc. Phila. Acad., 1893, 458. TYPE HABITAT : On bark Hicoria ovata, April to July. 1893 (Nuttall, discov. 1015, 79). E. & ENAF 2953. Fungi Columbiani 150. Stroma globose-conical, light yellow, .75 to i mm.
Page 118 - Spots irregular, subangular, partly limited by the veinlets t of the leaf, often elongated and acute at one end, brownishblack, with an irregularly shaped white center, which is well defined, angular, 3 to 5 mm. in the longer diameter. Perithecia epiphyllous, but also visible below, small (65 to 75 /*), scattered, dark.
Page 137 - Aralia spinosa, alt. i.Joo ft., Aug. 18, 1893 (Nuttall, 1173, 140). H. NUTTALLII E. & E., Proc. Phila. Acad., 346 (1894). TYPE HABITAT : On bark of dead Magnolia Fraseri at Glade Creek, May, 1894 (Nuttall, discov. 1494, 477). Stromata gregarious, subconfluent, depressed-hemispherical or strongly convex, 3 to 6 mm. diameter, purplishblack, mammillose. Perithecia small (about .25 mm.) scattered irregularly through the stroma, which is rather soft and brownish within. Ostiola crowning the mammillose...
Page 186 - Plants bright glossy green, stems matted below by a red tomentum, leafy nearly to apex, rlenudate roughened above, with a few leaves at summit ; leaves erect or secund, straight or curled and twisted, often 5 mm. long, narrowly subulate from a short, thick base, caducous ones with a long, slender, smooth point; persistent ones serrate, blade inflexed cells densely chlorophyllose, filled with oil globules, those of the basal angles, clear.
Page 134 - Perithecia numerous, often 50 to 70 in a stroma, 100 to 120 p diameter, closely packed, their slender necks terminating in obtusely conical, 4 cleft, black, densely crowded ostiola erumpent in a brown disk surrounded by the ruptured epidermis. The disk is soon obliterated, so that only the erowded, black, subshining ostiola are seen. Asci clavatefusoid, p. sp. 25 to 30 x 4 ii.
Page 77 - ... still in virgin forests where the ax of man has never found its way, and where magnificent specimens of forest growth stand thickly side by side and reach a towering height, no finer view of standing timber may be had within the confines of the Union. These splendid forests covering over twenty-three thousand square miles yield nearly every species found in the north. Here trees grow to such size that ordinary methods will not suffice to handle them, and are frequently so densely compact that...
Page 172 - CLAVARIA Vaill. C. AMETHYSTINA Bull. On ground, June 20, 1893 (Nuttall, 993) C. PYXIDATA Pers. On rotten log, June 10, 1893 (Nuttall, 975). C. FORMOSA Pers. On ground in laurel thicket, and deep woods, alt. 2,000 ft., July 9, 1893. Spores 12.5 x 5 /* (Nuttall, 1085). C. FLACCIDA Fr. On leaf mold, in deep woods, Grant Co., near Bayard (Millspaugh). C. FUSIFORMIS Sowerb. On low ground in open woods, alt. 2,000 ft., July 9, 1893 (Nuttall, 1086). C. JUNCEA Fr. On leaf mold in bottom of dead hollow stump....

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