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Willis, JH 1991 , 'Flora of Table Cape' , Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, vol. 124, no. 2 , pp. 173-178 , doi: 10.26749/rstpp.124.2.173.

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Historical notes are provided on the original vegetation of Table Cape before its alteration by extensive agricultural clearing,as well as a description of the current vegetation. Floristic details of the four major current habitats are given. A census is presented of 248 species of vascular plants, bryophytes, and lichens, including exotics, recorded at the Cape between 1832 and 1967.

Item Type: Article
Authors/Creators:Willis, JH
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library
Journal or Publication Title: Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
ISSN: 0080-4703
DOI / ID Number: 10.26749/rstpp.124.2.173
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
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This Symposium is a tribute to the botanical work of Dr. Winifred M. Curtis AM, work largely concerned with Tasmanian plants. Scientific and public knowledge of the Tasmania flora has been greatly enhanced by her contributions.
Edited by M.R. Banks, S.J. Smith, A.E. Orchard and G. Kantvilas. – Copyright Royal Society of Tasmania

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