By Bernard Goffinet,A. Jonathan Shaw

Bryophyte Biology presents an in depth review of the hornworts, liverworts, and mosses; varied teams of land crops that occupy an excellent number of habitats through the international. This new version covers crucial features of bryophyte biology, from morphology, physiological ecology and conservation, to speciation, and genomics. Revised classifications comprise contributions from fresh phylogenetic experiences. Six new chapters supplement absolutely up-to-date chapters from the unique booklet to supply a very updated source. New chapters specialize in the contributions of Physcomitrella to plant genomic study, inhabitants ecology of bryophytes, mechanisms of drought tolerance, a phylogenomic point of view on land plant evolution, and difficulties and development of bryophyte speciation and conservation. Written through leaders within the box, this ebook deals an authoritative remedy of bryophyte biology, with wealthy quotation of the present literature, compatible for complex scholars and researchers.

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