Pulses in Ethiopia, their taxonomy and agricultural significance

E. Westphal

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Abstract

<p/>The book is the first in a series of publications on Ethiopian useful plants. It treats 19 papilionaceous crops, both from a taxonomic and an agricultural standpoint.<p/>Special chapters are dedicated to the physical and biological environment, the agro-ecological regions in which the country can be divided, the agricultural systems, and some taxonomic problems with special reference to 'cultivar' taxonomy.<p/>The extensive botanical description of each taxon is accompanied by a full-page drawing, photographs of the seeds, lists of synonyms, literature and names, and details on taxonomic problems, occurrence, ecology, husbandry, uses and protein content.<p/>Indices on common and scientific plant names are added.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Ferwerda, J.D., Promotor, External person
  • de Wit, H.C.D., Promotor
Award date15 Mar 1974
Place of PublicationWageningen
Publisher
Print ISBNs9789022005019
Publication statusPublished - 1974

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Ethiopia
taxonomy
agroecological zones
photographs
protein content
ecology
taxon descriptions
cultivars
crops
seeds

Keywords

  • grain legumes
  • agriculture
  • botany
  • ethiopia
  • cultivation
  • cultural methods

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Westphal, E.. / Pulses in Ethiopia, their taxonomy and agricultural significance. Wageningen : Pudoc, 1974. 263 p.
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Westphal, E 1974, 'Pulses in Ethiopia, their taxonomy and agricultural significance', Doctor of Philosophy, Wageningen.

Pulses in Ethiopia, their taxonomy and agricultural significance. / Westphal, E.

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Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

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Westphal E. Pulses in Ethiopia, their taxonomy and agricultural significance. Wageningen: Pudoc, 1974. 263 p.