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General Technical Report

Title: Trees of Yap: A Field Guide

Author: Falanruw, Marjorie V. Cushing

Date: 2015

Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-249. Hilo, HI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station.

Station ID: GTR-PSW-249

Description: Descriptions, drawings, and photographs are presented for trees found on the Yap Islands in the Federated States of Micronesia. Included are all recorded native trees and most introduced trees as well as new records of native and introduced trees. Additional information is provided on tree distribution, status, vernacular names in Micronesia, and English names when available, along with comments on the species and their uses. An index includes scientific names and their synonyms, including taxonomic updates, families, and vernacular and other common names to assist users in locating tree descriptions.

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Citation

Falanruw, Marjorie V. Cushing. 2015. Trees of Yap: a field guide. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-249. Hilo, HI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station. 268 p.