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Guppy, H.B. 1917.
Plants, seeds, and currents in the West Indies and Azores:
the results of investigations carried out in those regions between 1906 and 1914.

Table of Contents

Chapter Contents Page
I West Indian Beach Drift 1
II The West Indian Drift on European Shores 20
III The currents of the Atlantic and the tracks of drifting seeds as illustrated by bottle drift 46
IV The similarity between the West Indian and West African littoral floras as explained by curents 83
V Rhizophora mangle and the plants of the great morass of the Black River District in Jamaica 96
VI The larger foreign drift of the Turks Islands 111
VII The larger foreign drift of the Turks Islands (continued) 138
VIII Miscallaneous plants 166
IX Miscallaneous plants (continued) 197
X Miscallaneous plants (continued) 225
XI The general characters and geological structure of the Turks Islands 254
XII The flora of the Turks Island 277
XIII The current-connections in the southern hemisphere 294
XIV Differentiation 313
XV Distribution 323
XVI The influence of the divergence of the continents on the distribution of Sphagnum and Carex 332
XVII The Azores 359
XVIII The Azores (continued) 389
XIX The Azores (continued) 417
  Appendix 441
  Index 505


Maps and Illustrations

West Indian seeds and fruits represented in European beach-drift Frontispiece
The ocean currents to face page 46
The Turks Islands 254
The Island of Pico, Azores 359

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