International Carnivorous Plant Society

Carnivorous Plant Newsletter Archive

Keywords

 

Keywords are formatted in the index:

key1: modifier1; key2: modifier2; key3: modifier3

For example

travelogue: California (USA); cultivation: bog-garden

 

Keys and modifiers used

Key

Modifier (see below for modifiers in parenthses)

arts:

graphics, poetry, etc.

 

(fiction)

 

(graphics)

 

(poetry)

 

(stamps)

 

(taxa)

carnivory:

about the deed itself

 

(nutrients)

 

(pigmentation)

 

(prey)

 

(taxa)

chemistry:

technical details

 

(habitat)

 

(photosynthesis)

 

(pigmentation)

 

(plant)

 

(taxa)

computers:

computer related

 

(internet)

conservation:

laws, events, etc.

 

(regulations)

 

(biodiversity)

 

(World Conservation Union)

 

(reports)

 

(taxa)

cultivar:

cultivar registration

 

(taxa)

cultivation:

cultivation methods, include area, see live collections

 

(bog-garden, greenhouse, terrarium)

 

(carbon dioxide)

 

(fertilizers)

 

(hazards)

 

(hormones)

 

(lighting)

 

(location)

 

(pesticides)

 

(planting media)

 

(pollination)

 

(security)

 

(seed treatment)

 

(Superthrive™)

 

(taxa)

 

(tissue culture)

 

(water)

ecology:

plant habitats, multispecies interactions

 

(arthropods)

 

(location)

 

(taxa)

 

(wetlands)

editorial:

CD ROM only

 

(policies)

 

(staff)

evolution:

evolutionary theory

 

(taxa)

field studies:

more technical than a travelogue

 

(location)

 

(pigmentation)

 

(taxa)

genetics:

often lab based, see evolution

 

(taxa)

 

(colchicine)

history:

historical accounts

 

(graphics)

 

(personae)

 

(taxa)

 

(location)

keys:

dichotomous key

 

(location)

 

(taxa)

literature:

books and literature lists, not book reviews

 

(taxa)

live collections:

collection reports, see cultivation

 

(location)

 

(taxa)

new taxa:

species descriptions

 

(location)

 

(taxa)

observations:

things observed about a plant

 

(location)

 

(pigmentation)

 

(taxa)

outreach:

communications with the world

 

(education)

 

(events)

 

(news media)

 

(societies)

photography:

aspects of photography, photo-essays

 

(taxa)

physiology:

aspects of plant structures

 

(taxa)

poaching:

theft reports and related issues

 

(location)

 

(taxa)

practical uses

medicines, etc

 

(taxa)

recollections

memories of people, etc

 

(personae)

taxonomy:

taxonomy studies, contrast with keys

 

(herbaria)

 

(taxa)

travelogue:

where I went, what I saw; less technical than field studies

 

(location)

 

(taxa)

 

Keyword modifiers

Modifier

Meaning

algicides

aligicide use

arthropods

critters

bog-garden

growing plants outside or in mass plantings

carbon dioxide

generators in cultivation

colchicine

in genetics

education

school situations

events

meetings, shows

fertilizers

used in cultivation

fiction

short stories, etc.

general

do not use!

graphics

artwork

greenhouse

growing in greenhouse settings

habitat

soil measurements, other parameters

hazards

usually sporotrichosis

herbaria

preserved plant collections

hormones

includes gibberellic acid

hybrids

see listing under taxa.

internet

online resources

lighting

lighting sources

nutrients

usually compounds absorbed via carnivory

outreach

contact with the media, events

personae

various CP scientists or characters

pesticides

pesticides used in cultivation

photosynthesis

various details

pigmentation

colour types usually seen in the field

plant

internal plant measurements, often with chemistry

planting media

soil types used in cultivation

poetry

bad poetry

policies

submitting articles, etc.

pollination

usually techniques in cultivation

prey

usually types of prey consumed

regulations

CITES, etc.

reports

news from the world

security

theft, etc, used with cultivation

seed treatment

usually used with cultivation

societies

CP groups

staff

editorials, officer’s hello

stamps

stamp related

tepuis

tepui related issues

terrarium

under glass cultivation

tissue culture

in-vitro cultivation

wetlands

wetland issues

World Conservation Union

reports from the SSC

   

Taxa

 
 

Drosera petiolaris complex

 

European Pinguicula

 

fruit flies

 

fungus

 

hybrids (i.e. use as cultivation: Nepenthes cultivation: hybrids)

 

Lentibulariaceae

 

Mexican Pinguicula

 

pygmy Drosera

 

tuberous Drosera

   

Location

 

State (Country)

 
 

Florida (USA)

 

Ontario (Canada)

 

Western Australia (Australia)

 

Jalisco (Mexico)

Country/Area

 
 

Czech Republic

 

Europe

 

Great Britain

 

Guinea

 

Irian Jaya (Indonesia)

 

Italy

 

Malaysia

 

Micronesia

 

New Caledonia

 

Philippines

 

Sarawak (Malaysia)

 

Sierra Leone

 

Seychelles

 

Singapore

 

South America

 

Sumatra (Indonesia)

 

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