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Fungal Biology: Understanding the Fungal Lifestyle

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By: DH Jennings and G Lysek

166 pages, Col and b/w photos, illus, figs, tabs

BIOS Scientific Publishers

Paperback | Jun 1999 | Edition: 2 | #106756 | ISBN: 1859961088
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About this book

Completely revised and updated, this new edition continues to provide a concise introduction to the fundamental properties and activities of fungi in their natural environment.


Contents

Introduction. Part 1. The Fungal Lifestyle. 2. The Mycelium. 3. The Substrate. 4. Nutrients. Part 2. 5. Water: Living with Desiccation. 6. Oxygen and Lack of it. 7. Using Light. 8. Withstanding Extremes of Temperature. 9. Competitive: Living with Neighbours. Part 3. 10. From Trophophase to Idiophase. 11. Nuclear Relationships. 12. Spores: Dispersive Propagules. 13. Spore Germination: Starting a New Colon. 14. Fungi and Man: Interacting with our Lifestyle.

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