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Fungi Fimicoli Italici [English / Italian]: A Guide to the Recognition of Basidiomycetes and Ascomycetes Living on Faecal Material / Guida al Riconoscimento dei Basidiomiceti e degli Ascomiceti che Vivono su Materia Fecale

Flora / FaunaIdentification KeyMonograph

By: Francesco Doveri (Author)

1104 pages, 24 plates with 158 colour photos; b/w line drawings

Associazione Micologica Bresadola

Hardback | Dec 2004 | #138355
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NHBS Price: £137.00 $168/€154 approx

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Language: Bilingual in English and Italian

Contains a key and description of about 290 taxa with their respective original diagnoses, and also includes a glossary, an index of the treated and mentioned species, microscopic plates, and an update of the classic dichotomous keys to the main genera of fimicolous (= dung-living) fungi. The work has a greater significance than one might expect from the title, since many of the fungi treated are easily spread, through cattle freight for example, so they are not only observable in Italy or neighbouring regions but also in many other European countries, and other continents.

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