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Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Mushrooms

Field / Identification Guide
  • This accessible guide provides comprehensive detail on 158 of the most common British and European species of mushrooms
  • A short introduction provides tips on identifying mushrooms and outlines mushroom anatomy
  • Species are illustrated with more than 200 of the author's stunning colour photographs
  • Each species account includes a general introduction, key features, dimensions, spore print, habitat and season

Series: Bloomsbury Pocket Guides

By: John C Harris (Author)

192 pages, 200+ colour photos

Bloomsbury Publishing

Paperback | Sep 2014 | #211730 | ISBN-13: 9781472909794
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £9.99 $13/€12 approx

About this book

Bloomsbury Pocket Guide to Mushrooms covers 158 of the most common mushrooms found in the UK and also in northern and central Europe, each mushroom is identified and presented with expert photography in this informative yet highly portable book. It is as visually impressive as it is easy to use, with many stunning full-page images to support the authoritative text.


Contents

Introduction

BASIDIOMYCETES (Mushrooms with Gills)
Russulas, Milkcaps, Waxcaps, Bonnets, Funnels, Knights, Tricholoma Allies, Honey Fungi, Deceivers,
Parachutes, Toughshanks, False Chanterelle, Parasols, Dapperlings, Amanitas, Pinkgills, Blewits,
Pinkgills, Shields, Webcaps, Fibrecaps, Rustgills, Scalycaps, Poisonpies, Fibrecaps and similar species, Tufts and Woodtufts, Fieldcaps, Mushrooms, Fieldcaps, Roundheads, Psilocybe,
Brittlestems, Weeping Widow, Inkcaps, Mottlegills, Oysters, Oysterlings, Spikes, Chanterelles,
Boletes, Bracket Fungi, Toothed Fungi, Puffballs, Earthballs, Earthstars, Bird’s Nest Fungi, Stinkhorns, Club Fungi, Cauliflower Fungi, Coral Fungi, Jelly Fungi and similar species

ASCOMYCETES (Spore Shooters)
Morels, Saddles, Cup Fungi, Jelly Discs, Xylariaceae, Truffles

Glossary
Index


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