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Fungi Without Gills (Hymenomycetes and Gasteromycetes): An Identification Handbook

Flora / FaunaIdentification Key

By: MB Ellis and JP Ellis

340 pages, 543 line illus

Chapman & Hall

Hardback | Dec 1990 | #9652 | ISBN: 0412369702
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NHBS Price: £199.99 $262/€223 approx

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An identification handbook to the 974 known species of fungi which do not form their spores on gills, a group which includes some of the more familiar fungi such as beefsteak fungus, puffballs and truffles. Contains simple, easy to use keys together with full index and glossary, aimed at professional and amateur mycologists.

An identification manual which will be a work-horse for many mycologists...congratualtions to the authors for a book which hopefully will be purchased by many and used regularly. Society for General Microbiology; identification handbook designed to enable professional and amateur mycologists to name more easily many fungi which do not form their spores on gills


Part 1 Non-gilled Hymenomycetes: key to genera; descriptions of genera and species, with keys. Part 2 Gasteromycetes: key to genera; descriptions of genera and species, with keys.

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