The Kingdom of Fungi

Editor/Author Petersen, Jens H.
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Princeton University Press

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ISBN: 978-0-69-115754-2
Category: Science - Botany
Image Count: 542
Book Status: Available
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The Kingdom of Fungi provides an intimate look at the world's astonishing variety of fungi species, from cup fungi and lichens to truffles and tooth fungi, clubs and corals, and jelly fungi and puffballs.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Introducing fungal life
  • Fungal spores
  • Hyphae
  • Kinship
  • The perfect imperfects
  • Fruiting bodies
  • The Ascomycota
  • The Basidiomycota
  • The Zygomycota and other groups
  • Fungal ecology
  • Fungi in the world
  • Fungal future
  • Postscript