GUIDE TO THE FUNGI OF THE IBERIAN PENINSULA, CourtecuisseEdiciones OMEGA
Excellent guide of mushrooms with more than 3000 species present in the Iberian Peninsula, Europe and North Africa. Buy this fantastic Mycological Guide made by Cortecuisse and Duhem
La Casa de las Setas presents this fantastic mushroom guide by the prestigious mycologists Courtecuisse and Duhem, La Guía de los Hongos de la Península Ibérica
Thanks to its macroscopic keys of determination, this mushroom guide allows us to recognize more than 3000 species of mushrooms and fungi that grow all over Europe.
The books 160 color plates represent 1751 species of mushrooms and fungi. The text provides the description and details concerning smell, taste, dimensions, habitat, environment, distribution and also the level of edibility or toxicity.
It also presents the names of mushrooms and fungi in Latin, Spanish, Catalan, Basque, Galician, Portuguese, Italian, French, English and German.
The book is completed by a glossary, a directory of Spanish mythological societies, a bibliography and indexes.
Table of contents:Geographical area covered by this work.Preface. Preface.Foreword: Objectives of this work - Role and importance of amateur mycologists in contemporary mycology - Acknowledgments.Definition of the fungal kingdom: Characteristics and differential characteristics - Definition - Possible origins. The fungal organism: Life and functioning: Morphology - Life cycle - Physiology - Biology.Mycology: Science and study of fungi: Taxonomy, systematics and nomenclature - Importance of fungi in different fields. Collection and study of the fungi studied in this work with an illustrated glossary of descriptive terms. Protection of fungi: conservation and environmental aspects of mycology. Intoxications due to higher fungi. Classification of fungi. Key to macroscopic determination.plates and core of the work: Taxonomic limits - Structure and functioning of the descriptions - Abbreviations used - Some observations on the plates. Texts and plates - General glossary. Mycological societies of Spain. Index of scientific names. Index of vulgar names. Alphabetical directory of authorities. Some bibliographical notes. Index of figures.
TECHNICAL DATAAuthor(s): R. Courtecuisse, B. DuhemBinding: HardcoverPrinting: ColorNumber of pages: 488Includes 160 color platesYear of publication: 2005Translator(s): Fortes, M.J.ISBN: 978-84-282-1401-8Measures: 19 (W) x 13 (H) cm
- Tipo de guía
- Guía micológica