Genus Russula in the Iberian PeninsulaLibreria Jakinbide
The largest monographic mushroom guide dedicated to the genus russula
This book collects, studies and systematizes the entire genus russula of the Iberian Peninsula. In addition to its scientific appeal, its presentation with all the russulas photographed and analyzed with cards, makes it a unique book not only for specialists in mycology and mushroom enthusiasts, but also as a gift. For each species, macroscopic characters, ecology, discussion, observations and detailed microscopy are covered.
The general contents of the book Genus Russula in the Iberian Peninsula are: Prologue. Introduction. Acknowledgments. The genus Russula: definition and location. Study of the macroscopic characters (the cap or pileus, the laminae, the spore mass, the foot or stipe, the flesh). Reagents and macrochemical reactions (definition of macrochemical reaction, reagents to be used). Study of microscopic characters (pileus coat, pileus coat typology, spore, hymenium). Reagents and stains for microscopic analysis. Biotic and abiotic factors. Main habitats of the genus Russula. Notes on toxicity and mycogastronomy of the genus Russula. Diagram for subgenus identification. Subgenus compactae. Subgenus heterophyllidia. Subgenus amoenula. Subgenus ingratula. Subgenus russula. Subgenus incrustatula. Some species of the genus Russula with atypical colors. Glossary of terms. Index of species described or cited in the work. Bibliography. Photographic references / Drawings.
Characteristics of the book Genus Russula in the Iberian Peninsula:No. of pages: 437 págs.Binding: HardcoverPublisher: AUTOR-EDITORLanguage: SPANISHISBN: 9788461509287Author: Carlos Monedero