Mushrooms of the Midwest

Mushrooms of the Midwest

Michael Kuo, Andrew S. Methven

Fusing normal curiosity in mushrooming with severe scholarship, Mushrooms of the Midwest describes and illustrates over of the region's mushroom species. From the chilly conifer bathrooms of northern Michigan to the steamy oak forests of Missouri, the e-book bargains a large cross-section of the fungi, fit for human consumption and never, that may be chanced on becoming within the Midwest’s assorted ecosystems.

With hundreds and hundreds of colour illustrations, Mushrooms of the Midwest is perfect for newbie and specialist mushroomers alike. Michael Kuo and Andrew Methven supply identity keys and thorough descriptions. The authors talk about the DNA revolution in mycology and its results for class and identity, in addition to the necessity for well-documented modern collections of mushrooms.

in contrast to so much box guides, Mushrooms of the Midwest contains an in depth advent to using a microscope in mushroom id. furthermore, Kuo and Methven supply thoughts for medical mushroom amassing, with particular concentrate on ecological info and directions for protecting specimens. Lists of beginner mycological institutions and herbaria of the Midwest also are incorporated. essential for all mushroom enthusiasts!

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