By Dennis, R. W. G.
Pp. xxxii, 455; 40 full page color plates (from color paintings), 31 full page text-figures (all line-drawings). Later brown cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, lg 8vo. This is a revised and enlarged edition of British Cup Fungi. Ascomycota is a phylum of the kingdom Fungi that, together with the Basidiomycota, forms the subkingdom Dikarya. Its members are commonly known as the sac fungi or ascomycetes. It is the largest phylum of Fungi, with over 64,000 species (from Wiki). This volume is from the private research collection of University of Michigan mycologist Alexander H. Smith with his name in stamped in gilt at the base of the cloth spine.
|Publisher Place||Lehre, Germany|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||A bright and clean copy in fine condition.|