North American Species of Crepidotus

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North American Species of Crepidotus

By Hesler, L. R. and Smith, Alexander H.

SKU# 18699

$ 45.00

Pp. (iv),168; 205 text-figures + Figures 1-33 repeated on glossy paper at rear of text.  Publisher’s original dark green cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, green pictorial dust jacket, lettered in white on the spine and front cover, lg 8vo.  Crepidotus is a genus of fungi in the family Crepidotaceae. Species of Crepidotus all have small, convex to fan-shaped sessile caps and grow on wood or plant debris.  Their favorite habitat is on dead trigs and branches.  The genus has been studied extensively, and monographs of the North American, European and Neotropical species have been published (from Wiki).  This volume is from the private research collection of University of Michigan mycologist Alexander H. Smith.

Publisher Hafner Publishing
Publisher Place New York
Date Published 1965
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket.
Limited Edition