Supplement to “A Monograph of Clavaria and Allied Genera”

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Supplement to “A Monograph of Clavaria and Allied Genera”

By Corner, E. J. H.

SKU# 18880

$ 65.00

Pp. 299; 63 text-figures, 4 full page photo-plates.  Publisher’s original gray stiff printed wrappers, lg 8vo.  Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia, heft 33.  Clavaria is a genus of fungi in the family Clavariaceae.  Species of Clavaria produce basidiocarps (fruit bodies) that are either cylindrical to club-shaped or branched and coral-like.  They are often grouped with similar-looking species from other genera, when they are collectively known as the clavarioid fungi.  All Clavaria species are terrestrial and most (if not all) are believed to be saprotrophic (decomposing dead plant material) (from Wiki).  The text is in English.  This volume is from the private research collection of University of Michigan mycologist Alexander H. Smith with his signature on the front wrapper.

Publisher J. Cramer
Publisher Place Lehre, Germany
Date Published 1970
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description A tight and clean copy in near fine condition.
Limited Edition