The Genera Marasmiellus Crepidotus and Simocybe in the Neotropics

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The Genera Marasmiellus Crepidotus and Simocybe in the Neotropics

By Singer, Rolf

SKU# 18875

$ 65.00

Pp. (vi), 517; 240 text-figures (line-drawings and black-and-white photos).  Original stiff gray printed wrappers, sm 4to.  Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia, heft 44.  This work contains three separate monographs on the genera Marasmiellus, Crepidotus and Simocybe.  Marasmiellus is a genus of fungi in the family Marasmiaceae.  The widespread genus, circumscribed by American mycologist William Murrill in 1915, contains about 250 species (from Wiki).  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 (from Wiki).  Simocybe is a genus of fungi in the family Crepidotaceae.  The genus is widely distributed containing 25 species (from Wiki).  This monograph is from the private research collection of University of Michigan mycologist Alexander H. Smith with his signature on the front wrapper.  Rare work.

Publisher J. Cramer
Publisher Place Lehre, Germany
Date Published 1973
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Very good
Condition Description Mild bumps to top inner corner and to bottom outer corner; a tight and clean copy in very good condition.
ISBN 3-7682-5444-5
Limited Edition