Thermophilic Fungi: An account of their biology, activities, and classification

By Cooney, Donald G. and Emerson, Ralph

SKU# 18795

$ 25.00

Pp. xii, 188; 4 plates (2 in color), 74 text-figures (line-drawings).  Publisher’s original green cloth, lettered in silver on the spine an front cover, drawing of the virus of gold on the front cover, original brown dust jacket, lettered in white on the spine and front cover, drawing of the virus in black on a green background on the front cover, lg 8vo.  This volume presents the thermophilic fungi, a small and little-known group of the Eumycota.  These fungi have a minimum temperature of growth at or above 20°C and a maximum temperature of growth extending up to 60 to 62°C.  This volume is the first comprehensive comparison and evaluation of all known Thermophilic Fungi.  This volume is from the private research collection of University of Michigan mycologist Alexander H. Smith.

Publisher W. H. Freeman
Publisher Place San Francisco
Date Published 1964
Date Published Estimated No
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine copy in a lightly edge-worn near fine dust jacket.
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