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Introductory Mycology, 4th Edition



Introductory Mycology, 4th Edition

Constantine J. Alexopoulos, Charles W. Mims, Meredith M. Blackwell

ISBN: 978-0-471-52229-4 January 1996 880 Pages


Updated and revised to accurately reflect what is currently known about the biology of fungi. The primary thrust of the book is morphology-taxonomy, but also includes interesting and important activities of fungi.
Partial table of contents:

Kingdom Fungi: Introduction to the Fungi and Their Significance to Humans.

Characteristics of the Fungi.

Phylum Chytridiomycota.

Phylum Zygomycota: Class Zygomycetes.

Phylum Ascomycota: Introduction to Ascomycetes.

Phylum Ascomycota: Archiascomycetes.

Phylum Ascomycota: Filamentous Ascomycetes-Order Eurotiales and Related Species.

Phylum Basidiomycota: Order Agaricales-The Mushrooms.

Phylum Basidiomycota: Order Uredinales-The Rust Fungi.

Phylum Oomycota.

Phylum Hypochytriomycota.

Phylum Acrasiomycota: Acrasid Cellular Slime Molds.

Phylum Myxomycota: True Slime Molds.