A Guide to Kansas Mushrooms / Edition 1

A Guide to Kansas Mushrooms / Edition 1

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by Bruce Horn, Richard Kay, Dean Abel
     
 

In this book, the author offer a myriad of how-tos when stalking and using mushrooms. They provide the Latin and common names of 235 species found in the state, a nontechnical key for identification, a calendar of fungal fruiting seasons, and a list of all 548 species that have been located in Kansas.See more details below

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In this book, the author offer a myriad of how-tos when stalking and using mushrooms. They provide the Latin and common names of 235 species found in the state, a nontechnical key for identification, a calendar of fungal fruiting seasons, and a list of all 548 species that have been located in Kansas.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780700605712
Publisher:
University Press of Kansas
Publication date:
04/28/1993
Series:
Kansas Nature Guides
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
705,329
Product dimensions:
5.58(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.73(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword, Joseph T. Collins

Preface

Introduction

-Mushrooms and Other Fungi

-Mycology in Kansas: A Brief History

-Kansas Habitats: Where to Find Mushrooms

-First Fungi

-A Kansas Calender of Fungal Fruitings

-Collecting Mushrooms: Techniques, Equipment, and Tips

-Photographing Mushrooms

-Mushrooms in the Kitchen, Sherry N. Kay

-Kansas Edibles: Good, Better, Best

-The Edibility Issue: Poisons, and Individual Reactions

-Identifying Mushrooms

An Anthology of Kansas Mushrooms

-How to Use the Keys

-Key to Orders

Basidiomycotina

Ascomycotina

Appendixes

-The Fungal Kingdom: A Systematic Classification to Genus

-A Lifelist for the Kansas Mycophile

-Mycological Latin

-Glossary

Annotated Bibliography

Picture Credits

Index

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