Book ID: 9737
American Arctic Lichens. Volume 1: Macrolichens. 1984. illus. 232 p. gr8vo.
The first comprehensive manual on this subject. All species found in the Arctic area are included. Geology, climate, geography, and ecology of the American arctic are dealt with. Key to 62 genera and treatment of these 62 genera and their species, both arranged alphabetically. In addition, for all species, a key, distribution map, drawings (for the more important species), description, diagnostic chemical (color)r eactions, brief statements of ecology and range are included.