Book ID: 103921
Agaricomycetes of Israel. 2014. (Biodiversity of Cyanoprokaryotes, Algae and Fungi of Israel). illus. 375 p. gr8vo. Hardcover. (978-3-87429-444-7)
This book is devoted to the biodiversity of the Agaricomycetes ofIsrael. 416 species belonging to 16 families and 79 genera are linedout, of which 4 genera and 80 species are new to Israel, includingfive species new to science. The book is arranged in two main parts:(1) containing a general section providing data regarding materials andmethods, phylogeny and taxonomy, with special attention to studies ofthe family Agaricaceae in Israel, as well as cultural, morphologicaland molecular phylogeny of lepiotaceous species; (2) a special sectionpresenting species diversity of Agaricomycetes in Israel, includingdetailed macro- and micromorphological descriptions, ecology, distribution and habitat in Israel, general distribution, notes anddiscussions relating to Agaricaceae species in Isreal.