North American Boletes: A Color Guide to the Fleshy Pored Mushrooms (hard cover)



Book language : English

ISBN : 9780815632443

Author : Alan E. Bessette, William C. Roody and Arleen R. Bessette

Release date : 2000

Pages : 396

A comprehensive guide to this extraordinary and highly prized group of mushrooms known for their beautiful colors, distinctive features, relative abundance, and edibility. The scope of North American Boletes goes beyond the identification of the species; it also encompasses the symbiotic relationship boletes share with trees and higher plants, their geographical distribution and new information regarding the macrochemical test reactions of boletes.