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  • The Biology and Ecology of Giant Kelp Forestsby David R. Schiel; Michael S. Foster

    University of California Press 2015; US$ 75.00

    The largest seaweed, giant kelp ( Macrocystis ) is the fastest growing and most prolific of all plants found on earth. Growing from the seafloor and extending along the ocean surface in lush canopies, giant kelp provides an extensive vertical habitat in a largely two-dimensional seascape. It is the foundation for one of the most species-rich, productive,... more...

  • Phycotoxinsby Luis M. Botana; Amparo Alfonso

    Wiley 2015; US$ 247.50

    Dr Luis M Botana is Director of the Community Reference Laboratory for Marine Toxins and Head of the Department of Pharmacology, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Dr Amparo Alfonso is Professor of Pharmacology, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain. more...

  • Marine Algae Extractsby Se-Kwon Kim; Katarzyna Chojnacka

    Wiley 2015; US$ 303.95

    Designed as the primary reference for the biotechnological use of macroalgae, this comprehensive handbook covers the entire value chain from the cultivation of algal biomass to harvesting and processing it, to product extraction and formulation. In addition to covering a wide range of product classes, from polysaccharides to terpenes and from enyzmes... more...

  • Freshwater Algaeby Edward G. Bellinger; David C. Sigee

    Wiley 2015; US$ 107.50

    This is the second edition of Freshwater Algae ; the popular guide to temperate freshwater algae. This book uniquely combines practical information on sampling and experimental techniques with an explanation of basic algal taxonomy plus a key to identify the more frequently-occurring organisms.  Fully revised,  it describes major bioindicator... more...

  • Mushrooms of West Virginia and the Central Appalachiansby William C. Roody

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    With its dense forests and plentiful rainfall, West Virginia and the rest of the Central Appalachian region is an almost perfect habitat for hundreds of varieties of wild mushrooms. For the mushroom hunter, this vast bounty provides sheer delight and considerable challenge, for every outdoor excursion offers the chance of finding a mushroom not previously... more...

  • Fungi From Different Substratesby J. K. Misra; Jalpa P. Tewari; Sunil Kumar Deshmukh; Csaba Vágvölgyi

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 129.95

    Fungi from Brassicas as substrates; Jalpa P. Tewari Fungi from monuments; Clara Urzi' Ubiquitous occurrence of thermophilic moulds; T. Satyanarayana and R. Juneja Aquatic Hyphomycetes in Brazilian tropical urban waters; Iracema Helena Schoenlein-Crusius*; Carolina Gasch Moreira & Elaine Malosso Distribution of myxomycetes among... more...

  • Marine Algaeby Leonel Pereira; Joao Magalhaes Neto

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 129.95

    Marine algae: General aspects (taxonomy, biology, field and lab techniques). Marine macro algae communities under natural conditions: Problems and possible approaches for the establishment of reference conditions. The multi-facets of opportunistic macroalgae: A brief review. Marine macroalgae and assessment of ecological conditions. Exotic and invasive... more...

  • Systematics and Evolutionby David McLaughlin; Joseph W. Spatafora

    Springer 2014; US$ 269.00

    This volume includes treatments of systematics and related topics for both fungi and fungus-like organisms in four eukaryotic supergroups, as well as specialized chapters on nomenclature, techniques and evolution. These organisms are of great interest to mycologists, plant pathologists and others, including those interested in the animal parasitic... more...

  • Freshwater Fungiby E. B. Gareth Jones; Kevin D Hyde; Ka-Lai Pang

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 210.00

    Freshwater habitats are rich in fungi with some 3,000 described species, most literature focussing on their identification, substrata they grow on and world distribution. However, these fungi play an important role in the freshwater ecosystem, and are primarily involved in the breakdown of leaf litter contributing food for detritus feeders.... more...

  • Genomics of Plant-Associated Fungiby Ralph A. Dean; Ann Lichens-Park; Chittaranjan Kole

    Springer 2014; US$ 189.00

    This book describes how genomics has revolutionized our understanding of agriculturally important plant-associated fungi. It illustrates some fundamental discoveries about these eukaryotic microbes with regard to the overall structure of their genomes, their lifestyles and the molecular mechanisms that form the basis of their interactions with plants.... more...