Keys to Lichens of North America: Revised and Expanded (Paperback)

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By Irwin M. Brodo, Sylvia Duran Sharnoff (By (photographer)), Stephen Sharnoff (By (photographer)), Susan Laurie-Bourque (Illustrator)
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Created in response to requests from longtime users, this addition to the acclaimed book, Lichens of North America, compiles updated and expanded keys for the identification of these fascinating organisms. An ideal laboratory resource, this large spiral-bound volume covers over 2,000 species of lichens indigenous to the continent. There is no comparable volume available for classroom, workshop, or private use. The revised keys are an indispensable identification tool for botanists, students, scientists, and enthusiasts alike.

About the Author

Considered a world authority on lichens and their biology, Irwin M. Brodo is emeritus research scientist at the Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Ontario.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780300195736
ISBN-10: 0300195737
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication Date: January 12th, 2016
Pages: 424
Language: English