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Hallucinogenic and Poisonous Mushroom Field Guide
Rating :
rating
Author(s) :
Gary P. Menser
Pages :
130
Pub Date :
1977, 1997
Edition(s) at Erowid :
1979(pb,1st ed,3rd pr,g-),1984(pb,fine),1997(pb,fine)
Publisher :
Ronin Publishing Inc
ISBN :
0914171895
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Wild Hallucinogenic Mushrooms in America?

This hip-picket Field Guide presents 24 hallucinogenic mushrooms that grow within U.S. borders and the eight poisonous species that they are most easily confused with. A reliable reference for the beginner, the Field Guide opens up the world of mycology in a clear an dprecise way. The Hallucinogenic and Poisonous Mushroom Field Guide is a compact course in mycology as well as a handy tool for the professional.

Features:

  • How to collect, identify and dry
  • Useful keys and charts
  • Chemical qualities
  • Genus and species information
  • Over 30 color plates and 50 line drawings.
  • Taxonomy
  • Glossaries: Latin terms, macroscopic and microscopic characteristics