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A Key to Lichens on Twigs
Language: en
Pages: 8
Authors: P. A. Wolseley, Peter James, Diccon Alexander
Categories: Epiphytic lichens
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Monitoring with Lichens - Monitoring Lichens
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Pier Luigi Nimis, Christoph Scheidegger, Patricia A. Wolseley
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

A comprehensive, up-to-date review of lichens as biomonitors of air pollution (bioindication, metal and radionuclide accumulation, biomarkers), and as monitors of environmental change (including global climate change and biodiversity loss) in a wide array of terrestrial habitats. Several methods for using lichens as biomonitors are described in a special section
Keys to Lichens of North America
Language: en
Pages: 427
Authors: Irwin M. Brodo
Categories: Lichens
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

Based on the acclaimed reference Lichens of North America, this resource for the classroom, field, and laboratory presents updated and expanded keys for the identification of over 2,000 species of lichens indigenous to the continent, twice the number covered by previous keys. The book includes a glossary illustrated with photographs
The Fungal Community
Language: en
Pages: 952
Authors: John Dighton, James White, Peter Oudemans
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-06-26 - Publisher: CRC Press

Entirely rewritten and updated throughout, this Second Edition maintains and enhances the features of the first edition. The Fungal Community, Second Edition continues to cover the entire spectrum of fungal ecology, from studies of individual fungal populations to the functional role of fungi at the ecosystem level, and to present
Lichens to Biomonitor the Environment
Language: en
Pages: 185
Authors: Vertika Shukla, D.K. Upreti, Rajesh Bajpai
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-23 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The book embodies the detailed account about unique symbionts i.e. LICHENS in ecosystem monitoring. The first chapter deals with unique characteristics features of lichens which facilitate their survival in extreme climates and makes them an ideal organism for ecosystem monitoring. Biosynthesis of secondary metabolites are known to protect lichens against