This well illustrated easy-to-use field guide includes:
Detailed introductory chapters for fungi and lichen sections.
Information on more than 290 different local macro-fungi, lichen and slime mould species – including various novel species. Many of these, may however, occur widely in the rest of Africa and further afield.
Chapters dealing with 15 different morphological groups.
A succinct and descriptive text including information on the distinguishing features, ecology, distribution and edibility of species.
English & Afrikaans common names
Description of families and genera
More than 1400 colour photographs (also included on the dvd)