Not only an invaluable reference to what is known about lichen bionts and their interactions but also a guide to future studies. Compares various aspects of lichen-forming bionts with those of other fungi, algae and cyanobacteria. Features in-depth descriptions of culture methods. Includes over 1000 references representing a selective sampling in such subjects as air pollution, photosynthesis and respiration.
The Mycobiont (Fungal Symbiont).
The Photobiont (Photosynthetic Symbiont).
Biont Interactions I--Development of Synthetic and Natural Lichens.
Biont Interactions II--Carbohydrate Movement.
Biont Interactions III--Physiology of Lichens.
Lichens, Bionts, and Air Pollution.
Molecular Biology of Lichens.
Number Of Pages: 266
Published: 2nd July 1993
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.13 x 16.1
Weight (kg): 0.7
Edition Number: 1