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Dennis E. Desjardin is professor of mycology at San Francisco State University and scientific advisor to the Mycological Society of San Francisco. He is the author of four books (including Mushrooms of Hawaii) and more than 70 scientific papers on mushrooms.


Why do mushrooms come in so many shapes and colors?

January 01, 2004 by Dr. Dennis E. Desjardin

In technical terms, mushrooms are the charismatic sexual reproductive structures of fungal individuals whose main body (fine, cobweb-like filaments called ...


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