Lichens of Ireland – book
A high quality A5 sized book with flexible water proof cover describes 258 lichens found in Ireland including species in Atlantic woodlands (Killarney & Gengariff) and hazel woods, the Burren”s open limestone and Rocky seashores. All descriptions are semi scientific (accurate but using accessible language) with high quality photographs (all photographed in Ireland over 3 years) and up-to-date vice-county distribution maps.
Also covers lichen anatomy and terms (essential for identification), lichen ecology with particular attention to substrates and the value of lichens in our habitats. This is the perfect introductory book to Ireland’s rich lichen flora. An essential field guide for anyone visiting Ireland, and a valuable addition to those covering northern Europe. Flexibound, 160 pages, 210×148 mm.
Cost: 20euro. Ireland: P&P 3euro = total 23euro. Worldwide P&P= 6euro, total 26euro.