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Preface  (in book and on CD-ROM only)
Acknowledgments (book and CD-ROM only)
Introduction: "Learn about Fungi? Who? Me?" (book and CD-ROM only)
Chap 1: Kingdoms, Classification and Biodiversity - full text and pictures
Chap 2a: Protozoan "pseudofungi" - the so-called Slime Moulds - pictures
Chap 2b: Simple Fungi - Chytridiomycota, Hyphochytriomycota, Oomycota -  pictures
Chap 3a: Eumycotan Fungi - Introduction
Chap 3b: Phylum Zygomycota - Zygomycetes & Trichomycetes - 
full text and pictures

Chap 4a: Phylum Dikaryomycota, Ascomycotina - asci, ascomata, anamorphs
- full text and pictures

Chap 4b: Ascomycetes: - Taphrinales to Dothideales - 
full text and pictures

Chap 5a: Subphylum Basidiomycotina: - Introduction - pictures
Chap 5b: Basidiomycetes: - Exobasidiales to Aphyllophorales - pictures
Chap 5c: Basidiomycetes: Agaricales - Agaricaceae to Strophariaceae - pictures
Chap 5d: Basidiomycetes: - Tricholomataceae to Strobilomycetaceae - pictures
Chap 5e: Basidiomycetes: - Gasteromycetes - Sclerodermatales to Phallales - pictures
Chap 5f: Basidiomycetes: - Tremellales to Ustilaginales - pictures
Chap 6: Yeasts - Polyphyletic Fungi - pictures
Chap 7: Lichens - Dual Organisms - pictures

Chap 8: Spore Dispersal in Fungi - Airborne spores and allergy (CD-ROM only)
Chap 9: Fungal Physiology (book and CD-ROM only)
Chap 10: Fungal Genetics - Mendelian and Molecular (book and CD-ROM only)

Chap 11a: Fungal Ecology: - The succession of coprophilous fungi - pictures
Chap 11b: Fungal Ecology: part 2 - Fungi in streams and ponds- pictures 
Chap 11c: Fungal Ecology: part 3 - Fungal succession in decay of pine needles - pictures  
Chap 12: Fungal Plant Pathology in Agriculture and Forestry - pictures
Chap 13: Fungicides
Chap 14: Fungi as Agents of Biocontrol - pictures
Chap 15: Fungi Exploiting Microscopic Animals - pictures
Chap 16: Mutualistic Symbioses between Fungi and Animals - pictures
Chap 17: Mycorrhizas - Mutualistic Plant-Fungus Symbioses - pictures
Chap 18: Fungi as food - Mycophagy - pictures
Chap 19: Fungi in Food Processing - pictures
Chap 20: Food Spoilage by Fungi, and its Prevention - pictures
Chap 21: Mycotoxins in Food and Feed - pictures
Chap 22: Poisonous and Hallucinogenic Fungi - pictures 
Chap 23: Medical Mycology - pictures
Chap 24: Exploitation of Fungal Metabolites (book and CD-ROM only)
Glossary: (book and CD-ROM only)
Index: book only.

The CD-ROM has full text  ( 24 chapters) + 1,300 colour illustrations, 
+ animations & videos, 
plus a FREE mushroom identification program, Matchmaker  
with over 2,000 descriptions and 2,200 colour photos of over 1,100 taxa.

3500 illustrations, 450 Megabytes of concentrated information about fungi.
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