• Five Introductory chapters

• Generic descriptions

• Extensive literature cited section

• Glossary

• Separate taxonomic and subject indexes

• Over 900 figures and 800 photographs

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JPEG files of all text figures are available for download:

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New to the Second Edition:

• New chapter on terrestrial algal ecology

• All chapters extensivly revised

• Numerous design updates

• More than 90 new figures and 50 new photos