Field Guide to Wood Decay Fungi on Florida Trees
A Handy Aid to Arborists in the Southeast US
Jason Smith Ph.D., Edward Barnard Ph.D.
This book is specifically designed to help those who diagnose diseases of trees to determine if the specific fungal disease found is known to lead to failures of limbs or trunks. Falling limbs and trunks can lead to injury of people or property, or can disrupt services.
This book was written by several forest pathology experts at the University of Florida. It offers easy to understand text and clear full-color photographs and descriptions of 89 of the most common tree fungi found in Florida and the Southeast United States.