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A new edition of "The Intricate Beauty of Sphagnum Mosses" out now!

<cover>A new, amended edition of  the acclaimed guidebook, The Intricate Beauty of Sphagnum Mosses – a Finnish Guide to Identification, is fresh out of print!

This book serves as a guide for indentifying Sphagnum mosses in both field and laboratory. The book contains high-quality colour photographs of the habitus of forty different Sphagnum species of the northern hemisphere,
including their microscopic characteristics and tables to compare similar mosses to each other.

The publication was edited by Jukka Laine, Pirkko Harju, Tuuli Timonen, Anna Laine, Eeva-Stiina Tuittila, Kari Minkkinen and Harri Vasander and the new edition was published by the Department of Forest Sciences, University of Helsinki.

Price is 49.50 € (30 € for students) and includes postage. Orders including mailing and billing addresses may be sent by e-mail to Anne Lehto (

Picture: Book cover.