SPECIATION IN HIGHER FUNGI IN RELATION TO MODERN GENERIC CONCEPTS

@inproceedings{Smith1968SPECIATIONIH,
  title={SPECIATION IN HIGHER FUNGI IN RELATION TO MODERN GENERIC CONCEPTS},
  author={Alexander Hanchett Smith},
  year={1968}
}
Since the question of narrow as contrasted to broad species concepts and narrow versus broad generic concepts is important to present day attempts to classify Hymenomycetes into a natural system, the author discusses both in relation to his own experience in the group. Several points are emphasized: 1) Those who work critically with significant numbers of species have arrived at species concepts of about the same "magnitude," or, if very broad concepts are maintained the species is divided into… CONTINUE READING