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Xylaria of the Cloud Forests of Ecuador

A fully illustrated guide to the beautiful Xylaria fungi of the cloud forests of Ecuador, one of the most biodiverse places on Earth.

Xylaria of the Cloud Forests of Ecuador

A fully illustrated guide to the beautiful Xylaria fungi of the cloud forests of Ecuador, one of the most biodiverse places on Earth.

$16,074
pledged of $67,000pledged of $67,000 goal
193
backers
Funding Unsuccessful
The project's funding goal was not reached on Fri, July 22 2016 4:09 PM UTC +00:00
Last updated October 18, 2017

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    POSTCARDS!

    A pack of 10 beautiful postcards! Five will be beautiful illustrations of Xylaria from the book, and the other five will be beautiful photographs of Xylaria from the supplement! You also get a mention in the acknowledgements of the book, and, as always, project updates!

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    XYLARIA SHIRT!

    Embed your perithecia in this stylish shirt featuring nine different species of Xylaria! There's even an identification key on the back. You also get a mention in the acknowledgements of the book, and, as always, project updates!

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    XYLARIA OF THE CLOUD FOREST OF ECUADOR!

    The book! This is the book that will let you confidently identify Xylaria from the mist-shrouded mountain slopes of the Andes in Ecuador. Comes with a PDF version, too. Add $15 for the PDF of the colour supplement! You also get a mention in the acknowledgements of the book, and, as always, project updates!

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    XYLARIA COLOUR SUPPLEMENT!

    Full colour photo supplement to the book! This will aid in your identification of Xylaria from the mist-shrouded mountain slopes of the Andes in Ecuador. Comes with a PDF version, too. Add $15 for the PDF of the book! You also get a mention in the acknowledgements of the book, and, as always, project updates!

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    XYLARIA BOOK AND SUPPLEMENT!

    The book! And the colour supplement! And both PDFs! This is everything you need to help you identify Xylaria from the mist-shrouded mountain slopes of the Andes in Ecuador. You also get a mention in the acknowledgements of the book, and, as always, project updates!

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    ORIGINAL ART!

    You get one of the original drawings for the book! Archival ink on archival paper, about 5×8 in. You'll also get a copy of the book (or the colour supplement), and both PDFs! You also get a mention in the acknowledgements of the book, and, as always, project updates!

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    ORIGINAL ART SPECIES PAIR!

    You get both of the original drawings for a species from the book! Archival ink on archival paper, about 5×8 in. You'll also get a copy of the book (or the colour supplement), and both PDFs! You also get a mention in the acknowledgements of the book, and, as always, project updates!

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    WORKSHOP!

    Perfect for universities and mycological societies: I will give you and your group a full day workshop on either taxonomy and identification of Xylaria and other perithecial fungi, or the art of illustration! You also get both the book and the supplement, and both PDFs. Outside of Eugene, Oregon, you'll have to cover transport/lodging for me. You also get a mention in the acknowledgements of the book, and, as always, project updates!

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    WEEKEND MUSHROOM TOUR!

    A weekend with me, hunting mushrooms in the PNW! I'll take you on a guided tour of some of my favourite mushrooming spots in the Cascades and the Coast Range near Eugene! Xylarias and so much more! You also get both the book and the supplement, and both PDFs, a mention in the acknowledgements of the book, and, as always, project updates!

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    HONORARY EPONOMY!

    If you support the project at this level, I will immortalize you in the mycological literature by naming a new species after you! You will also get the pair of original illustrations for the species named after you, and the book and colour supplement, along with the PDFs, a mention in the acknowledgements of the book, and, as always, project updates!

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