Volume 12 Part 1 Article 72: The Clusius-Codex and Its Cultivable Mushroom Species

Volume 12 Part 1 Article 72
Year 1989
Title: The Clusius-Codex and Its Cultivable Mushroom Species
Authors: A. Terpo and G. Tasnadi

Abstract:

In the f)ark of the former Batthyany-castle in Körmend (in tlie west of Hungary) there is a memorial with a Hungarian inscription: “Carolus CLUSIUS (1526- 1609). The outstanding botanist of the 16th century – obtained the support of B. BATTHYANY (1538-1590), the excellent Hungarian aristocrat and military leader – between 1573-88 he travelled all over Vas County. In his scientific research I. BEYTHE (1532-1612) a priest and botanist rendered help to him. The friendship of the three men was the starting point in the research of Hungarian flora and for the scientific investigation of mushrocms.”

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