Volume 12 Part 1 Article 72
Title: The Clusius-Codex and Its Cultivable Mushroom Species
Authors: A. Terpo and G. Tasnadi
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.”Please login to download the PDF for this proceeding.