Abramov I.I.1, Volkova L.A.1 1998. [Handbook of mosses of Karelia]. 390 pp. (Arctoa. Vol.7. Suppl.1) [in Russian, with English summary].

1 Komarov Botanical Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences, Prof. Popov str., 2, St. Petersburg, 197376 Russia

KEYWORDS: bryophytes, mosses, handbook, key for identification, Karelia, Russia.

ABSTRACT. The book includes keys for identification and descriptions of ca. 450 moss species known frm Karelia and neighboring areas of Leningrad (St.-Petersurg) and Murmansk Provinces. Most species are illutrated.