Mycology is the branch of biology concerned with the study of fungi, including their genetic and biochemical properties and their taxonomy. Much study focuses on yeasts and microscopic fungi, many of which are plant and animal pathogens.
Information on Rytas Vilgalys's research group, evolutionary biology of mushrooms, and mushrooms of North Carolina.
Photographs and information on New Zealand Fungi now also including slime moulds
Contains fact sheets with photos and fun activities for kids.
Includes extensive databases for many types of fungi.
Introduction to mycology for university students. Includes topics on structure, sexual and asexual spores, dimorphism, haustoria, rhizomorphs, and sclerotia and stromata.
Over 500 images of fungi including Latin to Czech fungi name translations, list of mycologists, and events.
Belgian mailinglist for mycology. Share your questions and answers; outdoor-activities; determinations about fungi with others who are also interested in Mycology. Or search the archive for some information.
Photographs, drawings, and descriptions of indigenous macro fungi, by Jamie Derkenne.
Contains lots of information on the fungi that cause human infections. Descriptions of the organisms and the diseases they cause. Complete with excellent images.
A synoptic key for determination of fungal genera. This first version includes 180 genera and about 750 illustrated species. Covers the genera of basidiomycota with stem and cap (Agarics, and Boletes) from Northern Europe.
Links to internet resources of interest to mycologists.
Internet portal for scientists presenting information about diversity of fungi including email directories, societies, identification, collections, and resources.
Information on mushrooms, fungi, mycophagy, and mycology primarily for the amateur. Includes photographs, descriptions, and recipes.
Images of edible, interesting and poisonous mushrooms. Contains recipes and publications list.
Family Xylariaceae. Synoptic and dichotomous keys.
Images, information, keys and global chat room.
Photos, drawings and keys of the macro- and microscopy of ascomycetes, and ecological aspects of these fungi.
Psilocybe mushrooms: studies in ethnomycology
Information on mushrooms and mycology, forays and workshop information, images for teaching, and related resources.
Collections database, images, fact sheets, red list, list of taxon names and synonyms. In Norwegian and English.
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