Understanding more about our fungi

Understanding more about our fungi

iNaturalist helps track potential weeds and conservation status, with new data being included to indicate where species come from and if they have conservation status. iNaturalist and the Atlas of Living Australia data is improving our understanding of species...

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Mapping Victorian Fungi

Mapping Victorian Fungi

We have finished the final events for the the conservation project ‘Putting Victorian fungi on the map’ (CVA). We would like to thank all the host groups and individuals who helped us get around most of Victoria. Some of the feedback from the group...

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Putting fungi on the map

Putting fungi on the map

We are building knowledge about distributions of fungi and we need your help. August Hao (University of Melbourne) & Tom May (Royal Botanic Gardens Vic) We know many Australian fungi have distinct distribution patterns, but these patterns are challenging t...

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Fungal networks spreading further

Fungal networks spreading further

It was exciting to receive the recent newsletters of the Bendigo Field Naturalists Club, Castlemaine Field Naturalists Club and the Field Naturalists Club of Ballarat and see fungi featuring prominently on the first pages. Field Nats have, of course, always be...

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Unusual species found at Fairy Dell

Unusual species found at Fairy Dell

Tom May (Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria) In May 2019, Fungimap held events in East Gippsland as part of the ‘Putting the Victorian fungi on the map’ project supported by the Victorian governnment. One of the events was a trip to Fairy Dell, organised by th...

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