FDU2 Maps – help needed

FDU2 Maps – help needed

Fungi Down Under 2 will include species maps and, in the lead up to publication, we want to identify gaps in the currently known distribution or any dots that look to be in the wrong place to make the final maps as accurate as possible. Test maps have been pr...

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Fungimap moving to iNaturalist

Fungimap moving to iNaturalist

Mapping observations of fungi has always been a core objective of Fungimap. Initially, recorders sent in records by mail, then email, and now there is also an on-line form on the Fungimap website, or recorders can submit records via a spreadsheet. Records are ...

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Foray: Glen Forest, WA

Foray: Glen Forest, WA

On a soggy wet Saturday morning, 17 participants gathered in the Jarrah Marri forest to look for Fungi at Glen Forest in the hills outside Perth, tucked away near the National Park near Mundaring Weir. Despite the very wet conditions, a total of twenty four fu...

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Fungi at an urban park

Fungi at an urban park

Local parks are often the only places people see fungi. After 20 years of revegetation using 320 species of locally indigenous plants, Westgate Park has become a biodiversity hotspot thanks to the work of the Friends of Westgate Park (now Westgate Biodiversity...

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Desert fungi swamped by deluge

Desert fungi swamped by deluge

While many people associate fungi with damp habitats of wetter forests, Australia’s vast desert areas have their own highly specialised mycota. As with desert fauna and flora, desert fungi are superbly adapted to cope with hostile conditions such as extreme ...

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