FNCV Fungi Group Meeting. Dr. Tom May – Australian Fungi: from Red Listing to on-ground action

For further info see the FNCV Calendar of events or contact Carol Page (cpage356@gmail.com) and Ed Grey(edpat1930@gmail.com)

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Australian fungi included on IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Australian fungi included on IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Tom May, Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria Earlier this month, 51 species of fungi were formally added to the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, as a result of assessments carried out at the Australasian Fungi Red List Workshop held in Melbourne in July. This i...

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Claustula fischeri – Bunyip Egg

On the ground, in wet forests of Tasmania. Unlike other more bizarre stinkhorns, Bunyip Egg is just a white egg-shaped structure. This is attached at the base by a thin thread to the purple volva (basal cup) formed from remains of the outer egg. When the volva...

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