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A note from Jerry - Currently (Nov. 2012) all the entries here are mine. Don't let this put you off adding entries. I use this site to make available work I don't intend to publish (in this form at least) and which otherwise wouldn't be widely available but which might be of interest. The entries are not peer reviewed so please also use the feedback facility to stimulate discussion.

Mycological Notes 30: Notes on the genus Laccaria in New Zealand

Submitted by cooperj on Fri, 27/03/2015 - 10:12am

This is the first attempt at a revision of McNabb's 1972 treatment of Laccaria in New Zealand using information from recent documented and sequenced collections. The indigenous species appear to be more host specific than previously recognised and the names applied to introduced taxa needed updating from McNabb's treatment. Jerry Cooper


Mycological Notes 29: New Combinations of New Zealand Fungi

Submitted by cooperj on Sat, 18/10/2014 - 8:46am

These are a number of ‘bookeeping’ combinations, formally published in IndexFungorum, necessary because phyolegentic data show the current genus assignments to be incorrect. In addition to the phylogenetic evidence the morphological evidence has been checked by examining material in PDD.

Jerry Cooper



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