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Identifying Bonnet (Mycena) species with Dr Irene Ridge. With reference to commonly encountered species, Irene describes the macro and micro features to look out for. Irene also introduces other genera whose members can be mistaken for Mycenas. View

An interview with Professor Bruce Ing by Paul F Hamlyn

The updated Key to Earthtongues by Irene Ridge with thanks to Mal Greaves and David Harries (DRAFT) Download

Meaning of the Latin Names of Fungi – with thanks to the late Dr. Bob Cundall, a founder of the Mid Yorkshire Fungus Group Download

Web-based Mycology resources

Taxonomy/ Nomenclature

Taxonomy/ Nomenclaturehttp://www.indexfungorum.org/names/names.asp
Taxonomy/ Nomenclaturehttp://www.speciesfungorum.org/Names/fundic.asp
Nomenclature (International)http://www.cybertruffle.org.uk/cybernome/eng/index.htm
Old FRDBIhttp://basidiochecklist.science.kew.org/BritishFungi/FRDBI/FRDBI.htm
Basidio Checklist UKhttp://www.basidiochecklist.info/
Fungi & Lichens of GBIhttp://fungi.myspecies.info/all-fungi/fungi

Databases

New UK Records Databasehttp://frdbi.info/
UK Records Database http://basidiochecklist.science.kew.org/BritishFungi/FRDBI/FRDBI.htm
CATE2 Database https://cate.abfg.org/

Forum/ Chat Rooms

Northwest Fungus Group Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/NorthWestFungusGroup
BMS Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/18843741618/
Keys, links and tipshttp://fungus.org.uk/

Photographic Galleries

Fungal and other Kingdomshttp://www.discoverlife.org/mp/20q?search=Fungi
Photographic & ID Galleryhttp://www.fauneflore-massifcentral.fr/mycologie/
Photographic Galleryhttp://www.stridvall.se/la/galleries.php#fungi
Fungal and other Kingdomshttp://www.naturefg.com/pages/fu-myxomycota.htm

Keys

Myxos and Fungihttp://www.britmycolsoc.org.uk/library/keys
Quick Keyhttp://www.mycokey.com/
Fungal Keyshttp://www.mushroomexpert.com/
Mycena https://mycena.no/
Boletes Grouphttp://boletales.com/
Collybia Group Keyhttp://www.svims.ca/council/Collyb.htm
Coprinus Group Keyhttps://www.grzyby.pl/coprinus-site-Kees-Uljee/species/Coprinus.htm#A
Psathyrella and Coprinoid Keyshttp://www.vielepilze.de/
Geastrum Keyhttps://werthof.home.xs4all.nl/paddenstoelen/basidiomycetes/ga211000%20geastrum(anatomy).html
Tomentella Group Keyhttp://www.tomentella.de/Pages/News_e.htm
Crust and Jellieshttps://www.aphyllo.net/home.php
Ascomyceteshttp://www.gbif-mycology.de/HostedSites/Baral/
Ascomyceteshttp://ascofrance.com/
Pyrenomycetes: Keyshttp://pyrenomycetes.free.fr/
Xylariaceae: Keyshttp://mycology.sinica.edu.tw/xylariaceae/default.asp
Asco Photographshttp://jlcheype.free.fr/classification/ascomycetes/Ascomycetes.htm
Rustshttp://www.aber.ac.uk/waxcap/downloads/Henderson2004-BritishRustFungiHostPlantGuide.pdf
Downy Mildews
Fungi etc.
http://www.bioinfo.org.uk/html/Peronosporaceae.htm

http://www.bioimages.org.uk/html/Peronosporaceae.htm
Powdery Mildewshttp://www.bioref.lastdragon.org/Erysiphales/profile_Erysiphales.html
Powdery Mildewshttps://www.apsnet.org/edcenter/intropp/LabExercises/Pages/PowderyMildew.asp
Smut or Rustshttp://bioref.lastdragon.org/Pucciniomycotina/Microbotryum_violaceum.htm

Myxomycetes

Myxos and Fungihttp://www.pilzflora-ehingen.de/pilzflora/arthtml/aostoyae.php
Myxomyceteshttp://nefsg.co.uk/myxomycetes
Myxomyceteshttp://www.myxomycetes.net/page275/index.html

Microscopy

Microscopyhttps://sites.google.com/site/scottishfungi/identification/microscopic
Microscopyhttp://www.afl-lichenologie.fr/micro/produits00.htm
Great Article by R. Dean
HOW TO LOOK AT SPORES WITH A MICROSCOPE

Biology and Links

Merseyside Naturalists’ Association https://www.mnapage.info/
Liverpool Botanical Societyhttps://livbotsoc.weebly.com/
David Moore’s World of Fungihttp://www.davidmoore.org.uk/