Mycologist and Botanist
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
See Guide: the plan for this website.
Next Public Program
Monday, 1 December 2014 at 7:30 pm
Illinois Mycological Association -- Mushroom Art Holiday Market, Member Potluck and Slideshow
Location: Kendall College, 900 N. Branch St., Chicago
Featured video: Why you should join your local mushroom club!
On the Trail of Mushrooms, MycoGuide YouTube Channel
- Morels and False Morels, Spring 2014
Current project: Mushroom Description Pages
Newest record for Chicago is Ceriporia spissa!
Starting to build pages for the 1200 different kinds of macro-fungi in the Chicago area. These are the first species pages. There are also higher level pages from Kingdom down to genus.
- Antrodia and Antrodia favescens New!
- Byssomerulius corium
- Byssomerulius incarnatus
- Globifomes graveolens New!
- Gloeoporus dichrous
- Hapalopilus nidulans
- Perenniporia fraxinea Updated!
- Perenniporia fraxinophila
- Perenniporia ohiensis
- Perenniporia robiniophila New!
- Porostereum spadiceum Excluded
- Pseudoinonotus dryadeus
Did you know the jelly fungi are found in 4 different groups?
- Class Tremellomycetes, Order Tremellales
- Class Dacrymycetes, Order Dacrymycetales
- Class Agaricomycetes, Order Auriculariales
- Class Agaricomycetes, Order Sebacinales
What is happening this month?
Get a Checklist of the most common fungi. Add to our knowledge of what mushrooms can be found during the winter.