Patrick R. Leacock
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.


mushroom close-up.

New: Illinois Mycological Association video. Take a peek at our local mushroom club.

This site is in early development. See menu above for current and planned content. One project, not yet online, is an annotated checklist of fungal names for the Chicago Region. Here is an old Chicago checklist draft.

Download Indiana Dunes Poster PDF (1/3 size, 353 KB).

See links to fungal content on other sites, and also a selection of my Recommended Books.

Read one of the coolest news items of 2012: How an Ancestral Fungus May Have Influenced Coal Formation.

mycoguide at gmail dot com.