Patrick R. Leacock, Ph.D.
Mycologist and Botanist
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.


Mushrooms of the Midwest and America

mushroom close-up.

See Guide: the plan for this website.

Mushroom Videos

Featured video: Why you should join your local mushroom club!

On the Trail of Mushrooms, MycoGuide YouTube Channel

  1. Morels and False Morels, Spring 2014

Current project: Mushroom Description Pages

Newest record for Chicago is Perenniporia fraxinea !

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.

What is happening this month?

Get a Checklist of the most common fungi.

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