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Over the holidays I finished the 18 family pages for the Polyporales.
Currently working on family and genus pages for other orders in the Agaricomycetes.
For all the content see Guide Site Map.
Monday, March 5th
Illinois Mycological Association Mycoflora Project with Patrick Leacock
at the Niles Historical & Cultural Center, Niles, Illinois
Also visit the IMA on Facebook
Mushroom Description Pages
Building pages for the many different kinds of macro-fungi in the Chicago area. These are examples of the first species pages. There are also higher level pages from Kingdom down to genus. For example:
For all of the fungi pages see the Guide Site Map.
There are 18 Families for the Order Polyporales. I recently finished web pages for each family. The first family published here is the Polyporaceae in 1839. Jülich described many polypore families in 1981. Justo et al. added families in 2017. Check out who's who in these pages below.
Highlights from other websites
The April 2017 issue of Chicago Magazine has a feature article on Patrick: Do You Know the
Mushroom Man? Also see side article: Where to Go Mushroom Hunting In and Around Chicago.