Recent Papers

Volume 8 Issue 10 (November/December)

5. Mycosphere Essays 20: Therapeutic potential of Ganoderma species: Insights into its use as traditional medicine
Hapuarachchi et al. (2017)

4. The edible wide mushrooms of Agaricus section Bivelares from Western China
Zhang et al. (2017)

3. Metabolomics reveals changes in metabolite concentrations and correlations during sexual development of Eurotium cristatum (synonym: Aspergillus cristatus)
Ren et al. (2017)

2. Neophyllachora gen nov. (Phyllachorales), three new species of Phyllachora from Poaceae and resurrection of Polystigmataceae (Xylariales)
Dayarathne et al. (2017)

1. Lignicolous freshwater fungi from China I : Aquadictyospora lignicola gen. et sp. nov. and new record of Pseudodictyosporium wauense from northwestern Yunnan Province
Li et al. (2017)

Volume 8 Issue 6 (SI Tropical Wood Degrading Fungi)

11. Aegis boa (Polyporales, Basidiomycota) a new neotropical genus and species based on morphological data and phylogenetic evidences
Gómez-Montoya et al. (2017)

Volume 8 Issue 2 (SI Botryosphaeriales)

11. Two new endophytic species of Phyllosticta (Phyllostictaceae, Botryosphaeriales) from Southern China
Lin et al. (2017)

10. Molecular characterization and pathogenicity of Diplodia corticola and other Botryosphaeriaceae species associated with canker and dieback of Quercus suber in Algeria
Smahi et al. (2017)

Volume 8 Issue 9 (September/October)-closed

12. Dendryphiella fasciculata sp. nov. and notes on other Dendryphiella species
Liu et al. (2017)

11. New species and records of Bipolaris and Curvularia from Thailand
Marin-Felix et al. (2017)


Editor-in-Chief: LIU ZY, Professor, Guizhou Key Laboratory of Agricultural Biotechnology, Guizhou Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Guiyang, P.R. China


Scientific Editor: Ariyawansa H, PhD, Guizhou Key Laboratory of Agricultural Biotechnology, Guizhou Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Guiyang, P.R. China


Managing Editor: PEM D, BSc, University of Mauritius, Mauritius


Senior Associate Editors

  • McKENZIE EHC, Senior Plant Pathologist, LandCare, New Zealand - General mycology
  • BAERLOCHER F, Professor, Mount Allison University, Canada – Ingoldian fungi and symbiosis
  • BINDER M, PhD, Clark University, USA – Basidiomycetes
  • CALLAC P, PhD, INRA, France – Fungal cultivation and nutriceuticals
  • JONES EBG, Professor, BIOTEC, Thailand – Marine fungi
  • LÜCKING R, Curator, The Field Museum, Chicago, USA – Lichens
  • PROKSCH P, Professor, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany – Novel compounds from fungi
  • SRIDHAR R, Professor, Mangalore University, India – Freshwater fungi
  • STEPHENSON SL, Professor, University of Arkansas USA – Slime molds
  • STROBEL G, Professor, Montana State University, USA – Drug discovery from fungi


Associate Editors

  • ABD-ELSALAM K, Assoc Professor, Agricultural Research Center, Giza, Egypt. Plant pathogens
  • ALBERTO R, Professor, College of Agriculture, Central Luzon State University, Philippines. Plant pathogens
  • BAHKALI AH, Professor, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. Marine fungi
  • BALA K, PhD, University of Ottawa, Canada. Forest Pathology
  • BOONPRAGOP K, PhD, Department of Biology, Ramkhamhaeng University, Bangkok, Thailand. Biotechnology
  • BURGESS TI, PhD, Murdoch University, Australia. Pathogens
  • CASTAÑEDA RF, Professor, Instituto de Investigaciones Fundamentales en Agricultura Tropical, Cuba. Asexual fungi
  • CHUKEATIROTE E, Assist Professor, Mae Fah Luang University, Thailand. Biotechnology
  • COURTECUISSE R, PhD, University of Lille, France. Basidiomycetes
  • DONG-MEI WANG, PhD. Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing, China. Endophytes
  • DOVERI F, PhD, Livorno and External Collaborator of Pisa University, Italy. Dung fungi
  • DUONG ML, PhD, Hanoi University of Education, Vietnam. Biotechnology
  • FOURNIER J, PhD, Las Muros, France. Xylariaceae
  • GHOBAD-NEJHAD M, PhD, Research Organization for Science and Technology, Iran. Polypores
  • GIBERTONI T, PhD, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil. Polypores
  • GRUBE M, PhD, University of Graz, Germany. Lichens
  • HONG HW, PhD, MAF Biosecurity, New Zealand. Plant pathology
  • HOSOYA T, PhD, National Museum of Nature and Science, Japan. Discomycetes
  • KODSEUB, R, PhD, Pibulsongkram Rajabhat University, Thailand. Biotechnology
  • LADO C, PhD, Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Spain. Myxomycetes
  • MEL'NIK VA, PhD. Komarov Botanical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia. Asexual fungi
  • MORENO HG, Professor, University Alcalá de Henares, Spain. Basidiomycetes
  • MOSLEM MA, Associate Professor, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. Biotechnology
  • NAKASHIMA C, Assoc Professor, Mie University, Japan. Powdery mildews
  • PFENNING L, PhD, Universidade Federal de Lavras, Brazil. Plant Pathology
  • PHILLIPS A, Professor, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal. Botryosphaeriales
  • PI-HAN WANG, PhD, Professor Tunghai University, Taiwan. Forest Ecology
  • PROMPUTTHA I, PhD, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. Endophytes
  • RAJA, H, PhD, University of Illinois, USA. Freshwater fungi
  • ROJAS C, PhD, University of Arkansas, USA. Myxomycetes
  • ROLLINS AW, Assist Professor, Lincoln Memorial University, USA. Myxomycetes
  • ROMERO AI, PhD, Senior Researcher, CONICET, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina. Ascomycete taxonomy
  • SHAMOUN S, Research Scientist, Canadian Forest Service, Canada. Forest pathology
  • SHENOY BD, PhD, Institute of Microbial Technology, CSIR India. Marine fungi
  • SHIN HD, Professor, Korea University, Korea. Taxonomy of plant pathogens
  • SHIVAS R, PhD, Senior Scientist, Agric-Science, Queensland, Australia. Taxonomy of plant pathogens
  • STOCKER E, Assoc. Professor, University of Salzburg, Austria. General mycology
  • STUBBE D, PhD, Ghent University, Belgium. Lichens
  • TAYLOR JE, PhD, Edinburgh Botanical gardens, UK. Endophytes and invasive species
  • TAO G, PhD, Guizhou Key Laboratory of Agricultural Biotechnology, Guizhou Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Guiyang, P.R. China. Endophytes
  • TEJESVI MV, PhD, University of Oulu, Finland. Endophytes and drug discovery
  • TSUI CYM, PhD, University of British Columbia, Canada. Forest Pathology
  • VASILYEVA LN, PhD, Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia. Ascomycete taxonomy
  • VIJAI KUMAR GUPTA, National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland. Biotechnology
  • VIZZINI A, Researcher, Università di Torino, Italy. Basidiomycetes
  • WANG B, PhD, Agronomy Department at Iowa State University, USA. Molecular biology techniques, plant and insect fungi genetics
  • WANG PH, Professor, Tunghai University, Taiwan. Forest Ecology
  • YANG YL, Assoc Professor, Department of Life Sciences, Liupanshui Normal University, Liupanshui, P.R. China. Plant Pathology
  • ZABALGOGEAZCOA I, PhD, Instituto de Recursos Naturales y Agrobiología, CSIC, Spain. Endophytes
  • ZHANG GM, Professor, Shenzhen Academy of Inspection and Quarantine, China. Quarantine

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