Pioneer forays for fungi in the Darién Province in Eastern Panama: quintuplicating the knowledge on fungi in this area by five days of fieldwork

@article{Piepenbring2011PioneerFF,
  title={Pioneer forays for fungi in the Dari{\'e}n Province in Eastern Panama: quintuplicating the knowledge on fungi in this area by five days of fieldwork},
  author={Meike Piepenbring and Eva Rubio Caballero and J{\'e}rome Fournier and Gast{\'o}n Guzm{\'a}n and C.-L. Hou and Ronald I. Kirschner and Edson Serrano and Tanja Trampe and Orlando C{\'a}ceres},
  journal={Biodiversity and Conservation},
  year={2011},
  volume={20},
  pages={2511-2526}
}
For the Darién Province, an area larger than Jamaica in Eastern Panama, up to now only 19 species of fungi, mainly lichens and plant parasitic microfungi, have been known. Two general mycological forays including most major groups of fungi were carried out in this area for the first time. During 3 days mostly in secondary vegetation and 2 days in pristine… CONTINUE READING