National Botanic Garden of Belgium (BR)

News of Mycological Collections


Augustus 2000
  • Augustus 1th : Adding 3 new Icones Marchalii :
    1. 00040301 : Psathyrella spadiceogrisea
    2. 00072001 : Melanoleuca polioleuca
    3. 00072601 : Agaricus bitorquis

  • July 2000
  • July 07th : Adding high resolution images from our scanning electronic microscope for some of the icones marchalii :
    1. Cortinarius acutus
    2. Cortinarius anserinus
    3. Cortinarius bulliardii
    4. Cortinarius causticus
    5. Cortinarius camphoratus
    6. Cortinarius croceus
    7. Cortinarius fragrantior
    8. Russula turci

  • May 2000
  • May 30th : The inventory of Dacrymycetales, Tulasnellales, Cantharellales and Boletales from Europa is now complete. See also lists of these groups for Belgium and type specimens.

  • May 16th : Adding 3 new Icones Marchalii :
    1. 00020901 : Agrocybe paludosa
    2. 99100906 : Rhodocybe popinalis
    3. 99100907 : Lepista densifolia

  • April 2000
  • The inventory of Ustilaginomycetes, Tremellales, Auriculariales, Septobasidiales, Exobasidiales from Europa is now complete. See also lists of these groups for Belgium and type specimens.
  • March 2000
  • March 29th : Adding 3 new Icones Marchalii :
    1. 99093006 : Coprinus erythrocephalus
    2. 00011903 : Hyphodontia quercina
    3. 00020401 : Conocybe rickenii

  • February 2000
  • February 24th : Adding a new serie of Icones in the gallery : Icones Klopfensteinii.
    It exhibits 91 very nice watercolours of myxomycetes made by Mrs. Klopfenstein E., who is a well known belgian flowers painter.

  • February 23th : Updating taxonomic lists for the herbarium of Europa. The inventory of Uredinomycetes from Europa is now complete.
  • February 9th : Adding 3 new Icones Marchalii :
    1. 00010101 : Tremella mesenterica
    2. 00012902 : Exidia truncata
    3. 00012901 : Panellus stipticus

  • January 2000
  • January 25th : Adding 3 new Icones Marchalii :
    1. 99123102 : Sarcoscypha jurana
    2. 00010204 : Schizopora paradoxa
    3. 00010501 : Crepidotus cesatii var. subsphaerosporus

  • January 24th : Adding image of the microscopy of Inocybe bongardii var. pisciodora : Icones Marchalii 99111002.

  • January 19th : The inventory of the genus Puccinia from Europa has been made : 5 729 specimens of 545 taxa. The lists of Uredinomycetes from Europa and Belgium has been updated.

  • January 18th : Adding images of Mycena pseudocorticola : Icones Marchalii 00010205 with a microscopy plate !

  • Adding 24 images (12 taxa) in the Icones Marchalii.
    This is a complete new presentation of these icones. You have now the choise of a list by taxa of by number. The news items are spoted and each icones have his separate page. Enjoy !
  • December 99
    October 99
    • The inventory of Loculoascomycetes from Europa is now complete. This group ends the inventory of Ascomycetes of our european herbarium : 26 467 specimens of 5 936 taxa. (674 type specimens).
    • October 20th - Updating the taxonomic lists of all groups from EUROPA.
    September 99
    • Adding a gallery of images : up to now, one serie is available, it contains 63 scannings of fungi made by Mr. Albert Marchal.
    July 99
    • July 16th - Updating the taxonomic lists of all groups from EUROPA.
    April 99
    March 99
    • The inventorisation of the Pyrenomycetes from EUROPA Herbarium is now complete. (7 493 herbarium specimens of 1 660 taxa)
    January 99
    • The inventorisation of the Discomycetes from EUROPA Herbarium is now complete. (10 324 herbarium specimens of 2 337 taxa)
    October 98
    • The Discomycetes from EUROPA Herbarium is now in stage of inventorisation. (6549 specimens up to now)

    • 130 specimens of collection De Meulder H., 61 specimens of collection Fraiture A., 68 specimens of collection Lachapelle J., 577 specimens of collection Ruysseveldt H. from Belgium, and some more minor collections has been recorded and added in our herbarium.
    September 98
    • For the EUROPA Herbarium, the Hemiascomycetes and the Plectomycetes are now completely encoded.

    • 63 specimens of collection Sharp C. from Africa, 63 specimens of collection Walleyn R. from Europa, and 31 specimens of collection Genard F. from Belgium has been recorded and added in our herbarium.
    Augustus 98
    July 98