The following booklet, How the Mushroom Got its Spots, an Explainers' Guide to Fungi, written by Sue Assinder and Gordon Rutter, members of the British Mycological Society Education Group. The publication costs were covered by the British Mycological Society (BMS) and the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC). NAMA was given permission and encouraged to add it to the NAMA website by the British Mycological Society Education Group. The pdf file may be opened with Adobe Reader. You can print the entire file or individual pages.
The booklet is to be used for educational purposes only. The material will be helpful to anyone teaching about fungi to school groups, science clubs, local nature groups or any non-specialist audience.