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McIlvainea: Journal of American Amateur Mycology

McIlvainea is published by the North American Mycological Association (NAMA) and accepts original and review articles on all aspects of fungi.

"Birds, flowers, insects, stones delight the observant. Why not toadstools? A tramp after them is absorbing, study of them interesting, and eating of them health-giving and supremely satisfying." -Charles McIlvaine(1840-1909)

McIlvainea Instructions to Authors

McIlvaineaVol. 30, 2021

McIlvaineaVol. 29, 2020

McIlvaineaVol. 28, 2019

McIlvaineaVol. 27, 2018

McIlvaineaVol. 26, 2017

McIlvaineaVol. 25, 2016

McIlvaineaVol. 24, 2015

McIlvaineaVol. 23, 2014

McIlvaineaVol. 22, 2013

McIlvaineaVol. 21, 2012

McIlvaineaVol. 20, 2011

McIlvaineaVol. 19, 2010

McIlvaineaVol. 18, 2009

McIlvaineaVol. 17, No. 1, 2007

McIlvaineaVol. 16, No. 2, 2006

  • From the Editor
  • EthnomycologicalNotesfromPapua, New Guinea. Roland TreuandWinAdamson
  • What Ever Happened to the Shaggy Parasol? Else C. Vellinga
  • Fungicidal Efficacy Studies Discover Antimicrobial Resistance in Bacteria and Fungi Isolated from the Environment in Northeastern Ohio. Michael D'OnofrioandBrittA. Bunyard
  • Voucher Report for the 2005 Foray. Patrick Leacock
  • The Incidence of Mushroom Poisonings in Turkey from 1965 to 2000, with a Comparison to Cases from North America. FahrettinGucin, Ph.D. and Britt A. Bunyard, Ph.D.
  • Thirty-Plus Years of Mushroom Poisoning: Summary of the Approximately 2,000 Reports in the NAMA Case Registry. Michael W. Beug, Marilyn Shaw, and Kenneth W. Cochran
  • Relative Toxicity of Amanita Amino Acids. Dennis C. DrehmelandW. Scott Chilton
  • Remembering Bill Cibula, Orson Miller, and Elizabeth Moses
  • Instructions for Authors

McIlvaineaVol. 16, No. 1, 2006

McIlvaineaVol. 15, No. 1, 2001

  • Clark T. Rogerson, A Remembrance - Sandy Sheine
  • A Comparison of taxonomic keys to species within the genus Russula. Jane E. Smith and Teresa Lebel
  • Mycological dispatches 2001-summaries of recent research papers on North American macrofungi. Lorelei L. Norvell
  • Mushrooms, nutrient cycles and stable isotopes. Steve Trudell
  • A Renaissance Phallus. ElioSchaechterandJean-MariePirlot
  • Ants, agarics, and antibiotics. Cameron Currie
  • Musings on "mushrooming". Nancy S. Weber
  • Competition and coexistence of unit-restricted fungi. John Paul Schmit
  • 2000 Annual report of the North American Mycological Association's mushroom poisoning case registry. Kenneth W. Cochran
  • Toxic mushrooms and mushroom toxins: selected references, 2000. Kenneth W. Cochran

McIlvaineaVol. 14, No. 2, 2000

  • Bully for Coprinus. Scott A. Redhead
  • Is it Sinuate or Emarginate? Lawrence M. Leonard
  • William Chambers Coker. Andrew S. Methven
  • 1999 annual report of the North American Mycological Association's mushroom poisoning case registry. Kenneth W. Cochran
  • Harry Delbert Thiers. Barbara M. ThiersandRoyE. Halling
  • Musings of a mycological miner-2000: research summaries on North American macrofungi, lichens, & myxomycetes. Lorelei L. Norvell
  • Polyporeprimer: An introduction to the characters used to identify poroidwooddecayfungi. Tom Volk
  • Toxic mushrooms and mushroom toxins: selected references, 1999. Kenneth W. Cochran
  • Indexes to Volumes 11-14. Compiled by L. Guttman

McIlvaineaVol. 14, No. 1, 1999

  • Harry Knighton: A Memorial. Don Huffman
  • A field guide to common genera of hypogeous and gasteroidBasidiomycetesofNorthAmerica. Steven L. Miller
  • Mushroom trails to freedom - Anthony Jandacek
  • Forest Management and the diversity of wood-inhabiting fungi. Daniel L. LindnerCzederpiltz, Glen R. Stanosz, & Harold H. Burdsall, Jr.
  • Pier Antonio Micheli, the father of modern mycology: a paean. ElioSchaechter
  • Musings of a mycological miner-1999: summaries from papers on North American macrofungi, lichens, & myxomycetes. Lorelei L. Norvell
  • Fungal Database development and early historical records of mushrooms from Canada. S.A. Redhead and G. Baillargeon
  • Stachybotrysatraisnowbeingrecognizedasa serious toxic indoor airborne mold pollutant. Bill Freedman
  • Utilizing foray records to document fungal diversity across North America: A poster for the International Botanic Congress. Patrick R. Leacock, Gregory M. Mueller, David P. Lewis, & John F. Murphy
  • 1998 annual report of the North American Mycological Association's mushroom poisoning case registry. Kenneth W. Cochran
  • Toxic mushrooms and mushroom toxins: selected references, 1998 Kenneth W. Cochran

McIlvaineaVol. 13, No. 2, 1998

  • Two Poems. RodhamE. Tulloss
  • EthnomycologyofTlaxcala, Mexico. Adriana Montoya Esquivel
  • EctomycorrhizalagaricalesofTlaxcala, Mexico. Alejandro Kong Luz
  • Myxomycetes of the state of Tlaxcala. Mercedes Rodriguez Palma
  • Evolutionary relationships of the powdery mildews (Erysiphales) inferred from ribosomal DNA sequences. Gregory S. Saenz
  • Musings of a mycological miner. Walter Litte
  • Contributions to the study of gasteromycetesofPuertoRico. Angel M. Nieves-Rivera, D. Jean Lodge, and Orson K. Miller
  • The changing nature of fungal names and systematics. Thomas J. Volk and Karen K. Nakasone
  • What does the red-backed vole have to do with WynneasparassoidesandWynneaamericanainNorthAmerica? Edward T. Bosman
  • Poisonous mushrooms and mushroom toxins: Selected references, 1997. Kenneth W. Cochran
  • 1997 annual report of NAMA's mushroom poisoning case registry. John H. TrestrailIII

McIlvaineaVol. 13, No. 1, 1997

  • Tropical connections: Sister species and species in common between the Caribbean and the eastern United States. T.J. Baroni, D. Jean Lodge, & Sharon A. Cantrell
  • Why dogs eat mushrooms. John P. Aldridge
  • Ecology and evolution of arbuscularmycorrhizalfungi. Stephen P. Bentivenga
  • Orchid-fungal symbiosis and its value in conservation. Lawrence W. Zettler
  • Provisional world key to species closely related to Amanita hemibaphawithnotesontheslenderCaesar's mushrooms of eastern North America. RodhamE. Tulloss
  • Recent referee-reviewed research reports. Walter Litten
  • Poisonous mushrooms and mushroom toxins: Selected references, 1996. Kenneth W. Cochran
  • Mushroom poisoning case registry: NAMA report 1996. John H. TrestrailIII

McIlvaineaVol. 12, No. 2, 1996

  • Fungal life on the arctic archipelago of Svalbard. Gro Gulden
  • MacrofungalecologyintheNamibdesert: a fruitful or futile study? Kathryn M. Jacobson
  • How identification of "Little Brown Mushroom" (LBM) genera may not be as hard as you think! John Neville
  • Helen V. Smith, a woman of many interests. Nancy Smith Weber
  • Fungal inventories — a status report and an exhortation. John F. Murphy
  • Poisonous mushrooms and mushroom toxins: selected references, 1995. Kenneth W. Cochran
  • Recent referee-reviewed research reports. Walter Litten
  • Mushroom poisoning case registry: NAMA report 1995. John H. TrestrailIII

McIlvaineaVol. 12, No. 1, 1995

  • Helen V. Smith (1909-1995). Nancy Smith Weber
  • Loving the chanterelle to death? The ten-year Oregon chanterelle project. Lorelei Norvell
  • MycorrhizalfungiinMontanaandIdahoaspen stands. Cathy L. Cripps
  • The genus Russula— a method of study. Raymond M. Fatto
  • Cultivating the fabled black diamond (truffle). Franklin E. Garland
  • Belowgroundfungi: hidden but not forgotten. Jane E. Smith
  • Mushrooms to cultivate minds and morals: the works of Mary Banning. John H. Hanes
  • Poisonous mushrooms and mushroom toxins: selected references, 1994. Kenneth W. Cochran
  • Mushroom poisoning case registry: NAMA report 1994. John H. TrestrailIII
  • Recent referee-reviewed research reports. Walter Litten

McIlvainea Vol. 2, No. 1, 1975

  • The Morel : A Study with a Moral (p. 1)
  • Forays in the OwyheeDesert(p. 6)
  • ---And a Touch of Cyanide (p. 11)
  • Amanita phalloidesinCalifornia(p. 13)
  • Mushroom Postage Stamps (p. 15)
  • The Course of an Intentional Poisoning (p. 17)
  • LexemuelRayHester(p. 19)
  • An Incident of Mushroom Poisoning (p. 23)
  • On Two Species of False Morels (p. 27)
  • Book Reviews (p. 40)
  • Errata (p. 46)

McIlvainea Vol. 1, No. 1, 1972

  • The Man Who Ate Mushrooms (p. 1)
  • The WatlingPapers(p. 9)
  • Hints on the Microscopical Examination of the Agaric Fruit Body (p. 51)
  • Key of Northeastern Amanita (p. 61)
  • Key to Northwest Mushrooms (Amanitas) (p. 73)