An Introduction to the Macrofungi of Alabama

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An Introduction to the Macrofungi of Alabama

January 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

$20 – $25

From the organizers:

Instructor: Anthoni Goodman, President, Alabama Mushroom Society

Date: Tuesday, January 15, | 6 – 8:30 p.m.

Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Members $20 | Non-members $25

This presentation will focus on basic characteristics of the kingdom Fungi, particularly Basidiomycota (filamentous fungi) and Ascomycota (often called sac fungi). Following discussion of some basic biology and ecological roles, we will move on to the macro-features used most commonly for identification purposes. The remainder of the class will focus on identifying mushrooms commonly found here in Alabama and surrounding regions – using live specimens and photos.

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Venue

Birmingham Botanical Gardens
2612 Lane Park Road
Birmingham , AL 35223 United States
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Phone:
205-414-3959
Website:
http://www.bbgardens.org