This number of Mycological Research News features: In this issue; Ballistospore release captured; and Erratum: Protolichenes vs Proteolichenes.
Eleven papers are included in this part. These include molecular studies on Glomus, Geosmithia, Pythium on Phragmites, Botryosphaeria synanamorphs on Eucalyptus, Beauveria bassiana, Phytophthora megakarya, and aquatic hyphomycetes. Other contributions address heavy metal damage to Boletus edulis, the antimicrobial effects of different Trichoderma species, macrofungi associated with Salix repens, and the occurrence of zygomycetes on dung.
The following new scientific names are introduced: Geosmithia fassatiae, G. langdonii, G. obscura, and Pythium phragmites spp. nov.