Learning at home

Royal Botanic Gardens Kew : Learn about plant and fungal science from home with our resources.


Fungi: An Alien Encounter

An exhibition of mushrooms at Somerset House prompts Matthew Sweet to look at what we can learn from them, the way they grow and depictions of them in the arts.

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Previous British Mycological Society Website

The previous version of the BMS website is now being closed down although all the previous files have been saved. If there are particular documents you would like to see on this website please contact the webmaster.

The Fungi 4 Schools website is still available at

Fungal Records Database of Britain and Ireland

The Fungal Records Database of Britain and Ireland (FRDBI) is now in a new home at . The records being transferred and include the records added after the closure of the old site in 2015. 

Checklist of the British and Irish Basidiomyota

This is available again now at .

This is a database of species whose records are verified and supported by voucher specimens. 

MiSAC (Microbiology in Schools Advisory Committee.)

'HELPFUL AND HARMFUL FUNGI' poster event.  MiSAC Competition  or