Dr. Gareth Wyn Griffith PhD

Reader in Mycology

Research Focus

Fungal ecology; Conservation policy; exploitation of anaerobic fungi; fungal taxonomy

Scientific Activities

Significant Publications

Detheridge AP, G Brand, R Fychan, FV Crotty, R Sanderson, GW Griffith (2016). The legacy effect of cover crops on soil fungal populations in a cereal rotation. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 228, 49-61

Callaghan TM, SM Podmirseg, D Hohlweck, JE Edwards, AK Puniya, GW Griffith (2015). Buwchfawromyces eastonii gen. nov., sp. nov.: a new anaerobic fungus (Neocallimastigomycota) isolated from buffalo faeces. MycoKeys 9: 11-28

Halbwachs H, BTM Dentinger, AP Detheridge, P Karasch, GW Griffith (2013). Hyphae of waxcap fungi colonise plant roots. Fungal Ecology 6 (6), 487-492


Contact information

Prifysgol Aberystwyth / Aberystwyth University
SY23 3DD

Email: gwg@aber.ac.uk