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Alem D, Dejene T, Geml J, Oria‑de‑Rueda JA, Martín‑Pinto P (2022) Metabarcoding analysis of the soil fungal community to aid the conservation of underexplored church forests in Ethiopia. Scientific Reports 12, 4817.

Barros J, Seena S (2022) Fungi in freshwaters: prioritising aquatic Hyphomycetes in conservation goals. Water 14, 605.


Bazzicalupo A, Gonçalves SC, Hébert R, Jakob S, Justo A, Kernaghan G, Lebeuf R, Malloch B, Thorn RG, Walker AK (2022) Macrofungal conservation in Canada and target species for assessment: a starting point. FACETS 7: 448–463." 


Blaalid R, Davey ML (2022) Habitat protection approaches facilitate conservation of overlooked fungal diversity – a case study from the Norwegian coastal heathland system. Frontiers in Fungal Biology 3:886685.


Cooper JA, Buchanan PK, Leonard P, Allison-Cooper L, Johnston P, Padamsee M, McKenzie E, Michel P (2022) Conservation status of selected species of non-lichenised agarics, boletes and russuloid fungi in Aotearoa New Zealand, 2021. New Zealand Threat Classification Series No. 38. Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai, Wellington, New Zealand.

Costa-Rezende D, Kossmann T, Titton M, Drechsler-Santos E (2022) An integrative approach for fungal conservation in southern Brazil. Oryx 56: 13.


Dramani R, Gouwakinnou GN, Houdanon RD, De Kesel A, Minter D, Yorou NS (2022) Ecological niche modelling of Cantharellus species in Benin, and revision of their conservation status. Fungal Ecology 60:101174.


Mueller GM, Cunha KM, May TW, Allen JL, Westrip JRS, Canteiro C, Costa-Rezende DH, Drechsler-Santos ER, Vasco-Palacios AM, Ainsworth AM, Alves-Silva G, Bungartz F, Chandler A, Gonçalves SC, Krisai-Greilhuber I, Iršėnaitė R, Jordal JB, Kosmann T, Lendemer J, McMullin RT, Mešić A, Motato-Vásquez V, Ohmura Y, Næsborg RR, Perini C, Saar I, Simijaca D, Yahr R, Dahlberg A (2022) What do the first 597 global fungal Red List assessments tell us about the threat status of fungi? Diversity 14, 736: 1–25.


Oyanedel R, Hinsley A, Dentinger BTM, et al. (2022) A way forward for wild fungi in international sustainability policy. Conservation Letters 2022.00e12882.


Uhl B, Krah F-S, Baldrian P, Brandl R, Hagge J, Müller J, Thorn S, Vojtech T, Bässler C (2022). Snags, logs, stumps, and microclimate as tools optimizing deadwood enrichment for forest biodiversity. Biological Conservation 270: 109569.


Cao Y, Wu G, Yu D (2021) Include macrofungi in biodiversity targets. Science 372: 1160.


Gonçalves SC, Haelewaters D, Furci G, Mueller GM (2021) Include all fungi in biodiversity goals. Science 373: 403.


Hernández-López L, Alcántar OR, Figueroa-Garcia D et al. (2021) Flora y micobiota en riesgo y endemicas en el municipio San Sebastian del Oeste, Jalisco, Mexico/Threatened and endemic flora and mycobiota in the municipality San Sebastian del Oeste, Jalisco, Mexico. Acta Botánica Mexicana 128.

Ingram DS (2021) A case for conserving plant pathogens. Plant Pathlogy 71: 98–110.


Leonardi M, Comandini O, Sanjust E, Rinaldi AC (2021) Conservation status of milkcaps (Basidiomycota, Russulales, Russulaceae), with notes on poorly known species. Sustainability 13,10365.


Lofgren LA, Stajich JE (2021) Fungal biodiversity and conservation mycology in light of new technology, big data, and changing attitudes. Current Biology 31: R1312-R1325.

Putzke J, Henao Mejía LG, Cañón ERP, et al. (2021) Madre Monte Natural Conservation Area in the Colombian Andes as model for preservation of fungi in Quercus humboldtii forests. Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology 64: e21210077.

Runnel K, Miettinen O, Lõhmus A (2021) Polypore fungi as a flagship group to indicate changes in biodiversity – a test case from Estonia. IMA Fungus 12, 2.

Talhinhas P, Baroncelli R (2021) Colletotrichum species and complexes: geographic distribution, host range and conservation status. Fungal Diversity 110: 109–198.



Howes M‐JR, Quave CL, Collemare J, et al. (2020) Molecules from nature: reconciling biodiversity conservation and global healthcare imperatives for sustainable use of medicinal plants and fungi. Plants, People, Planet 2: 463– 481.

Irga PJ, Dominici L, Torpy FR (2020) The mycological social network: a way forward for conservation of fungal biodiversity. Environmental Conservation 47: 243–250.


Nic Lughadha E, Bachman SP, Leão TCC, et al. (2020) Extinction risk and threats to plants and fungi. Plants, People, Planet 2: 389–408.


Nordén J, Abrego N, Boddy L, et al. (2020) Ten principles for conservation translocations of threatened wood-inhabiting fungi. Fungal Ecology 44:100919. 

Tomao A, Bonet JA, Castaño C, de-Miguel S (2020) How does forest management affect fungal diversity and community composition? Current knowledge and future perspectives for the conservation of forest fungi. Forest Ecology and Management 457,117678.

Wei T, Wang K, Yu X, et al. (2020). Assessment of the threatened status of macro-basidiomycetes in China Biodiversity Science 28: 41–53.

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Zhuang W, Li Y, Zheng H, et al. (2020) Threat status of non-lichenized macro-ascomycetes in China and its threatening factors. Biodiversity Science 28: 26-40.



May TW, Cooper JA, Dahlberg A, et al. (2019), Recognition of the discipline of conservation mycology. Conservation Biology 33: 733–736.

McMullin RT, Drotos K, Ireland D, Dorval H (2019) Diversity and conservation status of lichens and allied fungi in the Greater Toronto Area: results from four years of the Ontario BioBlitz. The Canadian Field-Naturalist 132: 394–406.

Purahong W, Wubet T, Krüger D, Buscot F (2019) Application of next‐generation sequencing technologies to conservation of wood‐inhabiting fungi. Conservation Biology 33: 716-724.



Geltman DV, Himelbrant DE, Konechnaya GY, et al. (2018) Vascular plants, bryophytes, algae, lichens, fungi and slime molds needed in regional conservation measures in the Leningrad Region. Botanicheskiĭ Zhurnal. 103: 764–811.

Lõhmus A, Vunk E, Runnel K (2018). Conservation management for forest fungi in Estonia: the case of polypores. Folia Cryptogamica Estonica 55: 79-89



Devkota S, Keller C, Olley L, et al. (2017) Distribution and national conservation status of the lichen family Lobariaceae (Peltigerales): from subtropical luxuriant forests to the alpine scrub of Nepal Himalaya. Mycosphere 8(4): 630–648.



Juutilainen K, Mönkkönen M, Kotiranta H, Halme P (2016) The role of novel forest ecosystems in the conservation of wood-inhabiting fungi in boreal broadleaved forests. Ecology and Evolution 6: 6943–6954.


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