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Thursday, August 16 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fungal Dinosaurs from the Lost World

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The Tepui region of South America contains some of the most remote and pristine forests on the planet.Mycological expeditions over the last 15+ years have yielded a cornucopia of unusual fungi including hundreds of new species and genera of macrofungi. This talk will cover the basics of conducting fieldwork in remote areas and present some of the incredible mushrooms of the region.

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Cathy Aime

Dr. M. Catherine Aime earned her doctorate in Biology from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and StateUniversity in 2001 and completed her postdoctoral research at the University of Oxford in the UnitedKingdom. She worked for four years as a research molecular biologist with the USDA-ARS... Read More →

Thursday August 16, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm PDT
Sheridan Opera House 110 N Oak St, Telluride, CO 81435