Global warming and mycoflora in the Baltic Region

Hanns Kreisel

Abstract


The author discusses possible effects of global warming on distribution and ecology of larger fungi, and presents examples of suggested indicator species which apparently are spreading from south to north. Only Basidiomycetes are corncerned, while actually no case of non-lichenized Ascomycetes is known. A continued monitoring of the mentioned species is recommended.

Keywords


mycoflora; Basidiomycetes; global warming; Baltic Region

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