Acta Mycologica

The international journal Acta Mycologica is published by the Polish Botanical Society, with financial assistance of the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education. The journal promotes all aspects of mycology and lichenology since 1965.

The journal offers Open Access publication of original research papers, short communications ,and reviews dedicated to all disciplines of fungal science including taxonomy, distribution, genetics, fungal structure, physiology, evolution, ecology and mycocoenology.



List of reviewers 2016

The list of scientists who have served as reviewers for the Acta Mycologica journal in the years 2016. The editors, on behalf of the journal, express their great appreciation of all reviewers competence, dedication and hard work.  
Posted: 2018-01-06

Acta Mycologica archival issues

Dear Readers. We continue to provide subsequent archival issues of Acta Mycologica journal. The digitization of archival issues is conducted with the support of the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education.  
Posted: 2015-12-10

Cessation of the print edition


Starting from the jubilee 50th volume, the Acta Mycologica will be only available as an online edition.

Therefore, the page numbers are no longer used for citation purposes. Every article will now contain citation schema with the unique article number included, which replaces pagination. In the following example the article number is 1063: Acta Mycol. 2015;50(1):1063. Additionally, the article number is the last part of the updated DOI pattern, e.g., the following DOI is assigned to the article number 1061: 10.5586/am.1061.

Posted: 2015-08-04
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Vol 52, No 2 (2017)

Cover Page

On the cover New species of rust fungi Skierka himalayensis A. K. Gautam & S. Avasthi, sp. nov., reported for the first time from leaves of Pistacia integerrima in India. The genus Skierka was defined by Polish scientist Marian Raciborski. The name refers to the person of Skierka, a hero of a fairy-tale fantasy Balladyna written by Juliusz Słowacki, Polish dramatist, poet, and philosopher.

[Authors: Ajay Kumar Gautam, Shubhi Avasthi]