Editor-in-Chief: PERSOH D, PhD, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany


Managing Editor: CHETHANA KWT, PhD, Center of Excellence in Fungal Research, Thailand 


Senior Associate Editors

  • BHAT J, Professor, Gou University, India – Asexual fungi
  • HYDE KD, Professor, Center of Excellence in Fungal Research, Mae Fah Luang University, Chiang Rai 57100, Thailand
  • MAHARACHCHIKUMBURA S, PhD, College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman. Pestalotioid fungi, General taxonomy of Sordariomycetes 
  • McKENZIE EHC, Senior Plant Pathologist, LandCare, New Zealand - General mycology
  • SRIDHAR R, Professor, Mangalore University, India – Freshwater fungi


Associate Editors

  • BASSLER C, PhD, Bavarian Forest National Park, Germany. Mycology and Climatology
  • BEENKEN L, PhD, Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, Switzerland. Taxonomy and systematics of Basidiomycota and Erysiphales
  • CASTAÑEDA RF, Professor, Instituto de Investigaciones Fundamentales en Agricultura Tropical, Cuba. Asexual fungi
  • DARANAGAMA A, Center of excellence in Fungal research, Mae Fah Luang University, Thailand. Xylariaceae and Xylariales
  • DUONG ML, PhD, Hanoi University of Education, Vietnam. Biotechnology
  • GHOBAD-NEJHAD M, PhD, Research Organization for Science and Technology, Iran. Polypores
  • GIBERTONI T, PhD, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil. Polypores
  • HONGSANAN S, PhD, Shenzen University, Shenzen, China. Evolution and Phylogeny
  • HOSOYA T, PhD, National Museum of Nature and Science, Japan. Discomycetes
  • KARUNARATHNA, SC. PhD, Kunming Institute of Botany, Kunming, China. Taxonomy and phylogeny of Basidiomycetes
  • KODSEUB, R, PhD, Pibulsongkram Rajabhat University, Thailand. Biotechnology
  • MORENO HG, Professor, University Alcalá de Henares, Spain. Basidiomycetes
  • PHOOKAMSAK R, Kunming Institute of Botany, Kunming China. Phylogeny
  • PI-HAN WANG, PhD, Professor Tunghai University, Taiwan. Forest Ecology
  • PROMPUTTHA I, PhD, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. Endophytes
  • ROMERO AI, PhD, Senior Researcher, CONICET, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina. Ascomycete taxonomy
  • SENANAYAKE IC, PhD, Centre of Excellence for Fungal Research, Mae Fah Luang University, Chiang Rai, Thailand. Ascomycete
  • SHENOY BD, PhD, Institute of Microbial Technology, CSIR India. Marine fungi
  • SHIVAS R, PhD, Senior Scientist, Agric-Science, Queensland, Australia. Taxonomy of plant pathogens
  • TAYLOR JE, PhD, Edinburgh Botanical gardens, UK. Endophytes and invasive species
  • TEJESVI MV, PhD, University of Oulu, Finland. Endophytes and drug discovery
  • TSUI CM, PhD, University of British Columbia, Canada. Forest Pathology
  • WANASINGHE, D. Researcher, Mae Fah Luang University, Thailand. Taxonomy and phylogeny of Ascomycete
  • WANG B, PhD, Agronomy Department at Iowa State University, USA. Molecular biology techniques, plant and insect fungi genetics
  • ZHAO RL, PhD, State Key Laboratory of Mycology Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China. Taxonomy and phylogeny of Basidiomycete 


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Recent Papers

Volume 2 January 2019 - December 2019

16. Arthrinium setostromum (Apiosporaceae, Xylariales), a novel species associated with dead bamboo from Yunnan, China
Jiang HB et al. (2019)

15. Introducing Seriascoma yunnanense sp. nov. (Occultibambusaceae, Pleosporales) based on evidence from morphology and phylogeny
Rathnayaka AR et al. (2019)

14. The genus Neoaquastroma is widely distributed; a taxonomic novelty, N. cylindricum sp. nov. (Parabambusicolaceae, Pleosporales) from Guizhou, China
Samarakoon MC et al. (2019)

13. Morphological characterization, distribution and ecology of four species of Amanita from north-western Himalaya, India
Mehmood T et al. (2019)

12. Morphology and phylogeny of Yunnanomyces phoenicis sp. nov. (Sympoventuriaceae) from Thailand
Zhang SN et al. (2019)

11. Leucodermia guzmaniana sp. nov. (Physciaceae, Lecanorales), a new species from Mexican cloud forest, and a key to Leucodermia in Mexico
Guzmán-Guillermo J et al. (2019)

10. Phylogenetic and morphological appraisal of Diatrype lijiangensis sp. nov. (Diatrypaceae, Xylariales) from China
Thiyagaraja V et al. (2019)

9. The first report of Daldinia eschscholtzii as an endophyte from leaves of Musa sp. (Musaceae) in Thailand
Samarakoon SMBC et al. (2019)

About Asian Journal of Mycology

Asian Journal of Mycology publishes reviews, research articles, methodology papers, taxonomic works such as monographs, and checklists which are relevant to fungal biology, including lichens. The official journal language is English.

All manuscripts will undergo peer review before acceptance. Asian Journal of Mycology will publish each manuscript as quickly as possible following acceptance by the editors.

Asian Journal of Mycology

Asian Journal of Mycology


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