Sajeewa S.N. Maharachchikumbura (Sajee)

Young Asian Mycologist 2017 - Sajeewa S.N. Maharachchikumbura (Sajee)

At this very outset, we wish to state with pleasure that Sajee is the recipient of the Asian Mycological Association Young Mycologist Award (2017). The AMC Executive Committee had intended for the award last October (AMC 2017) at the AMC in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Sajee will receive his award in AMC 2019 at Mie, Japan in October 2019. We also congratulate Sajee for being placed on Clarivate Analytics' Highly Cited Researchers list 2018. This list recognizes world-class researchers selected for their exceptional research performance, demonstrated by the production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and year in Web of Science.


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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.

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