April 8, 2016:
Today I linked over 400 of Marian Rea's fungal paintings to specimens stored at MICH and uploaded them to the MycoPortal! The paintings are of fungi that she and her husband Paul Rea collected. Paul and Marian were friends of Michigan mycologist Alexander H. Smith, which is how the collections and paintings wound up here at MICH.
March 8, 2016:
We have begun digitizing our microfungi at the herbarium as part of the NSF-funded Microfungi Collection Consortium TCN digitization project. Our team digitized over 8000 basidiomycete rust specimens in our first month!