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Integrative Biology 471 - General Mycology

Syllabus for Fall 2016

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1 Monday

08/22/16

Lecture

Laboratory

Introduction to the fungi
  • The Rotten World About Us

  • Lecture 1
  • Fungi and the History of Mycology
  • 2 Wednesday

    08/24/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Introduction to the Kingdom Fungi
  • Use and care of the microscope

  • Lecture 2
  • Fungal spores
  • 3 Monday

    08/29/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Introduction to the Basidiomycota
  • Hyphae

  • Culture Techniques
  • Lecture 3
  • Basidiomycota
  • 4 Wednesday

    08/31/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Agaricomycetidae
  • Agaricomycetidae lab

  • hand out Agaricomycetidae Presentations
  • Lecture 4
    Monday

    09/05/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Labor Day - No Class! Labor Day - No Class!
    5 Wednesday

    09/07/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    "aphyllophorales" I
  • aphyllophorales I lab

  • Lecture 5
    6 Monday

    09/12/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    "aphyllophorales" II (same handout as for Lecture 5)
  • aphyllophorales II lab

  • Lecture 6
    7 Wednesday

    09/14/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

  • Agaricomycetidae Presentations

  • Agaricaceae
  • Amanitaceae
  • Boletaceae
  • Coprinaceae
  • Hygrophoraceae
  • Pluteaceae
  • Strophariaceae
  • Tricholomataceae
  • 8 Monday

    09/19/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    FIELD TRIP to Brownfield Woods
  • Fungus Collection instructions
  • Specimen labels for collection
  • Culture Collection datasheet
  • Isolation from Basidiomycota
  • Isolation of Endophytic Fungi
  • Isolation of Aquatic Fungi
  • Isolation of Dung Fungi
  • Isolation of Water Molds
  • Media Information
  • FIELD TRIP
    9 Wednesday

    09/21/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Smuts
  • work on specimens from field trip

  • Lecture 9
  • Fungal pathogens of plants
  • 10 Monday

    09/26/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Rusts
  • Smuts & Rusts lab

  • Lecture 10
    11 Wednesday

    09/28/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    EXAM I EXAM I
    12 Monday

    10/03/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Introduction to Ascomycota
  • Human Pathogens Presentations

  • Ascomycota Info

  • Lecture 12
  • Ascomycota
  • 13 Wednesday

    10/05/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Yeasts & Taphrina
  • Yeasts & Taphrina lab

  • Lecture 13
  • Yeasts
  • 14 Monday

    10/10/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Eurotiomycetes
  • Eurotiomycetes lab

  • Lecture 14
    15 Wednesday

    10/12/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Erysiphales
  • Human Pathogens Presentations

  • Blastomycosis
  • Candida
  • Coccidioidomycosis
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Histoplasmosis

  • Lecture 15
    16 Monday

    10/17/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    discomycetes
  • discomycetes lab

  • Lecture 16
    17 Wednesday

    10/19/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    pyrenomycetes
  • pyrenomycetes lab

  • Lecture 17
    18 Monday

    10/24/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    loculoascomycetes
  • loculoascomycetes lab

  • Lecture 18
    19 Wednesday

    10/26/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    mitosporic fungi
  • mitosporic fungi lab

  • Lecture 19
  • Mitosporic Fungi
  • 20 Monday

    10/31/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    FIELD TRIP to Hart Woods
  • Hart Woods aerial shot.jpg
  • Hart Woods contour map.jpg
  • FIELD TRIP
    Wednesday

    11/02/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Work on collections from field trip!
    21 Monday

    11/07/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    lichens
  • lichens lab

  • Lecture 21
  • Lichens
  • 22 Wednesday

    11/09/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    EXAM II EXAM II
    23 Monday

    11/14/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Glomeromycota
  • Glomeromycota Lab

  • Lecture 23
  • Mycorrhiza
  • Zygomycota and Glomeromycota
  • 24 Wednesday

    11/16/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Zygomycota I
  • Zygomycota I Lab - Collections are DUE!

  • Lecture 24

    Monday

    11/21/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    THANKSGIVING BREAK
    Wednesday

    11/23/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    THANKSGIVING BREAK
    25 Monday

    11/28/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Zygomycota II
  • Zygomycota II Lab

  • Lecture 25
    26 Wednesday

    11/30/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Chytridiomycota
  • Chytridiomycota Lab

  • Lecture 26
  • Chytridiomycota
  • 27 Monday

    12/05/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    Oomycota
  • Oomycota Lab

  • Lecture 27
    28 Wednesday

    12/07/16

    Lecture

    Laboratory

    slime molds
  • slime molds Lab

  • Lecture 28
  • Slime Molds
  • FINAL EXAM Wednesday

    12/14/16

    7-10pm