Amy Honan

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Biology Lab Coordinator, Lecturer in Biology, Curator of Fungi

Education
B.A., Western, Biochemistry, 2002
M.S., San Francisco State University, Biology, 2006
Ph.D. candidate , University of Washington, Seattle, College of Forest Resources 2007-10
Phone
970.943.2437
Email
ahonan@western.edu
Office Location
Hurst Hall 128A

Biography

Courses Taught

  • Environmental Biology
  • Biological Principles
  • Diversity and Patterns of Life
  • Biology of Fungi
  • Coevolution

Research Interests

  • Fungal Ecology
  • Fungal Taxonomy
  • Endophytic fungi
  • Bio- and myco-remediation
  • Shifts in species ranges

Recent Publications

  • Honan, A.H., Desjardin, D.E., Perry, B.A., Horak, E., Baroni, T.J. 2015.  Towards a better understanding of Tetrapyrgos (Basidiomycota, Agaricales): new species, type studies, and phylogenetic inferences. Phytotaxa. 231(2):101-132.