Spore Print Workshop

Workshop Aims

This Workshop’s aim was to create a record of spore prints of different colours for Agarics and to work out how useful spore print colour is in identifying fungi to Genus at least.


The following material from the workshop is available for downloading in .pdf format:

Spore Print Workshop ReportDownload [.pdf]
This is the powerpoint presentation report on the workshop given by Fran Guard at the following QMS meeting. It contains details of the workshop’s events.

Spore Print Colour InformationDownload [.pdf]
A useful list of genera sorted by their spore print colour.

Spore Print workshop participants

Spore print workshop participants examining some specimens. (© FE Guard)