Amy Honan

Amy Honan

Biology Lab Coordinator, Lecturer in Biology, Curator of Fungi


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


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.