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Amy Honan

Amy Honan

Biology Lab Coordinator, Lecturer in Biology, Curator of Fungi
Hurst Hall 128A


Ph.D, University of Washington, Seattle, School of Environmental and Forest Resources 2021
M.S., San Francisco State University, Biology, 2006
B.A., Western Colorado University, Biochemistry, 2002


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.

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