The logo of the tercentenary is based on a picture that was painted by the leading botanical artist of his day, Georg Dilnys Ehret. The painting illustrates Class 10 of the sexual system.
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28/9/2007 -- 30/9/2007

FORAY NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR :


Linnæus Tercentenary Foray

Burry Heights, Avalon Peninsula Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada

Annual Mushroom Foray of the HumberNatural History Society. On the Avalon Peninsula of Newfoundland for 2007.  Small groups go in the woods collecting mushrooms with expert guides. Specimens are brought back for definitive identification by invited international experts. 2007 Foray named in honour of Carl Linnæus. Academic program on mycological subjects in the evenings, including a special discussion by an international panel of mycologists, entitled the Linnæus panel discussion, devoted to the species concept as it has evolved in mycology in 2007.

Contact:
Andrus Voitk
mushrooms@hnhs.ca
Web address
www.hnhs.ca/mushrooms/