A nomenclatural database of corticioid fungi (Hymenomycetes)
Click here for a formal description of Cortbase v 2.02 and its functions. This is important information.
Click here to download the MS-DOS version of Cortbase v. 2.02. View the publication (Phyloinformatics 1:5, 2004). News
Check a name
Data on a species
List accepted and rejected corticioid species in a genus
Check herbarium for type specimens
Names by an author
Suggest species from [partial] epithet
- December 2009 - A substantial update featuring some 300 new species, 25 new genera, and 10 new herbaria was rolled out. The locations of many type specimens have been resolved in the positive in this update, which we term version 2.1.
- Summer 2008 - Various minor updates pertaining to the content of the databse were implemented. The version number was changed to 2.03 to reflect this.
- Summer 2007 - Various updates on existing data were implemented based on the kind feedback from Karen Nakasone. The version number is kept at 2.02.
- December 2006 - Cortbase 2.02 is released. The version features many new names and several updates on older data. This is envisioned to be the last update to the MS-DOS version; the archive will remain on the server but will no longer be maintained.
Physical contact address: Erast Parmasto, Estonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, 181 Riia St., 51014 Tartu, Estonia, and
Tartu University, Museum of Natural History, 14-A Ravila St., 50411 Tartu, Estonia.
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Maintained by Henrik Nilsson at Goteborg University
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