May 20, 2016: The results obtained from the first survey for myxomycetes in the hyperarid areas of Peru, have just been published in the journal Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid. This study shows that these areas, despite the extreme weather conditions, are rich in myxomycetes and host a unique species assemblage. Among almost 80 species recorded, most of them belonging to the order Physarales, there is a new species to Science. Check it out.
Diachea mitchellii, a rainbow-like species entering the list of Physarales discovered in the Neotropical Region.
June 17, 2022: Expeditions to high-altitudes of the Tropical Andes of Peru have allowed us to discover a new species [...]
“Iridescent landscape”, by Carlos de Mier, among the very best pictures of FOTCIENCIA 18th exhibition.
June 10, 2022: The photographer and image technician Carlos de Mier, a dear member of the Myxotropic project, has [...]
March 30, 2022: The Myxomycetes represent a relevant group of microorganisms in tropical areas. However, some very interesting regions, [...]