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Researcher: Gates, G (Dr Genevieve Gates)

Fields of Research

Plant biology
Other biological sciences
Climate change impacts and adaptation
Applied statistics
Plant and fungus systematics and taxonomy
Genetics
Forestry management and environment
Mycology
Forestry sciences
Landscape ecology
Tree nutrition and physiology
Genomics
Phylogeny and comparative analysis
Forest biodiversity
Forest health and pathology

Research Objectives

Terrestrial biodiversity
Native forests
Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
Other environmental management
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Hardwood plantations
Other plant production and plant primary products
Environmentally sustainable plant production

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Buchwaldoboletus hemichrysus in Tasmania: A golden dilemma; The Tasmanian Naturalist
Dentipellis tasmanica sp. nov. (Hericiaceae, Basidiomycota) from Australia; MycoKeys
Jafnea pallida (Pezizales), a new name for a cup fungus rediscovered in Tasmania; Ascomycete.org
Pluteus hubregtseorum (Pluteaceae), a new species from Australia and New Zealand; Phytotaxa
Tricholomopsis rubroaurantiacus, a new species of Tricholomataceae from southern China; Mycoscience
Xanthagaricus caeruleus, a new species with ink-blue lamellae from southeast China; Mycoscience
A checklist of the macrofungi at the Woodvine Nature Reserve; The Tasmanian Naturalist
A comparison of macrofungi in young silvicultural regeneration and mature forest at the Warra LTER Site in southern forests of Tasmania; Tasforests
A Field Guide to Tasmanian Fungi; The Tasmanian Field Naturalists Club Inc.
A Field Guide to Tasmanian Fungi; Tasmanian Field Naturalists Club
A new Entoloma (Basidiomycetes, Agaricales) from Tasmania; Mycotaxon
A new species of Fomitiporia (Hymenochaetales) from Australia; Phytotaxa
A preliminary census of the macrofungi of Mount Wellington, Tasmania - The Agaricales; Royal Society of Tasmania, Hobart. Papers and Proceedings
A Preliminary Census of the Macrofungi of Mt Wellington, Tasmania - The Ascomycota; Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
A Preliminary Census of the Macrofungi of Mt Wellington, Tasmania - The Non-Gilled Basidiomycota; Royal Society of Tasmania, Hobart. Papers and Proceedings
A preliminary census of the macrofungi of Mt Wellington, Tasmania - the sequestrate species; Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Aggregated retention and macrofungi: a case study from the Warra LTER site, Tasmania; Tasforests
An inventory of macrofungi observed in Tasmanian forests over a six-year period; Tasforests
Ascomycetes associated with ectomycorrhizas: molecular diversity and ecology with particular reference to the Helotiales; Environmental Microbiology
Citizen scientists and social media contribute to new fungal records for Tasmania; The Tasmanian Naturalist
Coarse woody debris, macrofungal assemblages, and sustainable forest management in a Eucalyptus obliqua forest of southern Tasmania
Comparing indigenous and European-based concepts of seasonality for predicting macrofungal fruiting activity in Tasmania; Australasian Mycologist
Dead wood matters - a snapshot in time of one hectare of the floor of a eucalyptus obliqua forest in Southern Tasmania; Tasmanian Naturalist
Death cap mushrooms form southern Australia: additions to Amanita (Amanitaceae, Agaricales) section Phalloideae clade IX; Australian Systematic Botany
Diversity and ecology of epigeous ectomycorrhizal macrofungal assemblages in a native wet eucalypt forest in Tasmania, Australia; Fungal Ecology
Diversity and phenology of the macrofungal assemblages supported by litter in a tall, wet Eucalyptus obliqua forest in southern Tasmania, Australia; Fungal Ecology
Establishment of ectomycorrhizal fungal community on isolated Nothofagus cunninghamii seedlings regenerating on dead wood in Australian wet temperate forests: does fruit-body type matter?; Mycorrhiza
Five new species and records of Inocybe (Agaricales) from temperate and tropical Australia; Nuytsia
Fungal Planet description sheets: 128-153; Persoonia: a mycological journal
FungiFlip - A Pictorial Guide to Tasmanian Fungi
Generalised Canonical Correlations Analysis for Explaining Macrofungal Species Assemblages; Australasian Mycologist
Global diversity and geography of soil fungi; Science
Keys to the Tasmanian families and genera of gilled fungi; The Tasmanian Naturalist
Macrofungal Biodiversity as a Tool for the Sustainable Management of Coarse Woody Debris in the Forest Landscape
Macrofungi in early stages of forest regeneration in Tasmania's southern forests; Tasforests
Multi-gene phylogeny and taxonomy of Amauroderma s.lat. (Ganodermataceae); Persoonia
Multilocus phylogenetic analyses reveal unexpected abundant diversity and significant disjunct distribution pattern of the Hedgehog Mushrooms (Hydnum L.); Scientific Reports
New species and records of Rhodocybe (Entolomataceae, Agaricales) from Tasmania; Australian Systematic Botany
Not mushroom for error in fungi hunt
Novel host associations for the fungus beetles Cnecosa insueta and Thallis vinula (Coleoptera: Erotylidae: Erotylinae) in Tasmania; Tasmanian Naturalist
Preliminary studies in the genus Entoloma in Tasmania - II; Cryptogamie: Mycologie
Preliminary studies in the genus Entoloma in Tasmania-I; Persoonia
Seeing the forest for the trees - floristic composition in a tall, wet Eucalyptus obliqua forest of Southern Tasmania; Tasmanian Naturalist
Small plot surveying reveals high fungal diversity in the Ecuadorian Amazon - a case study; Current Research in Environmental & Applied Mycology (Journal of Fungal Biology)
Some interesting fungal records for Tasmania; The Tasmanian Naturalist
Some New Species of the Strophariaceae (Agaricales) in Tasmania; Australasian Mycologist
Taxonomy and phylogeny of Sidera (Hymenochaetales, Basidiomycota): four new species and keys to species of the genus; MycoKeys
Taxonomy and phylogeny of polypores with ganodermatoid basidiospores (Ganodermataceae); Mycological Progress
The ecology and diversity of wood-inhabiting macrofungi in a native Eucalyptus obliqua forest of southern Tasmania, Australia; Fungal Ecology
The Entolomataceae of Tasmania; Springer
The fungal genus Lentinellus in Tasmania; The Tasmanian Naturalist
The gilled fungi and boletes of Iran: diversity, systematics, and nrDNA data; Mycologia Iranica
The quest for a globally comprehensible Russula language; Fungal Diversity
The taxonomic foundation, species circumscription and continental endemisms of Singerocybe: evidence from morphological and molecular data; Mycologia
The wild edible mushroom Pleurocollybia cibaria from Peru is a species of Gerhardtia in the Lyophyllaceae (Agaricales); Cryptogamie Mycologie
Two new combinations in the Strophariaceae (Agaricales) of Tasmania; Australasian Mycologist
Two new species of Xanthagaricus and some notes on Heinemannomyces from Asia; MycoKeys
Type studies of Rossbeevera bispora, and a new species of Rossbeevera from south China; MycoKeys
Wood-inhabiting macrofungal assemblages in 43-year-old regenerating wet Eucalyptus Obliqua L'Hér. Forest; Royal Society of Tasmania, Hobart. Papers and Proceedings

Research Projects

Comparing the Macrofungi in Burnt vs Unburnt Areas in an Aggregated Retention Coupe at the Warra LTER; Forestry Tasmania (FT)
Macrofungal Biodiversity as a Tool for the Sustainable Management of Coarse Woody Debris in the Forest Landscape; Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment (HWRE)
Surveys and Comparisons of Macrofungi in Several Silvicultural Management Treatments at the Warra LTER; Forestry Tasmania (FT)

Research Candidate Supervision