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Fungal barcoding progress

qrcodeThe fungal barcoding conference met in Amsterdam in April and finalized the proposed selection of a barcode sequence for fungal identification. The efforts of the Barcode of Life and the fungal barcoding working group have already produced databases that can be searched and are working to generate a paper describing their efforts and importantly, protocols for Identification that can be standardized for analysis and identification of fungi.