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Contribution Summary for Danny Newman (myxomop)
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Joined Mushroom Observer: 2007-05-26 16:42:38 -0700
Primary Location: San Francisco, California, USA
Mailing Address for Collections: Danny Newman (c/o The Desjardin Lab) The Harry D. Thiers Herbarium San Francisco State University 1600 Holloway Ave San Francisco, CA 94132

Research:

Ecuador: (2008 & 2009/2010, 2014)
Mating, Dispersal and Diversity of Xylariacious Fungi in the Ecuadorian Cloud Forest [Photographer & Research Assistant] (April – May 2014)

  • Institute of Ecology and Evolution (IE²), University of Oregon (UO), Eugene, Oregon, USA
    Dr. Bitty A. Roy & Roo Vandegrift
  • Reserva Biologica Los Cedros, Imbabura, Ecuador
    Josef DeCoux

The Amazon Mycorenewal Project [Photographer & Parataxonomist] (2008 & 2009/2010)

  • Mia Rose Maltz (The RITES Project), Paul Gamboa (Universidad Central del Ecuador / Centro de Transferencia de Tecnologias) & Milton Narváez (BioMindo)

Madagascar: (January-February 2014)
Contributions Toward a Monograph of the Genus Marasmius of Madagascar [Photographer & Research Assistant]

  • San Francisco State University (SFSU), San Francisco, California, USA
    Dr. Dennis Desjardin, Jackie Shay
  • California Academy of Sciences Madagascar Biodiversity Center, Antananarivo, Madagascar
    Rokiman Letsara (Parc Botanique et Zoologique de Tsimbazaza) & Emile Randrianjohany (Centre National de Recherches sur l’Environnement)

Bolivia: (2008, 2009, & 2012-2013)
Inventorying the Fungi of Bolivia [Photographer, Parataxonomist & Herbarium Tech]

  • Herbario Nacional de Bolivia (LPB), Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, La Paz
    Dr. Stephan Beck, Dr. Rosa Isela Meneses, Wilma Alicia Arce Salamanca & Kenia Pinto Alzérreca
  • Herbario Cryptogamico (UCBSP), Universidad Catolica Boliviana San Pablo, Cochabamba
    Dr. Eduardo Morales, Elizabeth Melgarejo Estrada & Irelis Cuba Pinto
  • Herbario del Oriente Boliviano (USZ), Universidad Autónoma Gabriel René Moreno, Santa Cruz
    Diana Rocabado, Stefany Poquiviqui, Daniela Camacho
  • Senckenberg Research Station “Chiquitos,” Hacienda San Sebastián, Santa Cruz
    Dr. Lutz Werding
  • Western Montana Mycological Association, Missoula, Montana, USA (2008 & 2009)
    Larry Evans

Costa Rica: (August 2012)
Tropical Fungi and Fungal-like organisms [Teaching Assistant]

  • The Organization for Tropical Studies
    Dr. Priscila Chaverri, Dr. Gregory Mueller, Dr. Andy Miller
  • Instituto Nacional de Biodiversidad (InBio) & Universidad de Costa Rica (UCR), Santo Domingo, Costa Rica
    Dra. Julietta Carranza, Dr. Carlos Rojas

Photo Equipment:

-Canon 6D
-Canon MP-E 65mm Macro Lens
-Komura Telemore95 II 2x Teleconverter
-Fotodiox Pro Lens Mount Adapter
-Nikon PB-4 Tilt-Shift Bellows
-Nikon BR-2 Reversing Ring
-Gitzo GT2540EX Tripod
-Acratech GV2 Ballhead
-Wimberley P-5 Camera Body Plate
-Bowens 36" Silver & White Umbrella
-Lowepro Rezo 160 Bag
-Tenba Shootout Backpack (Medium)
-Pelican 1510 Case w/ Dividers & Photographer’s Sleeve

Micro Equipment:

-Trinocular Olympus BHS
-SPlan 4x, 10x, 20x, 40x (1.25 N.A.)
-SPlanApo 100x Oil (1.4 N.A.)
-BH2-AAC Aplanatic-Achromatic 1.4 N.A Brightfield Condenser
-WHK 10x 20 L Eyepieces
-NFK 2.5× LD 125 Photo Eyepiece
-Diagnostic Instruments PA1-10A SLR Camera Adapter

Webpages:

CV – http://www.linkedin.com/pub/danny-newman/28/ba5/170
Flickr – https://www.flickr.com/photos/myxomop/
Library – https://www.librarything.com/catalog/myxomop

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Name Descriptions Authored 14 * 100 = 1400
Name Descriptions Edited 4 * 10 = 40
Names Created 8201 * 10 = 82010
Names Edited 378 * 10 = 3780
Location Descriptions Authored 5 * 50 = 250
Location Descriptions Edited 2 * 5 = 10
Locations Created 145 * 10 = 1450
Locations Edited 168 * 5 = 840
Images 2259 * 10 = 22590
Species Lists 71 * 5 = 355
Species List Entries 18274 * 1 = 18274
Observations 996 * 1 = 996
Comments 4353 * 1 = 4353
Proposed IDs 18967 * 1 = 18967
Votes 25562 * 1 = 25562

Total = 180877

Life List: 292 species in 171 genera
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