Learn the latest on psilocybin mushrooms of N. America as well as new discovers from Alan’s recent adventures in Ecuador and New Zealand.
Alan Rockefeller is an expert mycologist. He teaches workshops on DNA barcoding, field photography, and fungal microscopy. He lives in the Bay Area, California.
Alan has been studying fungal diversity for more than two decades, and since 2001 he has photographed more than 2,500 species of fungi.
Eventually, Alan hopes to be able to offer free DNA barcoding services to the mycology community via his newest endeavor into Nanopore sequencing. As of today, Alan has uploaded more than 700 of his own fungal DNA sequences to Genbank, and he is a co-author on several scientific papers, including publications documenting new species of bioluminescent Mycena and Psilocybe.
Alan is also devoted to the art of macroscopic mushroom identification. Amazingly, he has identified over 250,000 fungi on websites like iNaturalist, Mushroom Observer, and various Facebook Groups. Nothing short of a powerhouse, Alan Rockefeller is an authority on the leading edge of mycology, who is beloved by his community for the knowledge and value he contributes to the field.
What: Psilocybin Mushrooms of North America w/ Alan Rockefeller
When: Wednesday, June 28, 2023
Where: 2455 South Industrial Hwy, suite A, Ann Arbor, MI
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.