JOURNAL OF NATURAL RESOURCES ›› 1996, Vol. 11 ›› Issue (3): 268-271.doi: 10.11849/zrzyxb.1996.03.012

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DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION OF THE MACRO-FUNGUS RESOURCE IN THE SHENNONGJIA FOREST DISTRICT

Chen Qiwu1, Zhu Lanbao1, Yang Xinmei2   

  1. 1. Hubei Agricultural College;
    2. Huazhong agricultural University
  • Online:1996-09-25 Published:1996-09-25

Abstract: There is very rich macro-fungus resource in the Shennongria Forest District. There are 252 species, belonging to 86 genera, 24 families, 8 orders and 2 classes. Of the many species 114 are edible, 10 are medicinal, 19 are poisonous and about 109 whose usage is yet unknown. These fungi account for 38.36% of the total 657 species collected in the whole country. This paper deals with their natural genesis kinds and distribution, and puts forth some suggestions about their development and utilization.

Key words: Shennongjia, fungus resource, development and utilization