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A master's thesis project to explore the immense and largely undocumented fungal biodiversity of the rainforests of Madagascar.
A master's thesis project to explore the immense and largely undocumented fungal biodiversity of the rainforests of Madagascar.
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    A copy of my published findings and a personalized thank you!

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    A copy of my published findings (expected June 2015) and a post card from Madagascar with a special message from me.

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    An 8'x10' signed and numbered print from the project's photographic archive, a copy of my published findings (expected June 2015)

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    Mention in the acknowledgments of my paper, an 8'x10' signed and numbered print from the project's photographic archive, a personal invitation to my thesis defense and a copy of my published findings (expected June 2015).

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    A guided mushroom hunt with me in California during the Fall of 2014 or paid admission to a fungi foray near you, an 8'x10' signed and numbered print from the project's photographic archive, mention in the acknowledgments of my paper, a personal invitation to my thesis defense and a copy of my published findings (expected June 2015).

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    A private weekend-long mushroom retreat with me in California during the Fall of 2014 (complete with campfires, vittles, and song!) or paid admission to a fungi foray near you, an 8'x10' signed and numbered print from the project's photographic archive, mention in the acknowledgments of my paper, a personal invitation to my thesis defense and a copy of my published findings (expected June 2015).

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    Honorary eponomy of an undescribed species of Marasmius (we name a mushroom after you!), an 8'x10' signed and numbered print from the project's photographic archive, mention in the acknowledgments of my paper, a personal invitation to my thesis defense and a copy of my published findings (expected June 2015).

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