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PD Dr. Beatrice Senn - Personal Homepage

Beatrice Senn
Organisational unit Biodiversity and Conservation Biology
Address Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL
Zürcherstrasse 111
8903 Birmensdorf

Room Bi LG D 20
Contact Phone: +41 44 739 2243
Fax: +41 44 7392 215
Web / E-Mail


  • Conservation biology of macrofungi (mapping, red-listing)
  • Ecology of wood-inhabiting aphyllophoroid fungi
  • Taxonomy and ecology of alpine macromycetes
  • Ecology of Green Alder (Alnus viridis) stands


Docent at the University of Berne (courses in mycology)

Docent at Schweizerische Hochschule für Landwirtschaft (University of Applied Sciences)

International boards

Chair ECCF (European Council for the Conservation of Fungi) since 2007


Studies in biology (botany zoology geology), University of Berne

PhD 1986 (Ecology and taxonomy of alpine macromycetes)

Habitilation with taxonomical papers. especially Crepidotus / Agaricales