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Boris Assyov

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Contacts

1113 Sofia, Acad. G. Bonchev Str., bl. 23
e-mail: contact@boletales.com
personal web-site: http://boletales.com

Curriculum vitae

Birth date: 10.12.1975

Education:

PhD. 2002-2004 Mycology, Institute of Botany, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
Thesis: „Taxonomy, economic importance and conservation of the representatives of the genus Boletus in Bulgaria”

MSc. 1997-2001 Botany, Faculty of Biology, University of Sofia

Employment:

2001-2002 Biologist at Institute of Botany, Mycology Section
2002-2004 PhD-student at Institute of Botany, Mycology Section
2005-2010 Biologist at Institute of Botany, Mycology Section
2010-2011 Assistant at Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research, Mycology Section
2012-present Chief assistant at Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research, Mycology Section

Research interests

Taxonomy and nomenclature of fungi (Basidiomycetes, especially Boletales; Ascomycetes), Evaluation and conservation of the fungal diversity, Ecology of fungi, Sustainable use of fungal resources, Productivity of commercial species of wild edible fungi

Publications

Assyov, B. & Denchev, C.M. 2004. Preliminary checklist of Boletales in Bulgaria. – Mycologia Balcanica 1: 195–208.

Assyov, B. & Denchev, C.M. 2004. Boletus kuthanii, a new name for Xerocomus flavus (Boletales). – Mycotaxon 90(2): 391–392.

Assyov, B. 2005. New and rare for Bulgaria boletes. – Mycologia Balcanica 2: 75–81.

Gyosheva, M.M., Denchev, C.M., Dimitrova, E.G., Assyov, B., Petrova, R.D. & Stoichev, G. 2006. Red List of fungi in Bulgaria. – Mycologia Balcanica 3: 81–86.

Stoykov, D.Y. & Assyov, B. 2009. The genus Trochila in Bulgaria. – Mycotaxon 109: 351–359.

Assyov, B. & Denchev, C.M. 2010. Conservation of larger basidiomycetes in Bulgaria: the case of Boletus. – Mycologia Balcanica 7: 55–58.

Denchev, C.M. & Assyov, B. 2010. Checklist of the larger basidiomycetes in Bulgaria. – Mycotaxon 111: 279–282 + on-line version: 1–76 (http://www.mycotaxon.com /resources/checklists/denchev-v111-checklist.pdf).

Assyov, B. & Stoykov, D.Y. 2011. Amanita singeri (Amanitaceae) – first find in the Balkan Peninsula. – Comptes rendus de l’Académie bulgare des Sciences 64: 1157–1160.

Assyov, B. & Stoykov, D.Y. 2011. Boletus bubalinus (Boletaceae). A new addition to the mycota of Bulgaria and the Balkans. – Comptes rendus de l’Académie bulgare des Sciences 64: 1585–1589.

Denchev, C.M., Stoykov, D.Y., Sameva, E.F. & Assyov, B. 2011. New Bulgarian records of fungi associated with glacial relict plants. – Mycotaxon 117: 373–380.

Kaounas, V., Assyov, B. & Alvarado, P. 2011. New data on hypogeous fungi in Greece with special reference to Wakefieldia macrospora (Hymenogastraceae, Agaricales) and Geopora clausa (Pyronemataceae, Pezizales). – Mycologia Balcanica 8: 105–113.

Assyov, B. 2012. Revision of Boletus section Appendiculati (Boletaceae) in Bulgaria with a key to the Balkan species. – Turkish Journal of Botany 36: 408–419.

Gyosheva, M.M., Konstantinidis,G., Assyov, B. & Kaounas, V. 2012. On the occurence of the truffle-like fungus Stephensia bombycina (Ascomycota, Pyronemataceae) in Bulgaria and Greece. – Comptes rendus de l’Académie bulgare des Sciences 65: 479–482.

Rebriev, Y.А. & Assyov, B. 2012. New localities of Gastropila fragilis (Lycoperdaceae) in Europe and Asia. – Czech Mycology 64: 65–72.

Affiliation

Department
Plant and Fungal Diversity and Resources
Division
Mycology

History

Member for
6 years 41 weeks