1. V.Venkateswara Sarma* Field collections, identification, documentation
and image processing
2. Seshagiri Raghukumar* Scientific and technical advice
3. D. Chandramohan* Editing and layout
4. Devanand Kavlekar* Graphics and CD layout
5. B.P.R. Vittal** Validation
6. Kevin D. Hyde*** Validation
  * National Institute of Oceanography, Dona Paula, Goa, 403 004, India
  ** Centre for Advanced Studies in Botany , University of Madras, Guindy Campus, Chennai, 600 025, India
  *** Fungal Diversity Research Project, Dept. of Ecology and Biodiversity, Univ. of Hongkong, Pokfulam Road, Hongkong.