The Mycological Society of Japan was established in 1956 to advance every field of mycology. Members of the society consists of wide variety of individuals and organizations, including foreign members from Asia, North and South America, Europe etc. Their occupational categories are also widespread from researchers of universities and private companies to high school students. Nowadays, the number reaches around a thousand and more.
Transactions: English transactions "Mycoscience" 6 volumes/year
Japanese transactions "Japanese Journal of Mycology" 2 volumes/year
Annual Meeting: Once a year (mainly in May)
Forey: Once a year (mainly in September)