Terms Of Use

This website presumes the end-user has an understanding of the appropriate use and limitations associated with such data:

  • The data are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis.
  • The data are presented as they have been recorded against the collections.
  • Some of the data may be inaccurate, incomplete and/or imprecise. Such data will include, but are not limited to, localities and identifications of specimens.
  • Some of the information we hold may be withheld from public access when disclosure is deemed not in the public interest.

Landcare Research accepts no responsibility for any actions taken in reliance on the contents of this website or consequences arising from the use of it.

Copyright in Data
CC BY The data, but not the images, in this web site are made available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 New Zealand License.

This allows for the re-distribution of the data and any derivative works based on the data, provided that the source of the data is acknowledged and that derivative products are released under the same conditions.

Citation Conventions
ANON. YYYY. New Zealand Fungi and Bacteria (NZFUNGI). Landcare Research, http//nzfungi.landcareresearch.co.nz, YYYY-MM-DD

Copyright in Website and Images
Landcare Research holds all copyright in the NZFUNGI website and applying to all images in the website, unless indicated otherwise. Images may not be reproduced in whole or part except under licence from Landcare Research or the indicated copyright holder.

Permission to use images will not be unreasonably withheld as the copyright of images is enforced to ensure that images of specimens are available for all users in perpetuity.

Except as required by law, Landcare Research cannot and does not warrant the performance or results you may obtain by using the NZFUNGI website. No warranties, express or implied, are given as to non-infringement of third party rights, merchantability, or fitness for any particular purpose.

Limit of Liability
Subject to any liability which may not be excluded or limited by law, Landcare Research shall not be liable on any legal basis (including, without limitation, negligence) and hereby expressly excludes all liability for loss or damage howsoever and whenever caused.