This study was conducted at Horticulture Department of Cukurova University, Adana, Turkey during 2010-2011. Fresh
sample of Ganoderma lucidum
collected from Mersin province of Turkey was used as material. Volatile aroma compounds were performed by Headspace Gas Chromatography (HS-GC/MS). Alcohols, aldehydes, acids, phenol, L-Alanine, d-Alanine, 3-Methyl, 2-Butanamine, 2-Propanamine were determined. 1-Octen-3-ol (Alcohol) and 3-methyl butanal (Aldehyde) were identified
as major aroma compounds.