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    Author(s): Gonzalo Guevara-Guerrero; Efren Cazares-Gonzalez; Gregory Bonito; Rosanne A. Healy; Benjamin Stielow; Jesus Garcia; Fortunato Garza-Ocanas; Michael Castellano; James Trappe
    Date: 2014
    Source: Biodiversidad Tamaulipeca Volume 2, Number 1, 2014; pp. 87-101.
    Publication Series: Book Chapter
    Station: Forest Products Laboratory
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    Twenty genera of hypogeous fungi or truffles are reported and illustrated from the State of Tamaulipas. The truffles belong to the following phyla: Glomeromycota (Glomus); Zygomycota (Endogone); hypogeous Ascomycota (Elaphomyces, Genabea, Genea, Hydnobolites, Pachyphloeus, Tuber); and Basidiomycota (Arcangeliella, Aroramyces, Cystangium, Gautieria, Gymnomyces, Hymenogster; Hysterangium, Melanogaster, Octaviania, Rhizopogon, Sclerogaster and Thaxterogasier) . Comments on their ecology and taxonomic status are provided for most genera.

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    Guevara-Guerrero, Gonzalo; Cazares-Gonzalez, Efren; Bonito, Gregory; Healy, Rosanne A.; Stielow, Benjamin; Garcia, Jesus; Garza-Ocanas, Fortunato; Castellano, Michael; Trappe, James. 2014. Chapter 4: Hongos Hipogeos de Tamulipas, Mexico. Biodiversidad Tamaulipeca Volume 2, Number 1, 2014; pp. 87-101.


    Truffle, false truffle, underground fungi, taxonomy

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