Elaphomyces appalachiensis and E. verruculosus sp. nov. (Ascomycota Eurotiales, Elaphomycetaceae) from eastern North America
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Revista Mexicana de Micologia. 35: 17-22.
We describe Elaphomyces verruculosus as new species from eastern North America, ranging from Quebec, Canada south along the eastern USA and along the Gulf Coast to northeastern México. E. verruculosus is similar in overall morphology to E. granulatus of Europe. In addition we re-describe E. appalachiensis and report it as occurring in Florida, Iowa, Tennessee, West Virginia and Mexico.
KeywordsPinus; Quercus; sequestrate; ectomycorrhiza
Castellano, Michael A.; Guerrero, Gonzalo Guevara; Jimenez, Jesus Garcia; Trappe, James M. 2012. Elaphomyces appalachiensis and E verruculosus sp nov (Ascomycota Eurotiales, Elaphomycetaceae) from eastern North America. Revista Mexicana de Micologia. 35: 17-22.