Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Open Access Tuber sinoaestivum sp. nov., an edible truffle from southwestern China

Download Article:
 Download
(PDF 725.1 kb)
 
A new Tuber species, T. sinoaestivum, is described from southwestern China based on morphological and molecular analyses. The new species, which was found fruiting in association with Pinus armandii, has been previously misidentified as T. aestivum (=T. uncinatum). Although morphologically quite similar, T. sinoaestivum differs from the European species by more globose ascospores ornamented with a shallower reticulum. ITS sequence analyses show only 92% similarity between the two species, further supporting the taxonomic separation of T. sinoaestivum from T. aestivum.
No References for this article.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: BLACK TRUFFLES; PEZIZALES; PHYLOGENY; TAXONOMY

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: March 4, 2013

More about this publication?
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more