Tuber floridanum

Coll. FLAS-F-61239
Coll. FLAS-F-61239
© M. Sulzbacher

Tuber floridanum A. Grupe, Sulzbacher & M.E. Smith, Mycologia, 110 (4): 786 (2018).


Basionym Tuber floridanum A. Grupe, Sulzbacher & M.E. Smith, Mycologia, 110 (4): 786 (2018).

Diagnosis Tuber floridanum differs from other members of the Maculatum clade by the smooth peridium surface, thickness of the peridium, presence of dermatocystidia, commonly 2–4 spores, rarely 5 spores per ascus, ascospores that are subglobose to broadly ellipsoidal (mean Q = 1.37), and unique gene sequences.

Type FLAS-F-61240 - holotypus

MycoBank 819799


Grupe II A.C., Sulzbacher M.A., Grebenc T., Healy R., Bonito G., Smith M.E. 2018. Tuber brennemanii and Tuber floridanum: Two new Tuber species are among the most commonly detected ectomycorrhizal taxa within commercial pecan (Carya illinoinensis) orchards. Mycologia, 110 (4): 780-790.

Classification: Tuberaceae, Tuber

Created on 26/01/2019.

Updated on 08/08/2023.


Collections List

[US] Gainesville
Owen-Illinois Park
04/06/2013, leg. M.E. Smith
F-61240 (FLAS)
[US] Gainesville
Sugarfoot Prairie
02/07/1981, leg. J.M. Trappe
151896 (OSC)
[US] Athens
city park
14/07/2017, leg. J. Spatafora
F-62385 (FLAS)
[BR] Cachoeira do Sul
19/08/2016, leg. M. Sulzbacher
F-61239 (FLAS)
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