SclerogasterWakefieldia, and Setchelliogaster: Hypogeous gasteroid basidiomycetes from Israel

M. Krakhmalnyi, S. P. Wasser, E. Nevo

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Sclerogaster compactus, Wakefieldia macrospora, and Setchelliogaster tenuipes are reported from Israel for the first time. All of them are new for the Middle East. Detailed macro- and micromorphological descriptions, ecology, geography, and critical notes along with pictures of light and scanning electron microscopy are given.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1239-1246
Number of pages8
JournalPlant Biosystems
Issue number6
StatePublished - 2 Nov 2014

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  • Agaricomycetes
  • Gasteromycetes
  • Israel
  • gasteroid fungi
  • hypogeous fungi

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Plant Science


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