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- Thomas, Paul W.
- Acta mycologica 2014 v.49 no.2 pp. 255-265
- Tuber melanosporum, etc ; Tuber aestivum; Tuber brumale; calcareous soils; climatic factors; climatic zones; cultivators; ectomycorrhizae; fruiting; host plants; rain; solar radiation; summer; temperature; truffles; Antarctica; United Kingdom; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... Tuber melanosporum is the most valuable of all cultivatable truffle species. Farming of this species spans every continent with the exception of Antarctica. Tuber aestivum (syn. T. uncinatum) and Tuber brumale are truffle species that have similar host plant preference and a similar affinity for calcareous soils as T. melanosporum, but occur over a broader geographic zone. The geographic limit of ...
- Hilszczanska, Dorota; Rosa-Gruszecka, Aleksandra; Szmidla, Hanna
- Acta mycologica 2014 v.49 no.2 pp. 267-277
- Tuber melanosporum, etc ; Betula pendula subsp. pendula; Carpinus betulus; Castanea sativa; Corylus; Fagus sylvatica; Ostrya carpinifolia; Quercus; Tilia; Tuber aestivum; Tuber magnatum; basins; ecophysiology; ectomycorrhizae; environmental factors; flavor; fruiting bodies; herbaceous plants; highlands; hosts; mycelium; orchards; plant communities; shrubs; soil; species diversity; taste; trees; truffles; Poland; Show all 30 Subjects
- ... Fungi belonging to the genus Tuber establish ectomycorrhizal symbioses with shrubs, trees and some herbaceous plants. Some Tuber species, for example, T. melanosporum, T. magnatum, T. aestivum are economically important because they produce edible fruiting bodies with a distinctive taste and flavor. Our concept of truffle ecophysiology is dominated by the symbiosis with deciduous hosts, such as: Q ...