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- Taschen, Elisa, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Environmental microbiology 2015 v.17 no.8 pp. 2747-2761
- quantitative polymerase chain reaction; Quercus coccifera; ectomycorrhizae; restriction fragment length polymorphism; shrubs; plant communities; landscapes; hosts; mycelium; Tuber melanosporum; roots; soil; internal transcribed spacers; vegetation; Cistus albidus; Arbutus unedo; Quercus ilex; truffles; Mediterranean region
- ... In the Mediterranean region, patches of vegetation recovering from disturbance and transiently dominated by shrubs produce one of the world's most prized fungi, the black truffle (Tuber melanosporum). In these successional plant communities, we have fragmentary knowledge of the distribution of T. melanosporum in space among ectomycorrhizal (ECM) host species and in time. Molecular identification o ...