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Alnicola is a genus of fungi in the family Hymenogastraceae of the order Agaricales.[2] The genus has a widespread distribution, and contains 60 species that usually form mycorrhizal relationships with species of Alder.[3] The genus name is synonymous with Naucoria[4], with the correct genus being Alnicola according to the most recent taxonomic treatment. [3]

Alnicola
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Naucoria sp.
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Alnicola

Kühner (1926) [1]
Type species
Alnicola escharioides
(Fr.) Romagn. 1944
Synonyms

Naucoria (Fr.) P.Kumm. (1871)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kühner R. (1926). "Contribution à l'Étude des Hyménomycètes et spécialement des agaricacées". Le Botaniste (in French). 17: 1–224 (see p. 175).
  2. ^ Matheny PB, Curtis JM, Hofstetter V, Aime MC, Moncalvo JM, Ge ZW, Slot JC, Ammirati JF, Baroni TJ, Bougher NL, Hughes KW, Lodge DJ, Kerrigan RW, Seidl MT, Aanen DK, DeNitis M, Daniele GM, Desjardin DE, Kropp BR, Norvell LL, Parker A, Vellinga EC, Vilgalys R, Hibbett DS (2006). "Major clades of Agaricales: a multilocus phylogenetic overview" (PDF). Mycologia. 98 (6): 982–95. doi:10.3852/mycologia.98.6.982. PMID 17486974.
  3. ^ a b Moreau, Pierre-Arthur (2005-10-31). "A nomenclatural revision of the genus Alnicola (Cortinariaceae)". Fungal Divers. 20.
  4. ^ Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford, UK: CAB International. p. 460. ISBN 978-0-85199-826-8.

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