MycoKey : the genus Tuber

Generic short diagnoses: Smooth or warty, whitish, brownish or blackish, firm ascomycete truffles with marbled gleba, sac-like asci and large, globose to ellipsoid, reticulate or spiny, pale to dark brown spores.

Species examples:
Tuber aestivum
Tuber borchii
Tuber foetidum
Tuber fulgens
Tuber maculatum
Tuber rapaeodorum
Tuber rufum

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