MycoKey : the species Elaphomyces striatosporus

Generic short diagnoses: Smooth to warty, buff, brownish or black, ± coriaceous ascomycete truffles with dark brown to black, mostly uniform gleba, sac-like asci and variouly ornamented, pale to dark brown, ± globose spores.


Elaphomyces striatosporus

Elaphomyces striatosporus , blåsvart løpekule, strimsporig hjorttryffel
Illustration and © Johan Nitare
Sweden, 24.7.1982

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