During revision of Terfezia specimens in the Mycological Collection of the Herbarium of the Real Jardín Botánico of Madrid (MA-Fungi), morphological and molecular analyses revealed a specimen collected in Madrid as the truffle Mattirolomyces terfezioides. This paper presents the first record of the species from the Iberian Peninsula, the western- and southernmost known locality for M. terfezioides in Europe. General characteristics of known collection sites are also discussed.
- Host plant, its
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
- Plant Science