Turkish Journal of Botany
A new species of Russula (Russulaceae) from India based on morphological and molecular (ITS sequence) data
Russula kanadii (Russulaceae, Basidiomycota) is described as a new species from West Bengal, India, and is assigned to the subgenus Heterophyllidia, section Heterophyllae, and subsection Virescentinae. A comprehensive description, photographs, and comparisons with morphologically similar and phylogenetically related species are provided. Inferences of its phylogenetic relationships within the genus are provided based on the sequence of the nuclear internal transcribed spacer (ITS) region.
Macrofungi, taxonomy, West Bengal
DUTTA, ARUN KUMAR; PALOI, SOUMITRA; PRADHAN, PRAKASH; and ACHARYA, KRISHNENDU
"A new species of Russula (Russulaceae) from India based on morphological and molecular (ITS sequence) data,"
Turkish Journal of Botany: Vol. 39:
5, Article 11.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/botany/vol39/iss5/11