Three species of Phallus (Basidiomycota: Agaricomycetes: Phallaceae) from Jammu & Kashmir, India

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Harpreet kour
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1573-3333
Rigzin Yangdol
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-2250-2680
Sanjeev Kumar
http://orcid.org/0000-0001-6639-3132
Yash Pal Sharma
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-3268-5588

Abstract

In this paper, three species of Phallus viz., P. macrosporus, P. rubicundus and P. hadriani are described, illustrated and discussed along with habitat photographs and line drawings of microscopic features.  Out of these, P. macrosporus is new to India. P. rubicundus is new to Jammu & Kashmir whereas P. hadriani constitutes a new report of its occurrence from the Jammu Province. A key to the investigated species is also provided.

 

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kour, H., Yangdol, R., Kumar, S. and Sharma, Y.P. 2016. Three species of Phallus (Basidiomycota: Agaricomycetes: Phallaceae) from Jammu & Kashmir, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 8, 1 (Jan. 2016), 8403–8409. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.2173.8.1.8403-8409.
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Author Biographies

Harpreet kour, Department of Botany, University of Jammu, Jammu 180006, India

Research Scholar

Department of Botany

University of Jammu

Rigzin Yangdol, Department of Botany, University of Jammu, Jammu 180006, India

Research Scholar

Department of Botany

University of Jammu

Sanjeev Kumar, Department of Botany, University of Jammu, Jammu 180006, India

Research Scholar

Department of Botany

University of Jammu

Yash Pal Sharma, Department of Botany, University of Jammu, Jammu 180006, India

Professor and Head

Department of Botany

University of Jammu

Jammu-180006

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