FoQ – Truffles and other Underground Fungi

These fungi are usually found under the litter layer or just under the soil surface. They are typically a small ball or pebble-shaped fungus; some may have a small stem.

Photo: A collection of truffles. (© Megan Prance)

Genus Species Download
Cribbea Cribbea turbinispora [.pdf]
Descomyces Descomyces albus [.pdf]
Hydnagium Hydnagium carneum [.pdf]
Zelleromyces Zelleromyces sp. MP3 [.pdf]