New records of Geastrum from Japanese sand dunes

Taiga Kasuya, Kentaro Hosaka, Haruo Sakamoto, Akitomo Uchida, Tamotsu Hoshino, Makoto Kakishima

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Basidiomata of three earthstars-Geastrum campestre, G. corollinum, G. hungaricum-were collected from sand dunes of the Japanese coasts. Tose arenicolous fungi are newly recorded for Japanese mycobiota. Descriptions, comments and illustrations of basidiomata of the three fungi are provided.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-15
Number of pages15
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes


  • Biogeography
  • Coastal environment
  • Gasteromycetes
  • Geastrales
  • Taxonomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Plant Science


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