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Noun1.Rhizopogonaceae - a family of fungi of order Hymenogastrales having round subterranean sporophores
fungus family - includes lichen families
Hymenogastrales, order Hymenogastrales - an order of fungi belonging to the class Gasteromycetes; has a distinct basidiocarp with a fleshy or waxy gleba (sometimes placed in subclass Homobasidiomycetes)
false truffle - any of various fungi of the family Rhizopogonaceae having subterranean fruiting bodies similar to the truffle
genus Rhizopogon, Rhizopogon - a genus of fungi having subterranean sporophores resembling tubers
genus Truncocolumella, Truncocolumella - a genus of fungi belonging to the family Rhizopogonaceae
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Regional specialization of Sarcodes sanguinea (Ericaceae) on a single fungal symbiont from the Rhizopogon ellenae (Rhizopogonaceae) species complex.