Perspectives in the new Russulales

@article{Miller2006PerspectivesIT,
  title={Perspectives in the new Russulales},
  author={Steven L. Miller and Ellen Larsson and Karl-Henrik Larsson and Annemieke Verbeken and Jorinde Nuytinck},
  journal={Mycologia},
  year={2006},
  volume={98},
  pages={960 - 970}
}
The Russulales is one of 12 major lineages recently elucidated by molecular sequence data in the homobasidiomycetes. [] Key Result Two large sister groups encompassing 11-13 major clades have been recovered within the Russulales. Based on molecular and morphological data 12 families and approximately 80 genera have been identified, although placement of many taxa has not yet been determined.
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