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  1. Rhizopogon, genus Rhizopogonnoun

    a genus of fungi having subterranean sporophores resembling tubers


  1. rhizopogon

    Rhizopogon is a genus of fungi in the family Rhizopogonaceae. It includes species commonly known as "false truffles". These organisms form symbiotic relationships with plant roots (mycorrhiza), aiding in nutrient uptake. The fruit bodies of Rhizopogon species are typically found underground or partially buried and are characterized by their spore-bearing structures, intense odors, and their role in forest ecosystems.


  1. Rhizopogon

    Rhizopogon is a genus of hypogeous Basidiomycetes. Recent micromorphological and molecular phylogenetic study has established that Rhizopogon is a member of the Boletales, closely related to Suillus. All species of Rhizopogon are ectomycorrhizal and are thought to play an important role in the ecology of coniferous forests. R. luteolus was deliberately introduced into Pinus radiata plantations in Western Australia to improve tree growth in the early part of the 20th century.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rhizopogon in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rhizopogon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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