Marisol’s paper on evolution of mycorrhizal symbioses makes the cover of Evolution

A new study by Marisol Sánchez-García and Brandon Matheny on ectomycorrhizae as key innovations in mushrooms is featured on the cover of Evolution. Did the repeated origins of symbioses promote diversification in Tricholomatineae? Read the paper to find out…


Sánchez‐García, M., and P. B. Matheny. 2017. Is the switch to an ectomycorrhizal state an evolutionary key innovation in mushroom‐forming fungi? A case study in the Tricholomatineae (Agaricales). Evolution 71: 51-65.