A non-photosynthetic plant species with a special relation (might be characterized as an obligatory parasite) with some Russula species and Lactarius theiogalus. See, e.g., M.I. Bidartondo and T.D. Bruns. 2001. Extreme specificity in epiparasitic Monotropoideae (Ericaceae): widespread phylogenetic and geographical structure. Molecular Ecology 10(9): 2285 – 2295.
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