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Definition of Boletus

Boletus
Boletus Bo*le"tus, n. [L. boletus, Gr. ?.] (Bot.) A genus of fungi having the under side of the pileus or cap composed of a multitude of fine separate tubes. A few are edible, and others very poisonous.

Meaning of Boletus from wikipedia

- Boletus is a genus of mushroom-producing fungi, comprising over 100 species. The genus Boletus was originally broadly defined and described by Carl Linnaeus...
- Boletus edulis (English: cep, penny bun, porcino or porcini) is a basidiomycete fungus, and the type species of the genus Boletus. Widely distributed...
- Boletus alutaceus Boletus amyloideus Boletus atkinsonii Boletus aurantiosplendens Boletus aureissimus Boletus aureomycelinus Boletus aureus Boletus auripes...
- a distinct species under the name Boletus aureissimus. In 1936, Wally Snell reported finding a specimen of Boletus cr****ipes, another species described...
- Boletus pinophilus, commonly known as the pine bolete or pinewood king bolete, is a basidiomycete fungus of the genus Boletus found throughout Europe...
- Boletus reticulatus (alternately known as Boletus aestivalis (Paulet) Fr.), and commonly referred to as the summer cep is a basidiomycete fungus of the...
- (pileipellis), and belong in a different porcini lineage. Boletus aereus is classified in Boletus section Boletus, alongside close relatives such as B. reticulatus...
- Boletus sensibilis is a species of fungus in the family Boletaceae. The species was first described scientifically by American mycologist Charles Horton...
- found that Boletus bicolor was not closely related to the type species of Boletus, Boletus edulis, and in 2015 Alfredo Vizzini transferred Boletus bicolor...
- Boletus rubroflammeus is a species of bolete fungus in the family Boletaceae. First described from Michigan in 1971, it is found in the eastern United...