Boletus

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin boletus ‎(porcini (mushroom))

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Boletus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Boletaceae – boletes.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Formerly included all mushrooms with pores
  • Current circumscription is paraphyletic, including many hundreds of mushrooms
  • A monophyletic grouping, Boletus sect. Boletus, contains about a hundred species

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