Name: Xerocomellus mendocinensis (Thiers) N. Siegel, C.F. Schwarz & J.L. Frank
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First person to use this name on MO: Noah Siegel
Editors: Jason Hollinger, I. G. Safonov, Joseph D. Cohen, Jacob Kalichman


Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Xerocomellus mendocinensis

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GSD Species Synonymy

Author: (Thiers) N. Siegel, C.F. Schwarz & J.L. Frank

Citation: Fungal Systematics and Evolution 6: 282 (2020)

Deprecated Synonyms: Boletus mendocinensis Thiers


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Boletales

Family: Boletaceae

Genus: Xerocomellus

Species: Xerocomellus mendocinensis

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The western North American species to which the name Xerocomellus truncatus has been misapplied. (X. truncatus is an eastern North American species).
Provisionally published in Noah Siegel & Christian Schwarz, Mushrooms of the Redwood Coast (Ten Speed Press 2016) (
Validly published in Frank et al., “Xerocomellus (Boletaceae) in western North America”, Fungal Systematics and Evolution 6: 265–288 (2020)

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