Description of Strobilomyces foveatus Corner from E.J.H. Corner, 1972

Title: Corner, 1972 (Default)
Name: Strobilomyces foveatus Corner
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Taxonomic Classification:

Domain: Eukarya
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Boletales
Family: Boletaceae

General Description:

Dark brown to black small conical warts on pileus. Veil breaks and adheres to margin of cap – does not form an annulus. Upper stipe is strongly reticulate.

Diagnostic Description:

Small conical warts. Veil breaks and adheres to pileus margin. Strongly reticulate stipe. Echinulate spores.


Originally described from Sarawak (Malaysia). Found in southern Queensland (Australia).


In humus (fide Corner). Sand and Myrtaceae forests.

Look Alikes:

Other species of Strobilomyces with conical warts.


Corner, E.J.H. 1972. Boletus in Malaysia. Singapore, 263 p.


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Description author: Roy Halling (Request Authorship Credit)

Created: 2010-07-14 18:20:13 CEST (+0200) by Roy Halling (royh)
Last modified: 2010-07-14 18:20:13 CEST (+0200) by Roy Halling (royh)
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