Public Description of Suillus brevipes (Peck) Kuntze

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Name: Suillus brevipes (Peck) Kuntze
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Taxonomic Classification:

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

General Description:

Widely distributed in North America


Found under conifers pine (2 and 3 needle).

Look Alikes:

Suillus pallidiceps; with white cap when young darkening to cinnomon or yellowish in age. cap also sticky.
Suillus occidentalis, found in the Southwest, cap paler but not white when young.




Current Name:
Suillus brevipes (Peck) Kuntze, Revis. gen. pl. (Leipzig) 3(2): 535 (1898)

Boletus brevipes Peck, Ann. Rep. N.Y. St. Mus. nat. Hist. 38: 110 (1885)
Rostkovites brevipes (Peck) Murrill, Lloydia 11: 20 (1948)

Description author: walt sturgeon (Request Authorship Credit)
Description editor: Johannes Harnisch

Created: 2009-04-27 11:39:58 NZST (+1200) by Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
Last modified: 2011-12-07 05:38:22 NZDT (+1300) by walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
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