this HTML-version of the document is a very early draft, derived from a scanned copy of the 1931 edition of the printed book. This draft has not been proof-read and contains significant errors in all sections. A revised proof-read vesion will be comming shortly.
The Boletineae, a suborder of Boletales, is treated here to include the mushroom genera assigned to the Boletaceae by Singer (1986). Much of the recent generic recognition is derived from phylogenetic inferences published by Nuhn et al. (2013) and Wu et al. (2014). Specimens housed in herbarium NY can be accessed or searched.
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