Definition of Boletaceae
1. Noun. Family of fleshy fungi having the germ pores easily separating from the cup and often from each other.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Family
Group relationships: Agaricales, Order Agaricales
Member holonyms: Bolete, Boletus, Genus Boletus, Fuscoboletinus, Genus Fuscoboletinus, Genus Leccinum, Leccinum, Genus Phylloporus, Phylloporus, Genus Suillus, Suillus, Genus Strobilomyces, Strobilomyces, Boletellus, Genus Boletellus
Lexicographical Neighbors of Boletaceae
Literary usage of Boletaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Botanist edited by Willard Nelson Clute (1906)
"In the Boletaceae these plates are replaced by a cushion-like growth,made up of numerous small tubes,onthe inner surface of which the spores are borne. ..."
2. The American Year Book: A Record of Events and Progress by Francis Graham Wickware, (, Albert Bushnell Hart, (, Simon Newton Dexter North, William M. Schuyler (1913)
"Murrill begins a monograph of the Agaricaceae, Polyporaceae and Boletaceae of the Pacific coast, and continues his Agaricaceae of tropical North America, ..."
3. Register by University of California, Berkeley, California, University (1915)
"... Californian Boletaceae. The Honorary Degree of Doctor of Laws upon Alfred Deakin Melbourne, Australia David Starr Jordan Stanford University MS (Cornell ..."
4. Nature and Development of Plants by Carlton Clarence Curtis (1918)
"E. Boletaceae or Fleshy Pore Fungi.—The members of this family are generally characterized by a stalk and a pileus which FIG. 173. ..."
5. Moulds, Mildews, and Mushrooms: A Guide to the Systematic Study of the Fungi by Lucien Marcus Underwood (1899)
"The Boletaceae form cushion-like fleshy toadstools provided with pores ; the beefsteak fungus with a lateral stem also belongs with this family. ..."
6. Journal of Mycology by William Ashbrook Kellerman, Job Bicknell Ellis, Benjamin Matlack Everhart, United States Dept. of Agriculture. Section of Vegetable Pathology (1905)
"... and the contents emptied on the bottom of the box. The plant grew on this saturated wood. A LIST OF SEVENTY-SIX SPECIES, THE Boletaceae OF PENNSYLVANIA, ..."
7. Bulletin of the New York Botanical Garden by New York Botanical Garden (1908)
"Paxillus has some of the characters of the Boletaceae, while Coprinus with its deliquescent lamellae points clearly in the direction of ..."