Definition of Genus Strobilomyces
1. Noun. Fungi similar to Boletus but with a shaggy scaly cap.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Genus
Group relationships: Boletaceae, Family Boletaceae
Member holonyms: Old-man-of-the-woods, Strobilomyces Floccopus
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Strobilomyces
Literary usage of Genus Strobilomyces
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Moulds, Mildews, and Mushrooms: A Guide to the Systematic Study of the Fungi by Lucien Marcus Underwood (1899)
"In one genus, Strobilomyces, this is less marked, and this genus forms a rather natural transition to some of the fleshy species of Polyporus. ..."
2. British Fungus-flora: A Classified Text-book of Mycology by George Massee (1892)
"The genus Strobilomyces—kept up in the present book out of deference to its founder, the late MJ Berkeley, called by Fries " The Prince of Mycologists"—is ..."