Definition of Suillus
1. Noun. A genus of fungi belonging to the family Boletaceae.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Genus
Group relationships: Boletaceae, Family Boletaceae
Member holonyms: Suillus Albivelatus
Lexicographical Neighbors of Suillus
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Literary usage of Suillus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Fishes of Zanzibar by Robert Lambert Playfair, Albert Carl Ludwig Gotthilf Günther (1866)
"The second question was whether suillus represents the more developed state of lanceolatus; and we have come to the conclusion that it does not,—-first, ..."
2. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1858)
"Fig. 30. Wheel with the spines beginning to appear on the tire. Fig. 31. Finished wheel of rather unusual size. G. ON THE VESPERTILIO suillus OF TEMMINCK, ..."