, Volume 21, Issue 3, pp 244–254

Studies in the Genus Gastroboletus


  • Harry D. Thiers
    • Dept. of Ecology & Systematic BiologySan Francisco State College
  • James M. Trappe
    • Pacific Northwest Forest & Range Experiment Station

DOI: 10.2307/2805576

Cite this article as:
Thiers, H.D. & Trappe, J.M. Brittonia (1969) 21: 244. doi:10.2307/2805576


The following species ofGastroboletus are described as new:G. subalpinus, G. xerocomoides, G. suilloides, G. imbellus, andG. amyloideus. All of these species have been found in the western portion of the United States. Comments on two previously known species from this region are included. Brief statements are also presented on the possible origin and evolution of this taxon of fungi

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