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Xerocomus Quél. (a genus of boletes)

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NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Xerocomus (a genus of boletes)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Genus)

Taxon Rank #refs #webs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Hills, A.E., 2008 The Genus Xerocomus - A personal view with a key to the British species
Ladurner, H. & Simonini, G., 2003 Xerocomus s.l.
Sutara, J., 2008 Xerocomus s. l. in the light of the present state of knowledge

Xerocomus may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
AGARICOMYCETIDAE
(a subclass of basidiomycetes)
BOLETALES
(spongecap toadstools and their relatives)
BOLETACEAE
(sponge cap toadstools)
Macromycetes Ectomycorrhizal fungi Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Xerocomus is associated with:

There may be taxa associated with Xerocomus listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)
Ectomycorrhizal fungi

Associated with Xerocomus:

mycorrhiza mycorrhiza is parasitised by live root Epipogium aphyllum - Ghost Orchid (Asparagales: Orchidaceae) Foreign Roy, M. et al, 2009

Xerocomus may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)
BOLETACEAE
(sponge cap toadstools)
Macromycetes Ectomycorrhizal fungi Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

References

Roy, M. et al, 2009 Ectomycorrhizal Inocybe species associate with the mycoheterotrophic orchid Epipogium aphyllum but not its asexual propagules
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