Suillus decipiens

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Suillus decipiens
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Boletales
Family: Suillaceae
Genus: Suillus
Species: S. decipiens
Binomial name
Suillus decipiens
(Peck) Kuntze

1889 Boletinus decipiens Peck
1909 Boletinus berkeleyi Murrill
1944 Boletinus floridanus Murrill
1996 Suillus berkeleyi (Murrill) H. Engel & Klofac

Suillus decipiens is an edible species of mushroom in the Suillaceae family. First described by Charles Horton Peck in 1889 as Boletinus decipiens,[2] it was transferred to Suillus in 1898 by Otto Kuntze.[3] The fungus is found in southeastern North America, with the northern limit of its range extending to New Jersey.[4]

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  1. ^ "Boletinus decipiens Peck 1889". MycoBank. International Mycological Association. Retrieved 2010-12-27. 
  2. ^ Peck CH. (1888). "Boleti of the United States". Bulletin of the New York State Museum. 8: 78. 
  3. ^ Kuntze O. (1898). Revisio generum plantarum. 3. p. 535. 
  4. ^ Phillips R. "Suillus decipiens". Rogers Mushrooms. Retrieved 2010-12-27. 

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