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Boletus billieae Both, Bessette & W.J. Neill

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Scientific name
Boletus billieae
Author
Both, Bessette & W.J. Neill
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Boletales
Family
Boletaceae
Assessment status
Under Assessment
Proposed by
Todd Osmundson
Assessors
Todd Osmundson
Contributors
Noah Siegel
Comments etc.
Anders Dahlberg

Assessment Status Notes

Taxonomic notes


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

This species is known only from pitch pine–scrub oak forests on Cape Cod, Massachusetts and may be endemic to this area.


Geographic range

Known only from Cape Cod, Masachusetts, USA.


Population and Trends

Population Trend:


Habitat and Ecology

This species is found in pitch pine–scrub oak (Pinus rigida–Quercus ilicifolia) forests, where it is presumably an ectomycorrhizal symbiont of one or both tree species.

Temperate Forest

Threats


Conservation Actions


Research needed

Population size, distribution & trends

Bibliography

Bessette, A.R., A.E. Bessette, and W.J. Neill. 2001. Mushrooms of Cape Cod and the National Seashore. pp. 32-33.


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted