It resembles a Polyporus, though it is very soft like a boletus, but quite tenacious.
This species is very close to boletus scaber and boletus edulis.
The substance is fleshy in boletus, but in Polyporus the greater number of species are leathery or corky, and more persistent.
This is quite a pretty plant, but at first sight it will not be taken for a boletus.
The club-footed boletus is very closely related to B. edulis.
Similar trials, and it is said successfully, have been made with boletus edulis.
It is very easily distinguished from other species of boletus because of this character of the cap.
Against the walls of the houses the Agaric shaped like a horse's hoof (boletus igniarius) was hung up to serve as a pin-cushion.
Such is the case too with boletus collinitus, which sometimes emerges from the earth frozen solid.
She broke the top of the boletus in two parts—the audience pressing closer to see.