image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London | Licence: CC BY 4.0
image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London | Licence: CC BY 4.0

Five fungi, including two Boletus species, with anatomical detail.

Date

24 January 1809

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Coloured etching by J. Pass, c. 1809, after J. Ihle.

Inscription: Blasia, Boletus, Buxbaumia, and Byssus. fig 1. Boletus igniarius: a. section of the pileus, to shew the tubulary pores 2. Boletus frondosus: b, section of the pileus, magnified 3. Blasia pusilla 4. Buxbaumia aphylla c. the fruit-stalk, magnified 5. Byssus fulva d. its threads magnified. J. Pass sc.
Additional makers: Wilkes, John, -1810. ; Pass, John, active 1797-1815.

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