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- A Place & Date Collected Burnley, Australia
Fungi Model - Yellow Bolet, Boletus luteus, Richmond Park, 1878 Reg. No: ST 003955
- Family: Boletaceae
This wax model was made in the Industrial and Technological Museum by Thomas McMillan in 1878. It was based on a Yellow Bolet specimen collected in Richmond Park, near the Horticultural Gardens in May that same year. This variety was used for food.
- Acquisition Information:
- Unknown from Unknown
|Tagged with:||food, fungi boletaceae, wax vegetable models|
|Themes this item is part of:||Economic Botany Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||ECONOMIC BOTANY|
|Secondary Classification:||Wax Models|
|Modelmaker:||Mr Thomas McMillan - Industrial & Technological Museum, 1878|
|Place & Date Collected:||Burnley, Victoria, Australia, 1878|