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Boletus L. (a genus of boletes)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Genus)

Boletus aereus Bull. (a bolete) Species 2 ident refs
Boletus appendiculatus Schaeff. (Oak Bolete)
Side view
Species 1 ident refs
Boletus armeniacus Quél. (a bolete) Species 1 ident refs
Boletus badius (Fr.) Fr. (Bay Bolete)
Fruitbody - turned over to show stipe and pores
Species  
Boletus calopus Pers. (Bitter Beech Bolete)
Fruitbody - top view - in situ
Species 1 ident refs
Boletus chrysenteron Bull. (Red Cracking Bolete) Species 1 ident refs
Boletus cisalpinus (Simonini, H. Ladurner & Peintner) Watling & A.E. Hills (a bolete) Species 1 ident refs
Boletus depilatus Redeuilh (a spongecap) Species 1 ident refs
Boletus edulis Bull. (Penny Bun, Cep)
Fruitbodies - side view - lain down
Species  
Boletus fechtneri Velen. (Pale Bolete) Species 2 ident refs
Boletus ferrugineus Schaeff. (a bolete) Species 2 ident refs
Boletus fragrans Vittad. (a bolete) Species 1 ident refs
Boletus immutatus (Pegler & A.E. Hills) A.E. Hills & Watling (Constant Bolete) Species 2 ident refs
Boletus impolitus Fr. (Iodine Bolete)
Fruitbody - in situ - side view
Species 1 ident refs
Boletus legaliae Pilát (a bolete)
Old fruitbody - lain down to show stipe and pore surface
Species 3 ident refs
Boletus luridiformis Rostk. (Scarletina Bolete)
Boletus luridiformis var. luridiformis (Scarletina Bolete), eg: Boletus luridiformis var. luridiformis (Scarletina Bolete) - Fruitbody - side view stipe - in situ
Species 2 ident refs
Boletus luridus Schaeff. (Lurid Bolete)
Boletus luridus var. luridus (Lurid Bolete), eg: Boletus luridus var. luridus (Lurid Bolete) - Fruitbody - lain down to show stipe
Species 1 ident refs
Boletus moravicus Vacek (Tawny Bolete) Species 2 ident refs
Boletus pinophilus Pilát & Dermek (Pine Bolete)
Fruitbody - side view showing pores - lain down
Species 1 ident refs
Boletus porosporus Imler ex G. Moreno & Bon (Sepia Bolete)
Fruitbody - side view showing stipe and pores - lain down
Species  
Boletus pruinatus Fr. & Hök (Matt Bolete)
Fruitbody - side view showing stipe - in situ
Species 2 ident refs
Boletus pseudoregius (Hubert) Estadès (The Pretender) Species 1 ident refs
Boletus pseudosulphureus Kallenb. (a bolete) Species 1 ident refs
Boletus pulverulentus Opat. (Inkstain Bolete)
Fruitbody - side view showing pores - lain down
Species 1 ident refs
Boletus purpureus Fr. & Hök (a bolete) Species 1 ident refs
Boletus queletii Schulzer (Deceiving Bolete) Species 1 ident refs
Boletus radicans Pers. (Rooting Bolete)
Fruitbody
Species  
Boletus regius Krombh. (Royal Bolete) Species 2 ident refs
Boletus reticulatus Schaeff. (Summer Bolete)
Fruitbody - side view - in situ
Species  
Boletus rhodopurpureus Smotl. (Oldrose Bolete) Species 3 ident refs
Boletus rhodoxanthus (Krombh.) Kallenb. (a bolete) Species 4 ident refs
Boletus ripariellus (Redeuilh) Watling & A.E. Hills (a bolete) Species 2 ident refs
Boletus rubellus Krombh. (Ruby Bolete)
Fruitbodies - oblique view - in situ
Species 2 ident refs
Boletus satanas Lenz (Devil’S Bolete)
Collection
Species 6 ident refs
Boletus subappendiculatus Dermek, Lazebn. & J. Veselský (a spongecap) Species 1 ident refs
Boletus subtomentosus L. (Suede Bolete)
Fruitbody - side view showing stipe - in situ
Species  
Boletus torosus Fr. & Hök (Brawny Bolete) Species 1 ident refs
Boletus xanthocyaneus (Ramain) Romagn. (a bolete) Species 2 ident refs
Unidentified Boletus (Unidentified A Genus Of Boletes)
Fruitbody - side view showing pores and stipe - lain down
Unidentified  
(Boletus chrysenteron agg.) (red cracking boletes)
Boletus porosporus (Sepia Bolete), eg: Boletus porosporus (Sepia Bolete) - Fruitbody - side view showing stipe and pores - lain down Boletus pruinatus (Matt Bolete), eg: Boletus pruinatus (Matt Bolete) - Fruitbody - side view showing stipe - in situ Boletus rubellus (Ruby Bolete), eg: Boletus rubellus (Ruby Bolete) - Fruitbodies - oblique view - in situ
Informal 22 ident refs
(Boletus edulis agg.) (penny buns)
Boletus edulis (Penny Bun, Cep), eg: Boletus edulis (Penny Bun, Cep) - Fruitbodies - side view - lain down Boletus pinophilus (Pine Bolete), eg: Boletus pinophilus (Pine Bolete) - Fruitbody - side view showing pores - lain down
Informal 7 ident refs
(Boletus subtomentosus agg.) (suede boletes) Informal  
Boletus ferrugineus Schaeff. (a bolete) Species 2 ident refs
Boletus moravicus Vacek (Tawny Bolete) Species 2 ident refs
Boletus subtomentosus L. (Suede Bolete)
Fruitbody - side view showing stipe - in situ
Species  

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Engel, H., 1983 Dickröhrlinge - die Gattung Boletus in Europa
Taylor, A.F.S., Hills, A., Simonini, G., 2002 A Fresh Look at Xerocomoid Fungi

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 11 general literature references to Boletus (a genus of boletes)

Boletus may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
BOLETALES
(spongecap toadstools and their relatives)
BOLETACEAE
(sponge cap toadstools)
Macromycetes Ectomycorrhizal fungi Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 171 feeding and other relationships of Boletus (a genus of boletes)

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