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Boletus L. (a genus of boletes)

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Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Genus)

Taxon Rank #refs #webs
Boletus aereus Bull. (Bronze Bolete) Species 2 4
Boletus appendiculatus Schaeff. (Oak Bolete) Species 1 6
Boletus armeniacus Quél. (a bolete) Species 1 4
Boletus badius (Fr.) Fr. (Bay Bolete) Species   4
Boletus bubalinus Oolbekk. & Duin (Ascot Hat) Species 1 4
Boletus calopus Pers. (Bitter Beech Bolete) Species 1 9
Boletus chrysenteron Bull. (Red Cracking Bolete) Species 1 5
Boletus cisalpinus (Simonini, H. Ladurner & Peintner) Watling & A.E. Hills (Bluefoot Bolete) Species 1 4
Boletus depilatus Redeuilh (a spongecap) Species 1 1
Boletus edulis Bull. (Penny Bun, Cep) Species 1 11
Boletus fechtneri Velen. (Pale Bolete) Species 2 2
Boletus ferrugineus Schaeff. (Rusty Bolete) Species 2 7
Boletus fragrans Vittad. (a bolete) Species 1 2
Boletus immutatus (Pegler & A.E. Hills) A.E. Hills & Watling (Constant Bolete) Species 2 3
Boletus impolitus Fr. (Iodine Bolete) Species 1 3
Boletus legaliae Pilát & Dermek (Bilious Bolete) Species 3 3
Boletus luridiformis Rostk. (Scarletina Bolete) Species 2 16
Boletus luridus Schaeff. (Lurid Bolete) Species 1 14
Boletus moravicus Vacek (Tawny Bolete) Species 2 5
Boletus pinophilus Pilát & Dermek (Pine Bolete) Species 1 1
Boletus porosporus Imler ex Bon (Sepia Bolete) Species   3
Boletus pruinatus Fr. & Hök (Matt Bolete) Species 2 4
Boletus pseudoregius (Heinr. Huber) Estadès (The Pretender) Species 1 1
Boletus pseudosulphureus Kallenb. (a bolete) Species 1 5
Boletus pulverulentus Opat. (Inkstain Bolete) Species 1 6
Boletus purpureus Fr. & Hök (a bolete) Species 1  
Boletus queletii Schulzer (Deceiving Bolete) Species 1 5
Boletus radicans Pers. (Rooting Bolete) Species 1 5
Boletus regius Krombh. (Royal Bolete) Species 3 2
Boletus reticulatus Schaeff. (Summer Bolete) Species   3
Boletus rhodopurpureus Smotl. (Oldrose Bolete) Species 3 2
Boletus rhodoxanthus (Krombh.) Kallenb. (a bolete) Species 4  
Boletus ripariellus (Redeuilh) Watling & A.E. Hills (Riverine Bolete) Species 2 5
Boletus rubellus Krombh. (Ruby Bolete) Species 2 2
Boletus satanas Lenz (Devil’S Bolete, Satan's Bolete) Species 9 4
Boletus subappendiculatus Dermek, Lazebn. & J. Veselský (a spongecap) Species 1 2
Boletus subtomentosus L. (Suede Bolete) Species   3
Boletus torosus Fr. & Hök (Brawny Bolete) Species 1 1
Boletus xanthocyaneus (Ramain) Romagn. (a bolete) Species 2 1
(Boletus chrysenteron agg.) (red cracking boletes) Informal 11 25
(Boletus edulis agg.) (penny buns) Informal 7 19
(Boletus subtomentosus agg.) (suede boletes) Informal    
Boletus ferrugineus Schaeff. (Rusty Bolete) Species 2 7
Boletus moravicus Vacek (Tawny Bolete) Species 2 5
Boletus subtomentosus L. (Suede Bolete) Species   3

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

General Works

Henrici, A., 2014 Notes & Records (Jul 2014)
Henrici, A., 2014 Notes & Records (Oct 2014)
Taylor, A.S. & Alexander, I., 2005 (Xerocomus) The ectomycorrhizal symbiosis: life in the real world

Boletus may also be covered by literature listed under:

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

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Boletus is associated with:

There may be taxa associated with Boletus listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)
Ectomycorrhizal fungi

Associated with Boletus:

is associate of larva Fannia melania - a lesser house fly (Diptera: Fanniidae) van Emden, F.I.,, 1954
is associate of larva Mydaea affinis - a muscid fly (Diptera: Muscidae) Fonseca, E.C.M. d’Assis, 1968
fruitbody (liquified) liquified fruitbody is food source of larva Cheilosia longula - a hoverfly (Diptera: Syrphidae) Rotheray, G.E., 1993
fruitbody (liquified) liquified fruitbody is food source of larva Cheilosia scutellata - a hoverfly (Diptera: Syrphidae) Rotheray, G.E., 1993
fruitbody (malformed, thick stemmed, small capped, rapidly soft and deliquescing) malformed, thick stemmed, small capped, rapidly soft and deliquescing fruitbody is parasitised by chlamydospore of Sepedonium anamorph Hypomyces chrysospermus - Bolete Mould (Hypocreales: Hypocreaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1998
fruitbody (malformed, thick stemmed, small capped, rapidly soft and deliquescing) malformed, thick stemmed, small capped, rapidly soft and deliquescing fruitbody is parasitised by perithecium Hypomyces chrysospermus - Bolete Mould (Hypocreales: Hypocreaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1998
fruitbody (malformed, thick stemmed, small capped, rapidly soft and deliquescing) malformed, thick stemmed, small capped, rapidly soft and deliquescing fruitbody is parasitised by Verticillium anamorph Hypomyces chrysospermus - Bolete Mould (Hypocreales: Hypocreaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1998
fruitbody fruitbody is parasitised by perithecium Hypomyces tulasneanus - an ascomycete (Hypocreales: Hypocreaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1998
fruitbody fruitbody is parasitised by chlamydospore of Sepedonium anamorph Hypomyces tulasneanus - an ascomycete (Hypocreales: Hypocreaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1998
fruitbody fruitbody is parasitised by Verticillium anamorph Hypomyces tulasneanus - an ascomycete (Hypocreales: Hypocreaceae) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1998

Boletus may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)
BOLETACEAE
(sponge cap toadstools)
Macromycetes Ectomycorrhizal fungi Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

References

Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1998 Microfungi on Miscellaneous Substrates: An Identification Handbook
Fonseca, E.C.M. d’Assis, 1968 Diptera: Cyclorrapha Calyptrata Sect (b) Muscidae
Rotheray, G.E., 1993 Colour Guide to Hoverfly Larvae (Diptera, Syrphidae) in Britain and Europe
van Emden, F.I.,, 1954 Diptera: Cyclorrhapha Calyptrata (I) Sect (a) Tachinidae and Calliphoridae
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