Rubroboletus sinicus (W.F. Chiu) Kuan Zhao & Zhu L. Yang, in Zhao et al. Phytotaxa 188(2): 67 (2014)
Index Fungorum number: IF809236
Notes: Rubroboletus sinicus, the type of Rubroboletus, is characterized by its rose-red to dark red pileal surface covered with brownish scales, ovoid-ellipsoid spores with an inconspicuous suprahilar depression and a bluish color change when bruised (Chiu 1948, 1957).
Figure 1. Maximum-Likelihood phylogenetic tree generated from the combined dataset (nrLSU, tef1-α, rpb1 and rpb2 ). BS support values >50% for ML and PPs >0.95 for BI are indicated along branches (BS/PP).
Figure 2. Maximum-Likelihood phylogenetic tree generated from ITS sequences. BS support values >50% for ML and PPs >0.95 for BI are indicated along branches (BS/PP).