(Fr. & Hök) Snell 1944 Stunningly beautiful specimens on the northern bank of Bolshoi Chukhtinsky (Большой Чухтинский) island. These bright boletes belong to a tight cluster of related species, including L. aurantiacum
, L. albostipatum, L. percandidum
, etc., which differ macroscopically by the color of their caps, stem flakes, and bruising reaction.