Original and used names: Boletina kivachiana Polevoi & Hedmark, 2004:27.
Swedish sources: Boletina kivachiana: Kjærandsen et al. 2007:43 [Boreal — •LU•].
World distribution: European; northwesterly; so far recorded from Russia N (Karelia), Finland, Sweden and Great Britain (Scotland, Chandler 2006).
Remarks: Edwards (1925) figured this species as a variety of B. nigrofusca.