Name: Amanita amerimuscaria Tulloss & Geml nom. prov.
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First person to use this name on MO: R. E. Tulloss
Editors: Nathan Wilson, Erlon

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Classification:

Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

Genus: Amanita

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Brief Description:

In the west it is red-orange with white warts and in the east it is yellow-orange with white warts.

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By: Erlon (Herbert Baker)
2011-03-17 14:08:51 CST (-0500)

This name shouldn’t be used for the eastern yellow taxon, no samples from the east have been used for its description. More DNA work needs to be done before a conclusive determination can be made on its placement.

The proper name for the eastern yellow form at this time is Amanita muscaria var. guessowii.

H.B

Created: 2009-02-12 22:42:08 CST (-0500) by R. E. Tulloss (ret)
Last modified: 2014-02-17 20:49:49 CST (-0500) by Erlon (Herbert Baker)
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