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

Rank: Species
Status: Deprecated
Name: Amanita amerimuscaria
Author: Tulloss & Geml nom. prov.
Preferred Synonym(s): Amanita muscaria subsp. flavivolvata Singer
Deprecated Synonym(s): Amanita muscaria var. flavivolvata (Singer) Dav. T. Jenkins, Amanita muscaria sensu auct. amer., Amanita muscaria f. flavivolvata (Singer) Neville & Poumarat, Amanita “sp-LG882”

Domain: Eukarya
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales
Family: Amanitaceae
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 CDT (-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.


Created: 2009-02-12 21:42:08 CST (-0600) by R. E. Tulloss (ret)
Last modified: 2014-02-17 19:49:49 CST (-0600) by Erlon (Herbert Baker)
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