Name: Volvariella speciosa (Fr.) Singer
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First person to use this name on MO: Douglas Smith
Editors: Nathan Wilson, Erin Page Blanchard


Rank: Species

Status: Deprecated

Name: Volvariella speciosa

Author: (Fr.) Singer


Preferred Synonyms: Volvopluteus gloiocephalus (DC.) Vizzini, Contu & Justo

Deprecated Synonyms: Volvariella gloiocephala (DC.) Boekhout & Enderle

Notes on Taxonomy: [Edit]

I don’t know the details surrounding the synonymy with Volvariella gloiocephala but Index Fungorum lists V. gloiocephala as the preferred name, but MykoWeb lists V. speciosa as preferred. In any case everyone seems to agree that the two names reference the same taxon.

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2008-04-20 12:47:23 CEST (+0200)

Created: 2007-01-10 06:05:34 CET (+0100) by Douglas Smith (douglas)
Last modified: 2011-11-06 00:19:11 CET (+0100) by Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
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