Observation 14950: Amanita muscaria var. “formosa” sensu Thiers
When: 2008-08-15
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found in mixed-conifer forest, under Engleman spruce.

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Recognized by sight: Its own species represented by clade II/A in Geml’s cladogram.

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the difference between a projection of future results and a decision…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2008-12-06 04:44:26 AEST (+1000)

While I haven’t changed my mind about “var. guessowii” eventually becoming synonymous with “A. amerimuscaria,” nobody has yet committed to this possibility. I think we should stick with the current names until the changes are published…especially in this case. MO is still using muscaria subsp. flavivolvata which is the correct, current name for A. amerimuscaria.

R

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