Observation 165282: Auricularia Bull.
When: 2014-05-15
No herbarium specimen

Proposed Names

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

Comments

Add Comment
A. auricula-judae on EARTH.
By: GALL Alain (GALLA-TAHITI)
2014-05-15 15:38:53 PDT (-0700)

On Overall I agree, for the hairs It is very variable. For occurrence open Discover Life: http://www.discoverlife.org/20/q, AND, http://www.discoverlife.org/.... Full in the southern hemisphere!
Thank you for your comment. Alain.

North American Auricularia
By: Brian Looney (GibbiPicasso)
2014-05-15 12:39:59 PDT (-0700)

Multiple studies including my own have shown that Auricularia auricula-judae does not occur in the Americas. The appropriate name for what has been called A. auricula-judae here is A. americana. There are reports of this in South America, but no sequences have been recovered. It is likely that Mexico is the southernmost distribution of this species. This specimen is almost entirely lacking hairs on the upper surface, which does not match any described species for the Americas. It could be an undescribed species or a mutated/abnormal form of A. fuscosuccinea.

Created: 2014-05-15 09:45:47 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2014-05-15 12:33:25 PDT (-0700)
Viewed: 32 times, last viewed: 2016-06-17 17:37:49 PDT (-0700)
Show Log