Observation 19825: Omphalotus illudens (Schwein.) Bresinsky & Besl
When: 2008-06-15
No herbarium specimen

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The Name Game
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2009-04-01 10:13:15 CDT (-0400)

I guess we’ll have to wait for the DNA / mating studies to decide it. We have
something similar called O. olivascens out west, to add another complication.

MycoBank
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-04-01 08:37:23 CDT (-0400)

says that the current name is Omphalotus olearius, and illudens a synonym.
I usually trust MycoBank more – but don’t take anything for granted, though..

Yeah, that is correct
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-03-31 20:07:26 CDT (-0400)

Omphalotus olearius is restricted to Europe and the American mushroom has to be called O. illudens. But I think O. illudens also occurs in Europe …
BTW,
Nice pics!

Current Name?
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2009-03-30 13:01:12 CDT (-0400)

According to the Index Fungorum, the current name of Omphalotus
olearius should be O. illudens. I had to enter the second name
according to the system.

http://www.indexfungorum.org/...

http://www.indexfungorum.org/...

What about it, guys?

Thanks,
Patrick

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