Observation 26206: Hericium americanum Ginns
When: 2009-10-02
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Hericium americanum

Common name: Bear’s Head Tooth

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H. americanum
By: John Carl Jacobs (JCJacobs)
2009-10-05 13:06:33 CDT (-0400)

Yeah, when I created the observation I was told the name H. americanum was deprecated, and H. corraloides was the only other option given, I guess I should have just ignored it.

By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2009-10-04 22:58:23 CDT (-0400)

…is this name deprecated, but with no preferred synonym? That’s even goofier than when someone votes against a name on an observation but doesn’t suggest or vote for something they think it is instead.

H. americanum
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2009-10-04 22:22:41 CDT (-0400)

I agree, the spines don’t have little teeth like H. coralloides.

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