Observation 48593: Panaeolus subbalteatus (Berk. & Broome) Sacc.
When: 2010-07-15
Collection location: Maine, USA [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: The species concept of Agaricus (Panaeolus) cinctulus is based on a drawing made by Bolton in 1791. No type collection exists. Since it is not possible to know whether Bolton’s species was Panaeolus subbalteatus, P. olivaceus or P. fimicola, I consider Panaeolus cinctulus to be a nomen dubium.
Based on microscopic features: The gill faces need to be checked for sulphidia; the presence of these would indicate that it is probably Panaeolus fimicola.

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By: Hunter hunter
2013-12-18 21:30:55 PST (-0800)
Are you saying that Panaeolus cinctulus is nomen ambiguum and we are going back to subbalteatus! Gets confusing lol. Are you gonna deposit a new type collection for Panaeolus subbalteatus. What does it take to update the name? who puts out the memo?

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