Observation 58091: Amanita muscaria var. flavivolvata (Singer) Dav. T. Jenkins
When: 2010-11-05
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Sorry no bulb or gill shot, wanted to let it mature. I will update with mature pics if possible.

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By: caphillkid
2011-05-05 15:34:50 PDT (-0700)

Sounds like a good reason to me. I was just confused as to what the proper name is, but it seems like there is flexibility.

I had learned that this muscaria in the PNW was var. flavivolvata, then everyone was calling it amerimuscaria nom. prov. so I was just curious if something had “changed” recently. Thx.

I have flip-flopped.
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2011-05-05 11:00:39 PDT (-0700)

I have decided that I don’t want to use provisional names anymore.

My apologies for being annoying.

By: caphillkid
2011-05-05 10:23:36 PDT (-0700)
back to var. flavivolvata?

Can someone explain why amerimuscaria is not used? Thx.

Created: 2010-11-05 14:44:16 PDT (-0700)
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