Observation 88931: Boletus radicans Pers.

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By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-03-09 03:35:05 PST (-0800)

I think I managed to fix it by removing the synonyms and creating a new Boletus radicans. For some strange reason, both radicans and an american species, marshii, had been deprecated in favour of Boletus albidus Schaeff, which isn’t even a valid name.

Yes, I know :)
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-03-09 03:20:17 PST (-0800)

I chose B. radicans but then I was told THIS NAME IS NOT IN USE ANYMORE, haha … of course it is Boletus radicans. B. albidus is a synonym of it. And of Postia too. Kinda nomen dubium.

Boletus albidus?
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-03-09 03:06:32 PST (-0800)

What kind of name is that..?
Boletus albidus Schaeff. is an old name for Postia stiptica(!)

This looks like B. radicans to me..

Created: 2012-03-09 02:46:29 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2012-03-09 03:15:25 PST (-0800)
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