Observation 93068: Hygrocybe (Fr.) P. Kumm.
When: 2012-04-18
Herbarium specimen reported

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It was shown a long time ago
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-04-25 03:32:39 EDT (-0400)

that they needed to be separated from Hygrocybe.
The name of the genus would have been settled by now in MycoBank, if the nomenclatural rules had been clear and easy to follow. The delay just proves that they can be interpreted arbitrarily.

just shoot me.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-04-24 21:57:42 EDT (-0400)
Thanks Else
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-04-24 21:07:24 EDT (-0400)

Eventually this will be Cuphophyllus somethingoranotherensis

Cuphophyllus separate from Hygrocybe
By: else
2012-04-24 17:43:48 EDT (-0400)

Recent papers show that the wide take on Hygrocybe has to be reversed, and now these groups are recognized as separate genera again, such as Gliophorus, Humidicutis, and Cuphophyllus (for Camarophyllus).

Question
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-04-24 11:32:08 EDT (-0400)

Yep, Camarophyllus has been merged with Hygrocybe, but I wonder – does anyone know how many Camarophyllus have been officially transferred?

I wish we had more confidence-inspiring names for our western Camarophyllus-type Hygrocybe.

By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-04-24 11:27:30 EDT (-0400)

nor is it C. graveolens, the ‘pale C. pratensis’.

This is more slender, totally pale (nearly white) when young.

any more details on this?
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-04-24 11:09:57 EDT (-0400)

is it just the pale pratensis?

Camarophyllus has gone bye bye…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-04-24 11:08:57 EDT (-0400)

sadly enough.

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