Name: Leucopaxillus amarus (Alb. & Schwein.) Kühner
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First person to use this name on MO: Michael Wood
Editors: Nathan Wilson, Douglas Smith

Nomenclature:

Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Leucopaxillus amarus

ICN Identifier: missing

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Author: (Alb. & Schwein.) Kühner

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Classification:

Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

Family: Tricholomataceae

Genus: Leucopaxillus

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By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2012-01-10 20:24:43 CST (-0600)

This is a valid name according to Index Fungorum and MycoBank. However, I have not been able to track down the original description and apparently this name has been fairly broadly misapplied to the separate species Leucopaxillus gentianeus.

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