Name: Amanita sect. Vaginatae sensu Zhu L. Yang
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First person to use this name on MO: Herbert Baker
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Rank: Section

Status: Accepted

Name: Amanita sect. Vaginatae

Author: sensu Zhu L. Yang

Citation: 1997. Biblioth. Mycol. 170: 10-11.


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

Family: Amanitaceae

Genus: Amanita

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“ex” means that Yang validated an invalid name.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2018-09-26 08:48:48 -03 (-0300)

You can’t maintain that your preferred name is presently valid and invalid at the same time.

“sensu” is the right term to use.

If someone should reject section Vaginatae on nomenclatural grounds, I can still use my “sensu” construction and be understood without criticism. That has been one of my concerns in using “sensu Zhu L. Yang.” It is also the reason I use “section Lepidella sensu Bas” (see Cui et al. paper as justification for my concerns).


Erlon, I would ask you to restrain yourself from deprecating the names I am using.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2018-09-17 12:11:02 -03 (-0300)


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