Name: Amanita Pers.
Most Confident Observations:
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First person to use this name on MO: Nathan Wilson
Editors: Danny Newman, R. E. Tulloss, Erlon Bailey


Rank: Genus

Status: Accepted

Name: Amanita

Author: Pers.

Citation: Pers., Tent. disp. meth. fung. (Lipsiae): 65 (1797)

Deprecated Synonyms: Amanitopsis Roze, Vaginata Nees ex Gray, Venenarius Earle, Amanita sect. Volvoamanita Beck, Amanita “sp-ac2171111”, Amanitaria E.-J. Gilbert

Misspellings: Amanta, Amonita, Amnita, Amantia, Aminita

Notes on Taxonomy: [Edit]

Type species:
Amanita muscaria (L.) Lam. (1783)

Sanctioned by Fries

Descriptions: [Create]


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What do you mean by sanctioning?
By: Oluna & Adolf Ceska (
2018-03-29 21:26:57 CDT (-0400)

Type species:
Amanita muscaria (L.) Lam. (1783)
Sanctioned by Fries [emphasis is Adolf’s]

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