Name: Amanita muscaria var. formosa Pers.
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First person to use this name on MO: Rex
Editors: Alan Rockefeller, Erlon


Rank: Variety

Status: Accepted

Name: Amanita muscaria var. formosa

Author: Pers.

Citation: Observ. mycol. (Lipsiae) 2: 37 (1800) 1799

Misspellings: Amanita sensu Thiers

Notes on Taxonomy: [Edit]

Published as ‘Var. β formosa’

In Fagus woodland: ?Switzerland

Citations in published lists or literature:
Saccardo’s Syll. fung. V: 13; XIX: 52 |Index of Fungi 5: 826

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Where is ‘var. formosa’ reasonable?
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2011-11-06 19:56:59 SAST (+0200)

I see we have both this page and name 5786 for Amanita muscaria var. formosa sensu Thiers, but no commentary about what separates them. For now, I’m marking both as ‘Not for Export’, but I’d be interested to know more.

Created: 2007-06-19 20:50:57 SAST (+0200) by Rex (Rex Bartlett)
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