Name: Sparassis crispa (Wulfen) Fr.
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First person to use this name on MO: Nathan Wilson
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Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Sparassis crispa

Author: (Wulfen) Fr.

Citation: Syst. mycol. (Lundae) 1: 465 (1821)

Deprecated Synonyms: Clavaria crispa Wulf. ex Jacq., Manina crispa Scop., Ehella ramosa Schaeff., Masseeola crispa (Wulf.) Kuntze, Clavaria crispa (Scop.) Sacc., Sparassis ramosa Schaeff.

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Index Fungorum record 228848
MycoBank #228848

Petersen, Ron and Hughes, Karen (2014) Cauliflower Tales, McIlvainea 23 (13-15):, advocates splitting Sparassis crispa into S. crispa, S. americana, S. americana f. arizonica, and S. radicata, even though some interbreeding is possible, at least in the lab.

Sparassis crispa seems limited to Europe, including western Russia, being replaced in eastern North America by S. americana and in western North America by S. americana f. arizonica in southeastern Arizona and S. radicata in the Pacific Northwest. The dominant species in Asia is S. latifolia.”

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Created: 2007-01-10 16:03:40 AEDT (+1100) by Nathan Wilson (nathan)
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