Observation 308855: Leucocoprinus Pat.

When: 2008-07-15

Collection location: Sarasota, Florida, USA [Click for map]

27.2973°N 82.4256°W 10m [Click for map]

Who: Alan R. Franck (afranck)

No specimen available


Proposed Names

92% (2)
Recognized by sight: very thin-fleshed cap and radially sulcate.

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By: Alan R. Franck (afranck)
2018-02-15 13:43:40 PST (-0800)

Thanks for the id, else. Much appreciated

Leucocoprinus is the oldest name
By: else
2018-02-15 13:13:34 PST (-0800)

and this specimen, has all the hallmarks of a classic Leucocoprinus species as well.

By: Alan R. Franck (afranck)
2018-02-15 12:47:20 PST (-0800)

Appears Leucocoprinus Pat. 1888) is embedded in a large clade of Leucoagaricus Locq. ex Singer (1948) (Vellinga et al. 2011; Ge et al. 2015).