When: 2011-06-22

Collection location: Strouds Run State Park, Athens, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

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Proposed Names

85% (1)
Used references: According to Honan et. al. 2015, http://sci-hub.bz/10.11646/phytotaxa.231.2.1#, T. nigripes is very common in the eastern USA, and no other Tetrapyrgos species have been studied from this region.

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By: Drew Parker (mycotrope)
2011-06-23 01:20:54 CDT (-0400)

case of dueling epithets. When I proposed this name for this fungus, consensus rejected it in favor of T. nigripes because, I assume, Index Fungorum didn’t recognize it. However, just because IF doesn’t list it doesn’t mean it’s not correct. They are sometimes slow to update names. Is there a real controversy here or just an out of date authority?