Fungi from GBCHKLST not in BMS List

Checklist of the fungi and fungus-like analogues of Britain and Ireland. Names from GBCHKLST maintained by Paul Kirk, not yet in BMS checklist

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ID number:
NHMSYS0020531282
Authority:
Paul M. Kirk
Version:
1
Last updated:
13 February 2012 
Glossary
Synonym:
are different scientific names that pertain to the same taxon, for example two names for the same species. One basic principle of zoological nomenclature is that the earliest correctly published and available name (the senior synonym) takes precedence and must be used for the taxon, if no other restrictions interfere.
Common name:
A common name of an organism (also known as a vernacular name, colloquial name, trivial name, trivial epithet, country name, or farmer's name) is a name in general use within a community; it is often contrasted with a scientific name.
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