Please fill out the following sections to the best of your ability, it will help us investigate bugs if we have this information at the outset. Screenshots are especially helpful, so please provide those if you can.
Platform (Android, iOS, Website): Android
App version number, if a mobile app issue (shown under Settings): 1.19.8
URLs (aka web addresses) of any relevant observations or pages: https://inaturalist.org/observations/53398368
Screenshots of what you are seeing (instructions for taking a screenshot on computers and mobile devices: https://www.take-a-screenshot.org/):
Description of problem (please provide a set of steps we can use to replicate the issue, and make as many as you need.):
Step 1: On the Android app, find an observation with a high-level observation ID with limited annotation options (such as “plants” or “insects”). This issue does not occur when the obs starts out as Unknown or with a placeholder.
Step 2: Add a refining ID (such as Auchenorrhyncha in the example above) that should change the annotation options (in this case from Life Stage: Egg/Juvenile/Adult to Egg/Nymph/Adult).
Step 3: Attempt to annotate the observation, and you will find that the options have not updated. On the browser site, this updates automatically to reflect the Observation ID. The old options persist if I close and reopen the app, if I access the observation from the Explore page in the app or from my Identifications tab, although they sometimes (always?) update if I access the observation again from the observer’s profile.