Amanita phalloides

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Related to Amanita phalloides: Amanita muscaria, Amanita ocreata
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Synonyms for Amanita phalloides

extremely poisonous usually white fungus with a prominent cup-shaped base

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Distribution and abundance of the introduced ectomycorrhizal fungus Amanita phalloides in North America.
Ingestion of Amanita phalloides is responsible for a majority of mushroom-related deaths worldwide.
[[double dagger], NR] Amanita phalloides (Fr.) Link [[dagger], [double dagger]] Amanita rubescens Pers.
And so, along with those of our unsung ancestors who tasted Amanita phalloides (and died) were those who nibbled on A.
Tumor therapy with Amanita phalloides (death cap): stabilization of B-cell chronic lymphatic leukemia.
This is the Death Cap, Amanita phalloides. Easily harvested and stored, it could be mixed with other fungi in a simple dish of steak au poivre avec champignon, that is, pepper steak with mushrooms.
You're thinking of Amanita phalloides and Amanita verna, the Destroying Angels.
The Medical ward was the place where we admitted most of our infectious disease victims, and it was fascinating to learn more about tropical diseases, along with some other exotic illnesses such as fatal poisoning with the Amanita Phalloides mushroom.
The hepatoprotective action of silymarin in fatal fulminant hepatic failure following Amanita phalloides mushroom poisoning is documented in experimental animals and humans even when given after exposure (Hruby et al.
Amanita phalloides is its Latin name and the fungus is common all over Europe.
Mushroom poisoning (especially with Amanita phalloides) should be considered in presentations of ALF.