Amanita phalloides

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Related to Amanita phalloides: Amanita muscaria, Amanita ocreata
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Noun1.Amanita phalloides - extremely poisonous usually white fungus with a prominent cup-shaped baseAmanita phalloides - extremely poisonous usually white fungus with a prominent cup-shaped base; differs from edible Agaricus only in its white gills
agaric - a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside
Amanita, genus Amanita - genus of widely distributed agarics that have white spores and are poisonous with few exceptions
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The poisonous fungus, Amanita Phalloides, is better known by what name?
Amanita phalloides, colloquially known as the "death cap," belongs to the Phalloideae section of the Amanita family of mushrooms and is responsible for most deaths following ingestion of foraged mushrooms worldwide (1).
I like my sister Constance, and Richard Plantagenet, and Amanita phalloides, the death-cup mushroom.
Dentro del grupo de las Amanitas, la Amanita phalloides es la de mayor mortalidad en todos los grupos poblacionales, con cerca del 95%, debido principalmente a la dosis letal con la que cuenta, esto es, un cociente toxina-peso de 0.
2 g/kg, respectively [8] but less toxic compared to the 10 mg lethal dose of Amanita phalloides amatoxin reported by Patowary [9].
In animals, silymarin reduces liver injury caused by acetaminophen, carbon tetrachloride, radiation, iron overload, phenylhydrazine, alcohol, cold ischaemia and Amanita phalloides.
Jander S, Bischoff J Treatment of Amanita phalloides poisoning: I Retrospective evaluation of plasmapheresis in 21patients.
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.
4 mg of the [alpha]-amanitin can be obtained from 1 g offresh Amanita phalloides.
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.