Amanita phalloides

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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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Christine Hale, 57, suffered multiple organ failure thought to have been caused by the death cap toadstool.