golden pholiota


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Noun1.golden pholiota - a beautiful yellow gilled fungus found from Alaska south along the coast
agaric - a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside
genus Pholiota, Pholiota - genus of gilled agarics of Europe and North America having brown spores and an annulus; grows on open ground or decaying wood
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Butter mushroom, or golden pholiota, (Pholiota aurivella) is a bright gold with dark spots, shaped like plump shiitake.