HyperDic: genus_amanita

English > 1 sense of the expression genus Amanita:
NOUNplantgenus Amanita, Amanitagenus of widely distributed agarics that have white spores and are poisonous with few exceptions
English > genus Amanita: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
Meaninggenus of widely distributed agarics that have white spores and are poisonous with few exceptions.
SynonymAmanita
Member ofAgaricaceae, family Agaricaceaelarge family including many familiar / familiar mushrooms
Membersblushing mushroom, blusher, Amanita rubescensyellowish edible agaric that usually turns red when touched
death cap, death cup, death angel, destroying angel, Amanita phalloidesExtremely poisonous usually white fungus with a prominent cup-shaped base
destroying angel, Amanita vernafungus similar to Amanita phalloides
false deathcap, Amanita mappaagaric often confused with the death cup
fly agaric, Amanita muscariapoisonous (but rarely fatal) woodland fungus having a scarlet cap with white warts and white gills
royal agaric, Caesar's agaric, Amanita caesareawidely distributed edible mushroom resembling the fly agaric
Narrowerslime mushroomA mushroom of the genus Amanita
Broaderfungus genusIncludes lichen genera
Spanishamanita, genus amanita
Catalanamanita, Amanita, genus amanita

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