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Fly amanita

Amanita muscaria

Description:

Pretty and dangerous: "...Amanita muscaria is noted for its hallucinogenic properties, with its main psychoactive constituent being the compound muscimol....". Muscimol is a psychoactive alkaloid with potent agonist activity for the GABA receptors. It consequently causes sedative-hypnotic effects.

Habitat:

Meerdaelbos, Belgium.

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Oud-Heverlee, Vlaanderen, Belgium

Spotted on Nov 30, 2013
Submitted on Nov 30, 2013

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