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Fly agaric

Amanita muscaria

Description:

Amanita muscaria, commonly known as the fly agaric (play /ˈæɡərɪk/) or fly Amanita (play /ˌæməˈnaɪtə/), is a poisonous and psychoactive basidiomycete fungus, one of many in the genus Amanita. Native throughout the temperate and boreal regions of the Northern Hemisphere, Amanita muscaria has been unintentionally introduced to many countries in the Southern Hemisphere, generally as a symbiont with pine plantations, and is now a true cosmopolitan species.

Habitat:

A huge nature-park in Münster, Germany.. They were growing beneath a path leading to a game lodge..

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Brinschk
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Brinschk

Münster, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Spotted on Oct 16, 2007
Submitted on Sep 14, 2011

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