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|Scientific Name:Amanita phalloides; Family Amamnitaceae;
Habitat: Under conifers
Color:Cap darkish green, often paler in margin, occasionally all white, gills white, stalk white
Size: Cap is 6.5-15 cm in diameter, stalk is 7.5-12.5 cm long,
1.5-2 cm thick
Gills: Free , broad, close.
Spore Print: white
Edibility: Deadly Poisonous
Characteristics: The cap is convex and fairly round. There is a large basal bulb. It lives from late September to November, throughough the Northeast. They have a strong odor which is nauseating. It kills between 5-10 days after ingestion if not treated.
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