Synonym: Amanita muscaria, bug or fly agric
Botanical name: amanita muscarius L
Medicinal name: Agaricus muscarius
- Agaricus is a large and important genus of mushrooms containing both edible and poisonous species
- Pileus: 7-13cm broadglobose at first, then dumble in shape, convex. The surface of the cap is covered with white floccose scales.
- The stem is white, often yellowish with age, pithy and often hollow.