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Amanita phalloides (Vaill. ex Fr.) Link, 1833 (Deathcap)

Sets of Photographs

These relate to individual finds ("biological records") of the organism.

Taxon Summary # images # photos # macrophotos # microphotos # notes Date Vice-county Country
Amanita phalloides Fruitbody 18 6 12 30 Sep 1998 Berks England
Amanita phalloides Fruitbody 14 14 9 Sep 2001 Berks England
Amanita phalloides Fruitbody 7 3 4 7 Oct 1979 West Sussex England
Amanita phalloides Fruitbody 5 5 17 Sep 2001 West Sussex England
Amanita phalloides Fruitbody 3 3 1 Nov 1975 North Hampshire England
Amanita phalloides Fruitbody 2 2 13 Oct 1968 East Norfolk England

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

anon., 1996 (Colour photograph) Vol 10 Part 2 - Rear cover
Wright, M., 2000, Amanita phalloides, Field Mycology, Volume 1 (2): Back cover (illustration) Amanita phalloides

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 4 general literature references to Amanita phalloides (Deathcap)

Amanita phalloides may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore droppers)
(spore droppers)
(a subclass of basidiomycetes)
(mushrooms and toadstools)
(a family of toadstools)
(grisettes and amanitas)
Ectomycorrhizal fungi (via Amanita) Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi sl.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 2 feeding and other relationships of Amanita phalloides (Deathcap)

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