genus Amanita

noun
genus of widely distributed agarics that have white spores and are poisonous with few exceptions
Syn: ↑Amanita
Hypernyms: ↑fungus genus
Hyponyms: ↑slime mushroom
Member Holonyms: ↑Agaricaceae, ↑family Agaricaceae
Member Meronyms:

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