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Definition of the noun amanita caesarea

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noun

  1. widely distributed edible mushroom resembling the fly agaric
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • synonyms of Amanita caesarea: Caesar's agaric / royal agaric
    • more generic word: agaric = a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside
    • member of: Amanita / genus Amanita = genus of widely distributed agarics that have white spores and are poisonous with few exceptions

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Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

Amanita caesarea (Caesar's mushroom) A species of agaric fungi found in woodlands with oak (Quercus) and conifers, in southern Europe and North Africa. The fruiting body is edible and was highly esteemed by the aristocracy of the Roman ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants (2005)

Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch

In ancient times, the word boletus was the name for the savory Caesar's mushroom (Amanita caesarea); it was also used for other species of the genus Amanita, e.g., the fly agaric. (Woodcut from Matthiolus, Kräuterbuch, 1627) ——— . 1993b.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

—Caesar's mushroom, the royal garic, or orange amanita, Amanita caesarea. See *agaric and *Amanita. II. a. 3.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

elegant edible mushroom, Amanita caesarea. It has a bright orange-colored pileus, an annulus, and a large, thick, leathery volva. It is sometimes confused with the poisonous fly-agaric, Amanita muscaria.–Sugar-cane agaric, Schizophyllum ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary Supplement (1909)

—Caesar's mushroom, the royal agaric, or orange amanita, Amanita caesarea. See *agaric and *Amanita. II. a. 3.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

—Caesar's mushroom, the royal agaric, or orange amanita, Amanita caesarea. See *agaric and *Amanita.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1910)

–Caesar's mushroom, the royal agaric, or orange amanita, Amanita caesarea ...

Google previewAinsworth & Bisby's Dictionary of the Fungi (2008)

by Geoffrey Clough Ainsworth

Caesar's mushroom, basidioma of the edible Amanita caesarea. caespitose (cespitose), in groups or tufts like grass; cf. gregarious.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century cyclopedia of names (1910)

Royal agaric, a large, and elegant edible mu m, Amanita caesarea. It has a bright orange-colored pileus, an annulus, and a large, thick, leathery volva. It is sometimes confused with the poisonous fly-agaric, Amanita muscaria.–Sugar- cane ...

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