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Definition of the noun Galerina

What does Galerina mean as a name of something?

Galerina is a genus of Cortinariaceae, described by Earle in 1909.

Galerina is a genus of Strophariaceae.


Who is Galerina?

Galerina a.k.a. Gala Dalí, usually known simply as Gala, was the wife of, first, Paul Éluard, then Salvador Dalí, and an inspiration for them and many other writers and artists.


Galerina is a genus of small brown-spored saprobic mushrooms, with over 300 species found throughout the world, from the far north to remote Macquarie Island in the Southern Ocean. Species are typically small and hygrophanous, with a slender and brittle stem. They are often found growing on wood, and when on the ground have a preference for mossy habitats. This group is most noted for toxic species which are occasionally confused with hallucinogenic species of Psilocybe.

Phrases with Galerina

  1. Galerina Acre
  2. Galerina Nana
  3. Galerina Acris
  4. Galerina Laeta
  5. Galerina Minor
  6. Galerina Nyula
  7. Galerina Odora
  8. Galerina Agloea
  9. Galerina Aimara
  10. Galerina Alpina
  11. Galerina Andina
  12. Galerina Cainii
  13. Galerina Cerina
  14. Galerina Clavus
  15. Galerina Fallax
  16. Galerina Favrei
  17. Galerina Jaapii
  18. Galerina Laevis
  19. Galerina Lurida
  20. Genus Galerina

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Galerina

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Google previewChanterelle Dreams, Amanita Nightmares (2010)

The Love, Lore, and Mystique of Mushrooms by Greg A. Marley

As its name implies, the deadly Galerina is a potentially deadly toxic species, containing the same cyclopeptide toxins that are found in death cap amanitas. Galerina mushrooms typically fruit in the same cool wet autumn weather that honey mushrooms favor. Another famous and notable clustered wood-rotter is the jack o'lantern, Omphalotus illudens, which usually grows in dense clusters on the ground at the base of trees infected with its mycelium. (#8) Jack o'lanterns cause severe ...

Google previewMushrooms of Northeastern North America (1997)

by Alan Bessette, Arleen Rainis Bessette, David William Fischer

Genus Galerina Galerina is a very large genus, with more than two hundred species in North America.

Google previewSpiritual Concepts for a New Age (2012)

Psychic Serenity in the Human Experience by Connie Johnson

Deadly Galerina is a highly toxic mushroom with an innocent appearance; it represents the danger of superficiality in concepts and philosophies. It asks us to be willing to look beyond the simple presentation and understand the concept or philosophy in its entirety. Delicious Lactarius or Orange-Latex Milky: This mushroom has a broad, convex to sunken cap that is up to five inches in diameter ; it is a carroty-orange and frequently has green stains. It has a similarly colored, thick stalk.

Google previewHandbook of Mushroom Poisoning (1994)

Diagnosis and Treatment by Barry H. Rumack, David G. Spoerke

The genus Galerina is a forbidden group because the larger species, which grow on wood, are at times mistaken for honey mushrooms or other “stumpers.” In North America, Galerina includes at least one very common deadly poisonous species, G. autumnalis, and its counterpart G. venenata, which is also poisonous. Lactarius poses a slightly different problem in that many of the species are more or less indigestible, but some (we do not know how many) are correctly classed as ...

Google previewThe Fifth Kingdom (2017)

by Bryce Kendrick

Genera Alnicola, Galerina, Hebeloma, Hymenogaster, Phaeocollybia. (Remember that all the names mentioned in this chapter can be looked up on Google, where you will find both descriptions and illustrations.) Galerina is a genus ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

acid Funaria Funariales functional type fungal sheath Fungi fungicide fungicole Fungi Imperfecti fungus funicle funiculus Funtumia furbelows furcipulate furfuraceous furvous Fusarium fuscous fusiform fusion Fusobacterium fustic futurenatural fynbos gaboon Gaboon nuts Gaeumannomyces Gahnia galactolipid galactose galactosidase galactoside Galápagos Islands Galbulimima Galearia galericulate Galerina Galium gall gallery forest Gallionella galochrous galvanotaxis gambier.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Mind Enhancing Foods, Drugs and Nutritional Substances, 2d ed. (2015)

by David W. Group

Conocybe cyanopus; Copelandia bispora; Copelandia cyanescens; Galerina steglichii; Gymnopilus aeruginosus; Inocybeaeruginascens; Inocybe coelestium; Libertycaps; magic mushrooms; 'ntisitho; Panaeolina foenisecii; Panaeolus cyanescens; Pholiotina cyanopus; Pluteus cyanopus; Psilocybe azurescens; Psilocybe cubensis; Psilocybe ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of New York State (2005)

by Peter R. Eisenstadt, Laura-Eve Moss

and deadly galerina (Galerina autumnalis). Common wood rot fungi are artist's ...

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Small photo of Galerina marginata toadstool on fallen tree, macro, selective focusSmall photo of Galerina mushroom species - Victoria BC, CanadaSmall photo of Galerina marginata is deadly poisonous mushroom.Small photo of Spectacular mushrooms in colorful autumn forest in Mont-Tremblant national park-Canada.Funeral Bell (Galerina marginata) MushromSmall photo of Spectacular mushrooms in colorful autumn forest in Mont-Tremblant national park-Canada.Funeral Bell (Galerina marginata) MushromSmall photo of Spectacular mushrooms in colorful autumn forest in Mont-Tremblant national park-Canada.Funeral Bell (Galerina marginata) MushromSmall photo of Spectacular mushrooms in colorful autumn forest in Mont-Tremblant national park-Canada.Funeral Bell (Galerina marginata) Mushrom More...

Scrabble value of G2A1L1E1R1I1N1A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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