|Amanita phalloides, also known as 'Death Cap'. Believed to account for 95% of mushroom poisoning cases around the world. Symptoms are delayed from 6 to 30+ hours after ingestion, by then it is usually to late for treatment other than symptomatically, and wait. Survivors are known to describe the flavor as 'excellent, great, fantastic'|
Know your dinner!
Submitted By: ATWWA from WA on 2003-09-05