Top 20 edible fungi

Colin A. B. Davidson cabd2 at
Mon Sep 10 01:40:42 EST 2001

"Heine J. Deelstra" <heine at> wrote in message
news:3B95CB1E.F76A07CA at

> Well it's seems that many mushroom eaters are either looking for a (risky)
> trip or have a death wish; A. muscaria and Gyromitra esculenta usually not
> considered edible. Psylocibe sp. will induce hallucinations.

A. muscaria isn't something I'd advise eating, but there are many, many
examples of people ingesting this fungus throughout history for its potent
hallucinogenic effects.

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