Clitocybe


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A genus of mushrooms, most of which are poisonous
Mechanism Stimulation of parasympathetic system
Management Atropine

Clitocybe

Toxicology A genus of poisonous mushrooms Clinical Abrupt onset-15 mins after ingestion; profuse sweating, nausea, abdominal colic, blurred vision, salivation, rhinorrhea, dizziness Mechanism Stimulation of parasympathetic system Management Atropine. See Poisonous mushroom.

Clitocybe

genus of toxic Basidiomycete mushrooms; contain an unidentified toxin; causes diarrhea, vomiting. Includes C. discolor, C. rivulosa.
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Clitocybe gibba se diferencia macroscopicamente por el pileo deprimido o umbilicado de color amarillo, ocre a cafe oscuro, laminas subdecurrentes.
Atractosporocybe, Leucocybe and Rhizocybe: three new clitocyboid genera in the Tricholomatoid clade (Agaricales) with notes on Clitocybe and Lepista.
Clitocybe hydrogramma tiene como caracter diagnostico la presencia de vesiculas entre las hifas del pileipellis (Bigelow, 1982) (Figs.
Flora, Clitocybe, Crepidotus, Scutellinia, Sowerbyella, Tremella, J).
Like a table service they stood ranged on the meadow's linen: the round-edged russulas, silvery, yellowish, or ruby-red, like goblets brimming with various vintages; the yellow boletes, their caps dimpled like the bottoms of upturned cups; the funnel clitocybes, slender as champagne stemware; the fleecy milk cap, round and white, broad and flat, like cream-filled teacups of Dresden porcelain; and the spherical puffballs, squat as pepperpots, replete with a powdery black spore mass.