9 Most Poisonous Mushrooms

By Manish Choudhary

Nov 20, 2023

1. Death cap (Amanita phalloides)

2. Destroying angels (Amanita bisporigera, A. ocreata, A. virosa)

3. Common conecap (Pholiotina rugosa)

4. Webcaps (Cortinarius species)

5. Autumn Skullcap (Galerina marginata)

6. Deadly Dapperling (Lepiota brunneoincarnata)

7. False Morel (Gyromitra species)

8. Fly agaric (Amanita muscaria)

9. Brown roll-rim (Paxillus involutus)

Identifying mushrooms is tricky, and eating wild ones is risky unless you're an expert. If you think you've eaten a poisonous mushroom, get medical help fast. Try to take a picture or keep a sample for proper identification.