Cli·to·cy·be (kli-tosґĭ-be) a genus of club fungi of the family Agaricaceae. Some species are poisonous and several contain muscarine. C. nebulaґris is the source of nebularine. Ingestion of C. illuґdens, the orange jack-o-lantern mushroom, causes mycetismus gastrointestinalis.

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  • Clitocybe — Scientific classification Kingdom: Fungi Division …   Wikipedia

  • Clitocybe — Clitocybe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • clitocybe — [ klitosib ] n. m. • 1841; mot du lat. bot. 1821, du gr. klitos « pente » et kubê « tête » ♦ Bot. Champignon basidiomycète (agaricacées) à lames décurrentes. Clitocybe nébuleux. ● clitocybe nom masculin Genre de champignons à lames décurrentes,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Clitocybe — prop. n. a genus of white spored agarics with flat or funnel shaped cap and elastic stem. Syn: genus {Clitocybe}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Clitocybe — u. Clitopīlus, gehören zu Agaricus, Blätterschwamm (s.d.), Gattung aus der Familie der Hymenomycetes Agaricini …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Clitocybe — Clitocybe,   die Pilzgattung Trichterlinge …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Clitocybe — Trichterlinge Der giftige Laubfreundtrichterling Clitocybe phyllophila Systematik Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Clitocybe — Clitocybe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Clitocybe — noun a genus of agarics with white to pale yellow spore deposits and fleshy stalks centrally attached to the cap and closely attached gills • Syn: ↑genus Clitocybe • Hypernyms: ↑fungus genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tricholomataceae, ↑family… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Clitocybe — …   Википедия

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