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Toxic Amanita Mushroom
Photo By Jim Lewis


September 09, 2006

Ketchikan, Alaska - This poisonous amanita mushroom was photographed this month in the Ward Lake area. Several people viewing the mushroom commented that this is the largest one of its kind they had ever seen. The mushroom was a huge 8-10" across the top.

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