This mushroom should not be eaten and should be discarded if collected

  1. either it is known to be edible but suspect and should be avoided (it may have caused intoxications on some occasions),
  2. or it is edible, but should be preserved because it is becoming rarer,
  3. or it is edible, or of unknown edibility, but can be confused with a toxic species, making it a potential danger for human consumption.

Other intoxications by mushrooms

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