Expert Warning on Killer Fungi
Expert Warning on Killer Fungi
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Expert Warning on Killer Fungi

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Expert Warning on Killer Fungi

A biology expert has warned against eating wild mushrooms that have grown extensively across natural areas following the recent rainfalls and have poisoned dozens of citizens. 
Hossein Riahi, a biology and biotechnology professor at Shahid Beheshti University, said the toxic wild mushrooms can be easily mistaken for edible umbrella mushrooms due to their close resemblance. 
“There are slight differences that cannot be recognized by ordinary people,” he was quoted as saying by ISNA. 


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