What Is Another Name for a Mushroom?

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Mushroom is classified as fungi; hence its synonym is fungi. The fungi classification includes yeast, moulds, smut and toadstools. They are typically produced above the ground on soil on its food source. Some of these mushrooms are edible while others are harmful to one's health.
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Mushrooms can also be called 'fungi', or 'fungus' if singular.
Another name for a mushroom is a fungi because this is what they are classified as. The fungi classification includes yeast, mold, smut, and toadstools.
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Another name for a mushroom is actually fungus! Some people refer to the poisonous, inedible mushrooms as toadstools. There are thousands of varieties of mushrooms.
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fungus or fungi.
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The scientific word for mushroom is fungi. Did you know that there are over 70,000
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It depends on what type mushroom, there are many this website http://www.mssf.org/cookbook/names.html has a pretty good list Source(s): http://www.mssf.org/cookbook/names.html
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