The quintessential red-and-white mushroom of fairy tales is poisonous. What is it commonly known as?

The quintessential red-and-white mushroom of fairy tales is poisonous. What is it commonly known as?

A Fly agaric
B Pinkgill
C Death cap

Fly agarics have been featured in paintings since the Renaissance. The fungi were also the main subject of some Victorian fairy paintings. They’ve also popped up in the 1940 Disney film ‘Fantasia’ and the Mario video game franchise.

The correct answer is Fly agaric.

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