Stock Photo Description
Stock photo of a mutant Fly Agaric Mushroom in the form of a Phallic symbol having just emerged from the autumn leaves on the forest floor. This vibrant red Phallic symbol of a mushroom or toadstool in this case was taken using macro photography technique due to the small size of the undeveloped fly agaric. The Fly Agaric Toadstool known scientifically as Amanita muscaria is a deadly poisonous fungi. The vivid red color as with some insects, animals and plants denotes some form of danger real or otherwise and is natures way of saying keep away! Although deadly poisonous this toadstool does have psychoactive properties and has been used for religious purposes in the past among the Siberian people.