Definition of hedgehog fungus in English:

hedgehog fungus

Line breaks: hedge|hog fun¦gus

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  • An edible mushroom which has a cap with a lobed fleshy margin, the underside of which bears downward-pointing spore-bearing spines, common in both Eurasia and North America.
    • Hydnum repandum, family Hydnaceae, class Hymenomycetes

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