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hedgehog fungus

Saltos de línea: hedge|hog fun¦gus

Definición de hedgehog fungus en inglés:

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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
Example sentences
  • Others such as the hedgehog fungus have small teeth which are only visible when one looks under the cap.
  • The hedgehog fungus has spines under the cap that can be easily brushed off.
  • I was checking with my father-in-law who identified it as a hedgehog fungus.

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