Definition of Brain mushroom

1. Noun. A poisonous gyromitra; the surface of the fertile body is smooth at first and becomes progressively undulating and wrinkled (but never truly pitted); color varies from dull yellow to brown.

Exact synonyms: Beefsteak Morel, Gyromitra Esculenta
Group relationships: Genus Gyromitra
Generic synonyms: Gyromitra

Definition of Brain mushroom

1. Noun. A fungus common in Europe and North America and one of several species of fungi known as false morels, ''Gyromitra esculenta''. ¹

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Literary usage of Brain mushroom

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1. Paris by Hunter Publishing, Incorporated (2001)
"... sausage wild mushroom cherry smoked pork sausage with garlic brain mushroom with wine, mushrooms and shallots goat venison chicory cauliflower swede ..."

2. Puerto Rico by Kurt Pitzer, Tara Stevens (2001)
"Candyland, popular for its live, candy- colored coral formations including brain, mushroom and barrel sponges, teems with parrotfish, grouper, ..."

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