Definition of Hydnum
1. Noun. Type genus of Hydnaceae.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Genus
Group relationships: Family Hydnaceae, Hydnaceae
Lexicographical Neighbors of Hydnum
Literary usage of Hydnum
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Scottish Cryptogamic Flora, Or, Coloured Figures and Descriptions of by Robert Kaye Greville (1826)
"H. pileus horizontal, coriaceous, tomentose, of a brownish colour, as well as the spines; stipes erect, lateral, tomentose. Hydnum ..."
2. Report (1904)
"Hydnum coralloides Scop. Logs in woods. Not uncommon. S. & A. Hydnum erinaceum Bull. ... Hydnum nigrum Fr. Found growing on the margin of a swamp. ..."
3. Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society by Royal Microscopical Society, London (1882)
"Conidial Apparatus in Hydnum. ... describes what he considers to be a hitherto undetected reproductive apparatus in Hydnum erinaceum. ..."
4. The Mushroom Book: A Popular Guide to the Identification and Study of Our by Nina Lovering Marshall (1901)
"Section of H. repandum Hydnum rufescens (edible) is more red than the typical form, ... White Hydnum (Edible) Hydnum albidum Cap or Pileus—White, fleshy. ..."