Definition of Genus gyromitra
1. Noun. A genus of fungi of the family Helvellaceae with a fertile portion that is tan to brown.
Group relationships: Family Helvellaceae, Helvellaceae
Member holonyms: California False Morel, Gyromitra Californica, Gyromitra Sphaerospora, Round-spored Gyromitra, Beefsteak Morel, Brain Mushroom, Gyromitra Esculenta, Gyromitra Infula, Saddled-shaped False Morel, Gyromitra Brunnea, Gyromitra Fastigiata, Gyromitra Gigas
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Gyromitra
Literary usage of Genus gyromitra
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1. The Mushroom Book: A Popular Guide to the Identification and Study of Our by Nina Lovering Marshall (1904)
"The largest spore-sac fungi belong in this genus. Gyromitra esculenta (Edible) Cap—Bay red, round, lobed, irregular, ..."