Observation 163201: Gyromitra esculenta (Pers.) Fr.

When: 2013-05-12

Collection location: Karkaraly National Park, Karaganda District, Kazakhstan [Click for map]

0.0° 0.0° 640m

Who: Igor (Igor_Yevdokimov)

No specimen available

Gyromitra Esculenta (Pers. ex Fr.) Fr. Helvellaceae, Pezizales (Строчок обыкновенный)
Brownish, brain-like to saddle-shaped; shot whitish stalk. Cap is 4-12cm wide, 4-8cm high, brain-shaped and wrinkled, brownish-yellow up to reddish-brown and dark brown (with black powder when old). Flesh is brittle and hollow; interior chambered. Stalk 2-4 cm long and 1.5-2.5 cm thick, hollow, fluted with some soil at bottom. It grows mainly under pine tree. Season: May. Edibility: delicious (boiling recommended cause sand).


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20.05.2015_49.387167°"N”, 75.404667°"E”, 1158m

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