MycoKey : the genus Gyromitra

Generic short diagnoses: Large, cup-, saddle- to brain-shaped operculate discomycetes on a ± pronounced stipe; spores cyanophilic and with large, apiculate outgrowths. On soil and wood.

Species examples:
Gyromitra ancilis
Gyromitra esculenta
Gyromitra fastigiata
Gyromitra gigas
Gyromitra infula
Gyromitra parma

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