MycoKey : the species Helvella corium

Generic short diagnoses: Medium to large, ± stipitate, cup-shaped to saddle-shaped or folded operculate discomycetes, often with ± furrowed stipes and greyish, dull brown to black colours. All (?) ectomycorrhizal.

Helvella corium - DK: pile-foldhat

Helvella corium , pile-foldhat, svart begermorkel, svart skålmurkla, Zwarte schotelkluifzwam, Ledrige Lorchel
Illustration and © Jan Vesterholt
Denmark, 2006

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