Cantharellus

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Noun1.Cantharellus - a well-known genus of fungusCantharellus - a well-known genus of fungus; has funnel-shaped fruiting body; includes the chanterelles
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
Agaricaceae, family Agaricaceae - large family including many familiar mushrooms
Cantharellus cibarius, chantarelle, chanterelle - widely distributed edible mushroom rich yellow in color with a smooth cap and a pleasant apricot aroma
Cantharellus floccosus, floccose chanterelle - a mildly poisonous fungus with a fruiting body shaped like a hollow trumpet
Cantharellus clavatus, pig's ears - an edible agaric with a brown fruiting body that is often compound
Cantharellus cinnabarinus, cinnabar chanterelle - mushroom with a distinctive pink to vermillion fruiting body
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The rest of the medley depends on what's available: the golden chanterelle, white chanterelle, horn of plenty, lobster mushroom, matsutake, cauliflower mushroom, the king bolete (Boletus edulis), which is known as porcini in Italy, cepe in France and steinpilz in Germany.