ear fungus


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Noun1.ear fungus - widely distributed edible fungus shaped like a human ear and growing on decaying woodear fungus - widely distributed edible fungus shaped like a human ear and growing on decaying wood
jelly fungus - any fungus of the order Tremellales or Auriculariales whose fruiting body is jellylike in consistency when fresh
Auricularia, genus Auricularia - type genus of the Auriculariaceae
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Mushrooms ranging from sliced buttons to slithery wood ear fungus. Raw tofu, raw eggs, puffy fried tofu and hardboiled, soy sauce-soaked eggs.
Fruiting body of the cloud ear fungus documented from Dkshinakannada region of Karnataka was gelatinous (Fig.ld), laterally attached to the dead wood.
There are multiple variations to this dish as well, some made to appeal to vegetarians by excluding meat and adding water chestnuts, onions, other vegetables, or wood ear fungus.