ink-cap


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ink-cap

n
(Plants) any of several saprotrophic agaricaceous fungi of the genus Coprinus, whose caps disintegrate into a black inky fluid after the spores mature. It includes the shaggy ink-cap (Coprinus comatus), also called lawyer's wig, a distinctive fungus having a white cylindrical cap covered with shaggy white or brownish scales
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ink-cap

[ˈɪŋkˌkæp] n (Bot) → fungo dell'inchiostro
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Local expert Dr Keith Thomas will tell visitors how to tell the difference between a wax-cap and a shaggy ink-cap, and much more.
For two days you can explore beautiful surroundings, discover delicacies like porcini, parasols, blewits, shaggy ink-caps, puffballs and oyster mushrooms, and then taste your finds.