Mushrooms

Fischer 2545-2550 | Michel 2693-2698 | Scott 2397-2402 | Year of issue 1980 | People's Republic of Poland

Protected poisonous mushrooms.

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2546
2547
Red Cage
(Clathrus ruber)
Parasitic bolete
(Xerocomus parasiticus)
Old-man-of-the-woods
(Strobilomyces floccopus)

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2549
2550
Stinkhorn
(Phallus hadriani)
Cauliflower mushroom
(Sparassis crispa)
Giant puffball
(Langermannia gigantea)

Translations

Okratek czerwony = Red Cage.
Podgrzybek pasożytniczy = Parasitic bolete.
Szyszkowiec szyszkowaty = Old-man-of-the-woods.
Sromotnik fiołkowy = Stinkhorn.
Szmaciak gałęzisty = Cauliflower mushroom.
Purchawica olbrzymia = Giant puffball.

Glossary

Clathrus ruber (Red Cage) is also known as Ornate Stinkhorn, Latticed Stinkhorn or Latticework Fungus.
Xerocomus parasiticus (Parasitic bolete) is also known as Boletus parasiticus.
Phallus hadriani (Stinkhorn) is considered to be a subspecies of Phallus impudicus.
Langermannia gigantea (Giant puffball) is also known as Calvatia gigantea.

Relevant pages

Fischer 948-955

Resources

Mushroom picking in Slavic culture

Mushroom
MushroomExpert.com (www.mushroomexpert.com)
Total mushroom information including mushroom stamps (www.mushworld.com)

Stinkhorn
Boletales
Fungus
Parasite
Puffball

Red Cage (www.mushroomexpert.com)
Parasitic bolete (www.mushroomexpert.com)
Old-man-of-the-woods (www.mushroomexpert.com)
Phallus impudicus and Phallus hadriani (www.mushroomexpert.com)
Cauliflower mushroom (www.mushroomexpert.com)
Giant puffball (www.mushroomexpert.com)