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Table 1 Fungi sold in Yerevan’s markets

From: Wild plants and fungi sold in the markets of Yerevan (Armenia)

Species Voucher number (ERHM) Widely used Armenian name Ways of use
Agaricus arvensis Schaeff. 10764 Shampinion CUL: Fried, boiled
Agaricus bisporus (J.E. Lange) Imbacha 10683 Shampinion CUL: Fried, boiled, lacto-fermented
Agaricus campestris L.a 10629 Shampinion CUL: Fried, boiled, lacto-fermented
Armillaria sp. 10190 Kotchghasunk CUL: Fried, boiled
Calocybe gambosa (Fr.) Donk 11080 Sharqasunk, garan dmak CUL: Fried, boiled
Cantharellus cibarius Fr. 10774 Aghvesasunk CUL: Fried, boiled, lacto-fermented
Fomes fomentarius (L.) Fr. 11079 Abetasunk DEC: Fruiting bodies used as decorative elements
Ganoderma lucidum (Curtis) P. Karst. 10424 Laqapat abetasunk MED: Sold to be used in Chinese medicine. DEC: Fruiting bodies used as decorative elements
Lactarius deliciosus (L.) Gray 11081 Sheklik CUL: Fried, boiled, lacto-fermented
Lactarius deterrimus Gröger 10328 Sheklik CUL: Fried, boiled, lacto-fermented
Lepista nuda (Bull.) Cooke 10692 Kapuyt sunk CUL: Fried, boiled
Lepista personata (Fr.) Cooke 10694 Kapuyt votikov sunk CUL: Fried, boiled
Marasmius oreades (Bolton) Fr. 10633 Kochghasunk dashti CUL: Fried, boiled
Pleurotus eryngii (DC.) Quél. 10783 Tagavorakan akandjasunk CUL: Fried, boiled, lacto-fermented
Pleurotus ostreatus (Jacq.) P. Kumm.a 10782 Akandjasunk, kakhasunk, tsari sunk, vostresunk CUL: Fried, boiled, lacto-fermented
Suillus granulatus (L.) Roussel 10502 Yuxhasunk CUL: Fried, lacto-fermented
Tricholoma terreum (Schaeff.) P. Kumm. 10604 Sharqasunk mokhraguyn CUL: Fried, lacto-fermented
  1. aArtificially cultivated