Jump to content
Join the Unexplained Mysteries community today! It's free and setting up an account only takes a moment.
- Sign In or Create Account -

Darwin fungus re-discovered in Uni pickle jar

2 posts in this topic

Recommended Posts


"An 'edible' fungus first collected 180 years ago by Charles Darwin has been re-discovered in a pickle jar at the back of Cambridge University's Herbarium."

"The peculiar find consists of a series of growths measuring up to an inch across and was named after the world's greatest naturalist - dubbed Cyttaria darwinii."

Full Daily Mail article: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-6699835/Charles-Darwins-slightly-sweet-mucous-tasting-fungus-rediscovered.html

  • Like 1
  • Thanks 1

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites
The Wistman

Great.  Now the pickles taste weird.


  • Haha 2

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.