The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
the Russian name for the edible mushroom Boletus scaber of the family Boletaceae. Other edible species of Boletaceae, those united in the genus (or subgenus) Leccinum, are sometimes called obabok.
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