Clavariadelphus is a genus of club fungi in the family Clavariadelphaceae. The genus has a widespread distribution in temperate areas, and contains an estimated 19 species. The name might mean uterus-shaped club, from the Latin clava meaning club and the Greek delphus meaning uterus.The mushroom is edible and has a sweet taste. The species is high in nutrition and can be used for cooking. It has a pleasant odor and can be sauteed and served for dessert.