Observation 163773: Morchella Dill. ex Pers.
When: 2014-04-17

Notes: Growing in the “American Fire” zone of 2013.
Spores ~ 15.3-25.0 X 11.9-15.3 microns,ellipsoid and no oil droplets.
These match fairly closely to Kuo’s Morchella capitata which was superseded by Morchella exuberans.

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Used references: Ascomycete Fungi of North America by M. Berg, Alan Bessette, Arleen Bessette.
Taxonomic revision of true morels in Canada and the United States; Michael Kuo et. al. Mycologia 104(5) 2012.
83% (1)
Recognized by sight: DNA analysis is need to differentiate NA burn morels (excepting M. tomentosa)

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