Observation 171609: Helvella L.

When: 2014-07-16

Collection location: Vogel State Park, Blairsville, Georgia, USA [Click for map]

Who: vsumycologylab

No specimen available

Mixed hardwood forest. Two fruiting bodies found near each other both growing off of pieces of bark. Fruiting body featured the stalked cup (apothecia) morphology. The cup was somewhat saddle shaped and measured 2cm in length, 3cm in width, and 1cm in depth. The cup was a dull grayish color with fine hyaline hairs on the exterior. The stipe was 2.5cm in length and .25cm in width. The stipe was smooth and lacked the hairs that were on the cup. No spore print could be obtained.

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Used references: Mushrooms Demystified by D. Arora

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