Observation 203770: Morchella americana Clowez & C. Matherly

When: 2015-05-04

Collection location: Charlottesville, Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Michael Waisberg (waisberg)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: newest name for the (probably) most common eastern NA large yellow morel.

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The species name Morchella esculenta…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-05-05 17:56:23 SAST (+0200)

no longer applies to any NA morel. Molecular studies support the hypothesis that American morchella species differ from the European ones.

Created: 2015-05-04 18:06:20 SAST (+0200)
Last modified: 2015-05-05 18:08:06 SAST (+0200)
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