Observation 203770: Morchella americana Clowez & C. Matherly
When: 2015-05-04
No herbarium specimen

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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 11:56:23 EDT (-0400)

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 12:06:20 EDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2015-05-05 12:08:06 EDT (-0400)
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