Observation 205112: Morchella sect. Morchella

When: 2015-05-20

Collection location: Karkaraly National Park, Karaganda District, Kazakhstan [Click for map]

49.390194° 75.401326° 1102m

Who: Igor (Igor_Yevdokimov)

No specimen available

Morchella Esculenta, Morchellaceae, Pezizales (Yellow Morel = Сморчок съедобный).
Cap is 2-3.5cm wide, 3-6cm high, elongate and narrowly conical, wrinkled, grayish-yellow or light brownish-yellow up to brownish-gray or yellowish-brown longitudinal and radial ribs and long light brownish-yellow or dull yellow pits attached to stalk. Flesh is brittle and hollow. Stalk 3-5 cm long and 1.5-2.5 cm thick, hollow, fluted with some soil at bottom.
Habitat: small groups minor single on soil in pine-tree forest with some birches.
Season: May.
Edibility: delicious (boiling recommended cause sand).


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49.385191°"N”, 75.404278°"E”, 1188m
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49.390194°"N”, 75.401333°"E”, 1104m

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