Observation 21623: Gyromitra esculenta (Pers.) Fr.

When: 2009-05-31

Collection location: Edgewood Blue, Wells Gray region, British Columbia, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

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Recognized by sight: shape, time of year (in Canada), hardly infula
Based on microscopic features: broader spores than infula

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Just looked very different…
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2009-06-03 14:11:32 PDT (-0700)

from the ones I was calling Gyromitra esculenta before. Those all have a very distinctive dark purplish cast and much more gyrose cap. Maybe neither are true Gyromitra esculenta!

Created: 2009-06-03 12:13:26 PDT (-0700)
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