Observation 44340: Morchella Dill. ex Pers.

When: 2010-04-14

Collection location: Bolivar, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Hamilton (ham)

No specimen available

I call these Morchella deliciosa type morels. Found in American Elm and Tulip Poplar woods.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:58:45 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Bolivar, PA’ to ‘Bolivar, Pennsylvania, USA

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: distribution inconsistency for M. virginiana according to Kuo et al. 2012: M. virginiana apparently is limited to association with L. tulipifera in riparian and upland ecosystems from Virginia to northern Mississippi (O’Donnell et al. 2011).
Used references: Kuo M., Dewsbury D.R., O’donnell K., Rehner S.A., Moore J.D., Moncalvo J., Canfield S.A., Carter M., Stephenson S.L., Methven A., & Volk T.J. “Taxonomic revision of true morels (Morchella) in Canada and the United States.” Mycologia 104.2 (2012): PDF.

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