Observation 60190: Helvella L.

When: 2010-07-01

Collection location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA [Click for map]

Who: Mike Kempenich (Gentleman Forager)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

10% (3)
Recognized by sight
79% (1)
Used references: H. lacunosa s.s. is not in North America
See Nguyen, Nhu H., et al. “The Helvella lacunosa species complex in western North America: cryptic species, misapplied names and parasites.” Mycologia 105.5 (2013): 1275-1286.

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By: Mike Kempenich (Gentleman Forager)
2010-12-03 20:43:28 PST (-0800)

I found several over the summer looking for Black trumpets and Chanterelles. I never saw one any bigger that the one you see though. Always the same uniform color you see as well.

By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2010-12-03 19:26:02 PST (-0800)

I see it near Algonquin Park in Ontario.

Are they found this far North and East?? (Minnesota)
By: Mike Kempenich (Gentleman Forager)
2010-12-03 19:17:53 PST (-0800)

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