Observation 66140: Morchella Dill. ex Pers.
When: 2011-04-23
No herbarium specimen

Notes: In mix of poplar, elm, oak, cherry, dogwood, and maple woods.

Proposed Names

57% (7)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Morchella angusticeps does not grow in PA.
-26% (5)
Recognized by sight
-5% (2)
Recognized by sight

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Hamilton (ham)
2011-05-05 13:13:29 PDT (-0700)

you want to argue with someone, do it with someone that’s into that. It ain’t me. Call it what you want to. Bye now.

Name game
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2011-05-05 12:32:29 PDT (-0700)

Again, it is my understanding that in the absence of new names, old names are still valid. This may be of interest: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?ob=ArticleURL&udi=B6WFV-514P61W-1&user=2503449&coverDate=03%2F31%2F2011&rdoc=1&fmt=high&orig=gateway&_origin=gateway&sort=d&docanchor=&view=c&rerunOrigin=google&acct=C000057643&version=1&urlVersion=0&userid=2503449&md5=1b8449c536cb3ac1482362d9d20f874a&searchtype=a

Lacking DNA-extracting capability, I use the valid name that exists. If you can magically deduce the DNA sequence of the specimen from this photograph AND provide me with its name, I will gladly change it.

By: Hamilton (ham)
2011-05-05 10:09:52 PDT (-0700)

To call it a European name in my opinion. Have fun.

Until we have American names
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2011-05-05 08:44:40 PDT (-0700)

It’s a black morel, presently known as A. angusticeps

Black Morel…
By: Hamilton (ham)
2011-04-23 20:20:12 PDT (-0700)

indeed Dan.

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