Observation 66825: Morchella punctipes Peck

When: 2011-05-02

Collection location: Turkey Point, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Eva Skific (Evica)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

18% (4)
Recognized by sight
-46% (3)
Recognized by sight
91% (2)
Recognized by sight: “new” old name for M. semilibera
Used references: Revision of Morchella taxonomy
Taxonomic revision of true morels (Morchella) in Canada and the United States,
Michael Kuo, et. al

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Morchella gigas
By: Andreas (AK_CCM)
2011-05-02 11:40:54 PDT (-0700)

I think the photos shows a fruitbody of a Half-Free Morel (Morchella gigas, syn. M. semilibera), because the ascocarps of M. esculenta s.l. have more ledges so that the structure looks like honeycombs.
Regards, Andreas

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