Observation 67708: Morchella Dill. ex Pers.
When: 2011-05-20
No herbarium specimen

Notes: This may be a mixed collection.

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habitat
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-04-12 14:39:36 CST (-0600)

was this found in a confier-dominated region of the property?

Thank you Blue!
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2011-05-20 13:59:30 CST (-0600)
Definitely Morchella
By: BlueCanoe
2011-05-20 13:30:51 CST (-0600)

Your specimens are hollow, whereas Verpa sp. are “stuffed” (see image 141184); also, your stems attach to the base of the “caps”, whereas Verpa stems attach at the apex of the cap, letting the cap hang free. Morchella semilibera are called “semi-free” morels because the stem attached halfway (or so) up the inside of the cap.

or Verpa?
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2011-05-20 12:38:21 CST (-0600)

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