Observation 94033: Morchella prava Dewsbury, Moncalvo, J.D.Moore & M.Kuo

When: 2012-03-24

Collection location: Boone Co., Missouri, USA [Click for map]

38.893171° -92.436218°

Who: Calvin Herl (webjunkie)

No specimen available

Found in River Bottom under cotton wood tree

Proposed Names

26% (1)
Recognized by sight
70% (4)
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Recognized by sight: Random pits, occurs in the east in river bottoms.
Used references: Kuo, et. al. study on Morchella classification.
45% (2)
Recognized by sight: common blonde morel

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the thickness of the ridges at yellow maturity …
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2015-05-14 11:40:37 -05 (-0500)

leans this towards prava. but other than those, I wouldn’t exactly call this a "distorted " fruit body!

americana also occurs along river banks.

gosh, even morel names are pretty cryptic!

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