Observation 132470: Morchella importuna M.Kuo, O’Donnell & T.J.Volk

When: 2013-04-12

Collection location: Olympia, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Andrew Heath (Quercus)

No specimen available

Growing from “Beauty Bark” mulch in a residential area.


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Recognized by sight: Darker caps, not so much orange staining, big contorted bases, more ladderlike cross-walls to pits

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Thanks Christian
By: Andrew Heath (Quercus)
2014-04-02 18:36:36 CDT (-0500)

Originally I had these on here as Morchella importuna, but was recently made to think Morchella importuna was synonymous with Morchella elata. I went with it on the assumption I misunderstood something in the recent revisions to Morchella.

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