Observation 64949: Morchella Dill. ex Pers.

When: 2011-03-30

Collection location: Cartersville, Georgia, USA [Click for map]

Who: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)

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The “yellows” as I call them.

I was reading on Kuo’s site that some of the Morchella species names are only correct when dealing with European collections, is this true?



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Morel taxonomy
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-03-31 23:04:23 CST (+0800)

Like many groups is in flux with Kuo stating there are macroscopically identical species which differ microscopically. I am still going with M. esculenta and it looks very nice especially as I look out my window at the remains of a spring snow…

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