Observation 67708: Morchella snyderi M. Kuo & Methven

This may be a mixed collection.

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72% (3)
Recognized by sight
-25% (2)
Recognized by sight: Looks like same collection
83% (1)
Recognized by sight: funky old elongated specimens that show sinus btwn. cap and stipe as well as a buttressed stipe.

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By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-04-12 15:39:36 CDT (-0500)

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

Thank you Blue!
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2011-05-20 14:59:30 CDT (-0500)
Definitely Morchella
By: BlueCanoe
2011-05-20 14:30:51 CDT (-0500)

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 13:38:21 CDT (-0500)

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