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Morchella elata sensu Phillips 2006 Fr., 1822 (a morel)

Sets of Photographs

These relate to individual finds ("biological records") of the organism.

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

BMS Slide Collection, 2002, Morchella elata, Field Mycology, Vol 3 (2): 47 (illustration) Morchella elata

Morchella elata sensu Phillips 2006 may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore shooters, ascomycete)
(cup fungus)
Macromycetes (via Morchellaceae) Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) This is the morel with the parabolic to conical cap, with vertical ribs and stipe narrower than the cap so there is a band of sterile tissue between the stipe apex and the start of the hymenium. The cap is usually dark brown.
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