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    • Gyromitra infula
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    • Saddle-shaped False Morel
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    • Oreja de ratón

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darmozrac

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April 14, 2016 08:08 AM NZST

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gwark

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August 4, 2012

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rihorn

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May 3, 2015 01:14 PM NZST

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Growing in mix of pine and native understory. Quite a few along side and within sight of the Nydia Track

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ashley2

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May 3, 2015 11:09 AM CDT

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Oregon, IL

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March 15, 2015 10:17 AM PDT

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January 18, 2015 12:34 PM PST

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damontighe

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January 11, 2015 11:30 AM PST

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cooperj

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March 26, 2011

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aunty

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May 21, 2014

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tony_wills

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June 6, 2009

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False morel type mushroom that came up in the same area (usually along an unused track, later on the bank above) over a number of years. I haven't seen it lately, nor have I ever seen it elsewhere.

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puffball

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April 26, 2014

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stevepawson

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May 7, 2013 11:46 AM NZST
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Description from Wikipedia

Gyromitra infula, commonly known as the hooded false morel or the elfin saddle, is a member of the ascomycete mushrooms in the family Helvellaceae. The dark reddish-brown caps of the fruit bodies develop a characteristic saddle-shape in maturity, and the ends of both saddle lobes are drawn out to sharp tips that project above the level of the fruiting body. The stem is white or flushed pale brown, smooth on the outside, but hollow with some...

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