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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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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

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January 24, 2015

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

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November 23, 2014

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

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November 1, 2014

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

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October 18, 2014

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

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October 19, 2013

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

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October 19, 2013

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

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December 18, 2013

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

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November 24, 2013

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

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November 3, 2013

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

Observer

leptonia

Date

January 2, 2016

Description

Extremely young, small specimens

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

Observer

leptonia

Date

August 27, 2014

Description

Pair in first image are in-situ on fallen log that was suspended about a meter off the ground (and fairly intact).

The stipes of all collections of this species in AK that I saw were more intensely purplish than most central CA collections I see.

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

Observer

leptonia

Date

January 31, 2009

Description

~ 10 fruitbodies widely scattered on mossy, woody debris and decaying wood.

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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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